Rocket Talk: A Podcast

Rocket Talk Episode 53: Renee Williams and Shaun Duke

In this week’s podcast episode, Justin talks with Renee Williams and Shaun Duke, editors of Speculative Fiction 2014. Available now from Book Smugglers Publishing, SpecFic ’14 is a survey of the years best online reviews, essays, and commentary. The conversation covers the contents of the anthology, the year’s themes, and the mechanics of identifying what makes a piece of non-fiction “the best.”

Renee is a blogger at Lady Business and Strange Horizons, a staff member at Archive of Our Own, and an unabashed fan of Bucky Barnes as portrayed by Sebastian Stan. She is also a dominant Tumblr at Subverting the Text and can be found on Twitter @renay.

Shaun is the host of the Hugo nominated Skiffy and Fanty Podcast and, a new podcast, Totally Pretentious. He’s also the blogger in residence at The World in the Satin Bag. He’s a graduate instructor, studying Caribbean literature and science fiction. He also likes Bucky, and can be found on Twitter @shaunduke.

Rocket Talk, Episode 53 (53:31)

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