Episode 283: Kelly Robson and the Waters of Versailles

Episode 283: Kelly Robson and the Waters of Versailles

When Gary and I were in Kansas City for MidAmericon 2, the 74th World Science Fiction Convention last month, we were fortunate enough to sit down with a handful of really interesting people.  One of the highlights was getting to chat with the Hugo, Nebula, World Fantasy, and Sturgeon award nomination author of “Waters of Versailles”, Kelly Robson. In what was a really enjoyable conversation, we discussed Kelly’s work, starting a writing career a little later in life, and a lot more….

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Episode 282: Michael Swanwick, Kij Johnson and the Craft of Short Fiction

Episode 282: Michael Swanwick, Kij Johnson and the Craft of Short Fiction

Over the past several years we’ve been fortunate to record episodes of the Coode Street Podcast in front of a live audience. One of the highlights of MidAmericon 2, the 74th World Science Fiction Convention was when we got to sit down with convention Guest of Honor Michael Swanwick and award-winning author Kij Johnson to discuss the craft of short fiction. Our discussion focusses entirely on the writing of James Tiptree Jr’s classic novelette “The Women Men Don’t See“. We think, modestly, that it’s one…

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Copyright

Copyright

A quick note on copyright and Coode Street. The Coode Street Podcast and all of its episodes are copyright Coode Street Productions and Gary K. Wolfe. They may not be copied, transcribed or reused without written permission. If you would like to use a transcription of any episode of the Coode Street Podcast please email Jonathan or Gary to request permission.  

On hiatus

On hiatus

Gary and Jonathan were supposed to record an episode this weekend, but that didn’t quite work out, as sometimes happens. And now they’re on hiatus again. This coming weekend Jonathan’s travelling to the United States for MidAmericon 2 and the following weekend he and Gary are actually at the convention, possibly recording some episodes. After that who knows? At the moment they expect to return on the weekend of August 27/28 with a new Coode St and a new Coode…

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Episode 281: Liza Trombi, books we’re looking forward to, and more

Episode 281: Liza Trombi, books we’re looking forward to, and more

This week, in a quick episode recorded between hiatuses, we are joined by Locus Editor-in Chief Liza Groen Trombi to discuss the upcoming WorldCon, how Locus approaches covering the event, and books we’ve read recently and liked, and books we’re looking forward to. As always, our thanks to Liza for making the time to be on the podcast and we hope you enjoy the episode.