Podcast

Kate Cuthbert - romance publisher

Romancing the Reader: Kate Cuthbert, Anne Gracie and Sarah Mayberry

Romancing the Reader Kate Cuthbert of Escape Publishing, the electronic arm of Harlequin here in Melbourne, invited authors Anne Gracie and Sarah Mayberry to join …

Angela Slatter talks vampires

Vampires then and now: discussion with special guests

“We don’t need no edjucashun” sang Pink Floyd; sadly, on the topic of vampires, I can’t join the chorus. Authors Jason Nahrung and Angela Slatter …

Razorhurst by Justine Larbalestier - book launch

Razorhurst by Justine Larbalestier – book launch

On a cold winter’s evening – July 8 to be exact – at the close of the Guardians of the Galaxy 17 minute preview I …

Dr Anne Richards on dancing furiously (in the publishing industry)

Dr Anne Richards on dancing furiously (in the publishing industry)

Late in 2013, Dr Anne Richards, Adjunct Research Fellow at Griffiths University, delivered a keynote speech to the Small Press Network conference in Melbourne, titled …

Keelen Mailman on Power, racism and advocacy

Keelen Mailman on Power, racism and advocacy

For the past 17 years Keelen Mailman has lived and worked on Mount Tabor, a cattle station subject to Native Title. Mending and building fences, putting …

Queer is not all that hard: on writing LGBT characters

Queer is not all that hard: on writing LGBT characters

Traci Castleberry, Matt Cresswell and Melissa Scott joined me to discuss diversity with a focus on how to include gender and sexually diverse characters. The …

Almighty Johnsons - season 3, award-winning TV series

Almighty Johnsons – season 3, award-winning TV series

A review by Nalini Haynes Skip to video interview or listen to the same interview in podcast (above). The Almighty Johnsons TV series opens on Axl’s 21st …

Photo fo Sean Williams by Scott Westerfeld

World-building in near-future science fiction: author discussion

Today’s special guests are Sean Williams, Marianne de Pierres, John Birmingham and Meg Mundell. World-building in near-future science fiction Contents list (click for quick-links without …

Rachel Swirsky at World Fantasy 2011 by Folly Blaine

Women Destroy Science Fiction podcast

Today I have three special guests talking about a topic close to my own heart; Galen Dara, Wendy N Wagner and Rachel Swirsky from Lightspeed …