333. Malka Older (a.k.a. The Information Broker) — Null States (An Interview)

5 Sep

Information, challenging assumptions, and celebrity politicians, oh my! Paul interviews Malka Older, author of Infomocracy, about the second book in her Centenal Cycle, Null States. Malka shares how her experiences as an NGO worker in Darfur helped shape Null States, how having a global perspective is crucial to exploring micro-democracies, and the differences between campaigning and governing.

We hope you enjoy the episode!

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

Episode 333 — Download (MP3)

Show Notes:

Null States Cover

Our new intro music comes “The Launch” by Chronox (CC BY 4.0), which has been slightly modified to include sound effects and for length purposes.

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


2 Responses to “333. Malka Older (a.k.a. The Information Broker) — Null States (An Interview)”


  1. State of the Blog and Weekend Links: September 10, 2017 | SF Bluestocking - September 10, 2017

    […] Malka Older’s Null States comes out on September 19. It’s amazing, and you should definitely pre-order it, but if you aren’t sold yet, you can listen to her interview at Skiffy and Fanty. […]

  2. Top 10 Posts and Episodes for September 2017 | The Skiffy and Fanty Show - October 7, 2017

    […] Episode 333:  Malka Older (a.k.a. The Information Broker) — Null States (An Interview) […]

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