135. Folklore, Myth, and Narrative w/ Marie Brennan

13 Mar

Folklore, narrative, and dragons, oh my!  Marie Brennan, author of A Natural History of Dragons: A Memoir by Lady Trent (among other great novels), joins us to discuss the influence and relevance of folklore to narrative, her new book, genre fiction, and much more.

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

Episode 135 — Download (MP3)

A Natural History of Dragons by Marie Brennan

Intro and Discussion (0:00 – 1:24:40)

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

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2 Responses to “135. Folklore, Myth, and Narrative w/ Marie Brennan”


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