GGG#88: Annalee Newitz

 

 
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Annalee Newitz, editor of io9.com, joins us to discuss her new book Scatter, Adapt, and Remember, about earth’s history of mass extinctions and how we can survive the next one.

Panel Topic: Rationalism in Science Fiction

Guest Geek: Julia Galef

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GGG#87: Alaya Dawn Johnson

 

 
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Alaya Dawn Johnson, author of The Summer Prince, joins us to discuss the romance of dying young, her secret past writing Veronica Mars fanfic, and why a vampire story just isn’t the same without period blood.

Panel Topic: Star Trek Into Darkness

Guest Geeks: E.C. Myers and Emily Asher-Perrin

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GGG#86: Rick Yancey

 

 
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Rick Yancey, author of the alien invasion thriller The 5th Wave, joins us to discuss the problem with Hollywood aliens, why you should always google your character names, and whether he’ll be getting a gold-plated elephant parade.

Panel Topic: Science Fiction Podcasting

Guest Geek: Mur Lafferty

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GGG#85: Joe Hill

 

 
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Joe Hill, author of Locke & Key and NOS4A2, joins us to discuss torture porn, goofing on his dad Stephen King, and whether or not he’s part of the War on Christmas.

Panel Topic: Recent Horror Movies

Guest Geek: Brittany Geragotelis

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GGG#84: Austin Grossman

 

 
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Austin Grossman, author of Soon I Will Be Invincible and You, joins us to discuss ludology, the ultimate game, and his love/hate relationship with Dr. Horrible.

Panel Topic: Video Games

Guest Geek: Ted Kosmatka

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GGG#83: Hugh Howey

 

 
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Hugh Howey, author of the runaway indie hit Wool, joins us to discuss encouraging fan fiction, riding in Ernest Cline’s Delorean, and dancing in clownfish slippers.

Panel Topic: Self-Publishing

Guest Geek: Tobias Buckell

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GGG#82: Robert J. Sawyer

 

 
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Robert J. Sawyer, author of Triggers and Red Planet Blues, joins us to discuss scientists on TV, fisticuffs on Mars, and appearing as a guest on Naked News.

Panel Topic: Space Marine Trademark

Guest Geek: Matt London

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GGG#81: Nalo Hopkinson

 

 
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Nalo Hopkinson, author of Brown Girl in the Ring and Sister Mine, joins us to discuss the sexual subtext of “Goblin Market,” the fallout from RaceFail ’09, and creating a character who used to be Jimi Hendrix’s guitar.

Panel Topic: Weirdest Movies Ever

Guest Geek: Matt London

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GGG#80: Gregory Maguire

 

 
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Gregory Maguire, author of the bestselling novel Wicked, joins us to discuss his days as a peace activist, his favorite science fiction authors, and his impressions of the upcoming film Oz the Great and Powerful.

Panel Topic: The Wizard of Oz

Guest Geek: Douglas Cohen

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GGG#79: Karen Russell

 

 
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Karen Russell, author of Swamplandia! and Vampires in the Lemon Grove, joins us to discuss her secret science fiction habit, feeling like the Bernie Madoff of fiction, and whether or not she’s ticklish.

Panel Topic: Weirdest Stories Ever

Guest Geek: Lynne M. Thomas

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