Five questions with Alex Harrow

Five questions with Alex Harrow

Rogues have long been fan favourites in a lot of sci-fi fandoms, from Han Solo and Jim Kirk to Wydrin in The Copper Cat. We love these morally ambiguous trouble-makers at Breaking the Glass Slipper, which is why we are so excited to introduce you to Damian from Alex...
Alternate histories with Mary Robinette Kowal

Alternate histories with Mary Robinette Kowal

Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSSAlternate history narratives – regardless of whether they have overt fantasy or sci-fi elements – are ultimately ‘what if’ narratives. This is the same basic principle underlying all speculative fiction, so...
Five questions with Agnes Gomillion

Five questions with Agnes Gomillion

I’m not saying I started this podcast as a way to defend my increasingly expensive reading habit, but… I definitely did just that! And it is books like Agnes Gomillion’s The Record Keeper that continue to make me excited about genre fiction. If...
Alien at 40: The making of a feminist icon

Alien at 40: The making of a feminist icon

Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSSIn 1979, one of the most seminal sci-fi films ever made was shown for the first time on the big screen. Ridley Scott’s Alien is a dark, disturbing and downright terrifying addition to the Hollywood Hall of...