242. Charles Gannon (a.k.a. the Space Merchant) — Fire with Fire (An Interview at LonCon3)

18 Dec

Space battles, academia, and lorry beeps, oh my!  Charles E. Gannon joins Shaun at LonCon3 / Worldcon to discuss his work, politics and art, postcolonialism and hegemony, his novel, Fire with Fire, and a whole host of other fascinating topics.  What more could you ask for?

We hope you enjoy the episode!

Note:  If you have iTunes and like this show, please give us a review on our iTunes page, or feel free to email us with your thoughts about the show!

Here’s the episode (show notes are below):

Episode 242 — Download (MP3)

 

Show Notes:

Our new intro music is “Time Flux” by Revolution Void (CC BY 3.0).

That’s all, folks!  Thanks for listening.  See you next week.

Around the Podosphere: Podcasts of Note for 12/17/2014

17 Dec

Here’s what we’ve been listening to in the podcast world.  What about you?

On Writing:

On Books:

On Movies:

On Conspiracies:

On Gaming:

#29. Ms. Marvel (Vol. 1: No Normal) w/ Mahvesh Murad and Usman Malik

17 Dec

Diverse heroes, super hands, and Wolverine squee festivals, oh my! Mahvesh Murad and Usman Malik join us all the way from Pakistan to discuss the first volume (issues 1-5) of G. Willow Wilson’s Ms. Marvel.  What more do you need to know?  Go on.  Download it!

We hope you enjoy the episode!

Spoiler Alert:  the following podcast contains spoilers for the film being reviewed; if you wish to see the film without having it ruined for you, download this podcast and save it for later.Ms. Marvel Vol. 1 -- No Normal

Download the episode here.

Note:  If you have iTunes and like this show, please give us a review on our iTunes page, or feel free to email us with your thoughts about the show!

Show Notes:

Our new intro music is “Time Flux” by Revolution Void (CC BY 3.0). Additional music from “Lost Frontier” and “Thunder Dreams” Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com) Licensed under Creative Commons Attribution 3.0.

That’s all, folks!  Thanks for listening.  See you next week.

241. Finnish SF w/ Jukka Halme, Maria Turtschaninoff, Tero Ykspetäjä, and Janos Honkonen (the World SF Tour)

16 Dec

Moomin’s, symphonic metal, and Worldcon bids, oh my!  In this special World SF Tour episode, we’re joined by Jukka Halme, Maria Turtschaninoff, Tero Ykspetäjä, and Janos Honkonen to discuss Finnish SF and fandom, the Helsinki Worldcon bid (VOTE), Finnish film and literature, and a whole lot more!

We hope you enjoy the episode!

Note:  If you have iTunes and like this show, please give us a review on our iTunes page, or feel free to email us with your thoughts about the show!

Here’s the episode (show notes are below):

Episode 241 — Download (MP3)

Helsinki in 2017 Worldcon Bid!

Show Notes:

Our new intro music is “Time Flux” by Revolution Void (CC BY 3.0).

That’s all, folks!  Thanks for listening.  See you next week.

240. José Iriarte (a.k.a. the Goblin King) — An Interview at ICFA w/ Special Guest, Keffy!

15 Dec

Mad houses, magical realism, and diasporas, oh my!  José Iriarte joins Shaun, Julia, and special interviewer guest robogoblin, Keffy, to discuss his short fiction, Cuban literature, diasporas and immigration, language and translation, and much more!

We hope you enjoy the episode!

Note:  If you have iTunes and like this show, please give us a review on our iTunes page, or feel free to email us with your thoughts about the show!

Here’s the episode (show notes are below):

Episode 240 — Download (MP3)

Show Notes:

Our new intro music is “Time Flux” by Revolution Void (CC BY 3.0). Additional music from “Lost Frontier” and “Thunder Dreams” Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com) Licensed under Creative Commons Attribution 3.0.

That’s all, folks!  Thanks for listening.  See you next week.

239. Mac and Me (1988) — A Torture Cinema “Adventure”

14 Dec

McDonald’s Dance Parties, alien vacuums, and Paul Rudd’s pranks, oh my!  The crew assembles to discuss the childhood classic, Mac and Me (1988), putting Shaun in the awkward position of having to defend his childhood!  Also:  we have a dance party (maybe).

We hope you enjoy the episode!

Note:  If you have iTunes and like this show, please give us a review on our iTunes page, or feel free to email us with your thoughts about the show!

Here’s the episode (show notes are below):

Episode 239 — Download (MP3)

Mac and Me (1988)

Show Notes:

Our new intro music is “Time Flux” by Revolution Void (CC BY 3.0). Additional music from “Lost Frontier” and “Thunder Dreams” Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com) Licensed under Creative Commons Attribution 3.0.

That’s all, folks!  Thanks for listening.  See you next week.

238. Lee Harris (a.k.a. the Odyssey) at CONvergence

13 Dec

Wordsmiths, novellas, and editorial legacies, oh my!  Lee Harris, (now) former senior editor of Angry Robot Books and (now) new novella editor for Tor.com’s The Imprint, joins Paul and Shaun to discuss editing, the world of genre fiction, and much more!

We hope you enjoy the episode!

Note:  If you have iTunes and like this show, please give us a review on our iTunes page, or feel free to email us with your thoughts about the show!

Here’s the episode (show notes are below):

Episode 238 — Download (MP3)

 Show Notes:

Our new intro music is “Time Flux” by Revolution Void (CC BY 3.0).

That’s all, folks!  Thanks for listening.  See you next week.

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