Archive for July 2019

Perry and David discuss:

  • Introduction
  • Perry's overseas trip
  • Hugo Time Machine 1955
  • They'd Rather Be Right by Mark Clifton and Frank Riley
  • The Darfsteller by Walter M. Miller, Jr.
  • Allamagoosa by Eric Frank Russell
  • Kate Atkinson
  • Case Histories by Kate Atkinson
  • One Good Turn by Kate Atkinson
  • When Will There Be Good News? by Kate Atkinson
  • Started Early, Took My Dog by Kate Atkinson
  • Life After Life by Kate Atkinson
  • John Le Carre's Karla trilogy
  • The Spy Who Came In From the Cold by John Le Carre
  • Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy by John Le Carre
  • An Honourable Schoolboy by John Le Carre
  • Smiley's People by John Le Carre
  • Windup

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David and Perry discuss:

  • What are fanzines?
  • Amateur Press Associations
  • John Bangsund and ANZAPA
  • They also interview Bruce Gillespie, who talks about:

    • Melton
    • Bacchus Marsh
    • Hears about fandom
    • ASFR
    • Invited to stay with Bangsund
    • Meeting Harding, Turner, et al
    • First convention, MSFC
    • First 'fanzine' produced as schoolboy
    • Duplicators
    • Starting to produce fanzines
    • ANZAPA
    • Sent to Ararat
    • First two issues of SFC
    • Response from o/seas
    • Critical reviews of SF outside academia
    • John Foyster
    • Resigning from teaching in Ararat
    • Meets Gerald Murnane
    • Acquires own duplicator
    • Aussiecon
    • 1977 extraordinary year
    • How have things changed?
    • Nostrilia Press
    • IBM Composer
    • Typesetting for Highland House & others
    • Desktop publishing comes in
    • Applying this to fanzines
    • Modern challenges
    • Bill Burns' Efanzine site
    • Comeback of fanzines
    • Will you continue?
    • Awards
  • Windup

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Perry and David discuss:

  • Are you a serial or parallel reader?
  • Hugo Time Machine 1954
  • Fahrenheit 451 by Ray Bradbury
  • The Telling by Ursula Le Guin
  • A Case of Conscience by James Blish
  • The Sparrow by Mary Doria Russell
  • Chesley Bonestell
  • Ex Machina

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