Archive for June 2019

Perry and David, and their guest Leigh Edmonds talk about:

  • Perihelion Summer by Greg Egan
  • Whose Body? by Dorothy Sayers
  • The Way We Live Now by Anthony Trollope
  • A Series of Unfortunate Events by Lemony Snicket
  • Problem of walled gardens of content
  • Geographical restrictions on content
  • Interview with Leigh Edmonds
    • Both past and future are unknowable
    • England in the 17th Century
    • Both SF and history written for the present
    • History of Technology
    • Tax office as example of technological change
    • History of Australia as a struggle to overcome distance
    • Science Fiction and history
    • The reason to read SF
    • History of SF fandom
    • Period of radical change in Australia
    • The sub-cultures of Melbourne
    • The change in Australian culture
    • SF floods into the country
    • The Sydney Push
    • Importance of letters and fanzines in early years
    • Fundamental change due to computers
    • Difficulty of publishing a fanzine
    • Fanzine publishing before WWII
    • Passing on technique
    • Why the history of fandom needs to be written about
  • Windup

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Perry and David talk about:

  • Hugo Short Fiction
  • Hugo Time Machine 1953
    • The Demolished Man
    • Galaxy Magazine
  • Hugo Novels
    • Trail of Lightning by Rebecca Roanhorse
    • Revanant Gun by Yoon Ha Lee
  • The Expanse Series by James S. A. Corey
  • Standard Ebooks
  • Copyright
  • Such is Life by Joseph Furphy
  • An Unkindness of Ghosts by Rivers Solomon
  • Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse
  • All is True movie
  • Wind-up

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