Romance is more than just a genre. It can drive the narrative or exist as an element of a larger theme. We apply our limited expertise to a discussion of all things romantic in genre fiction. Hedgehogs and badgers and bears, oh my!
Fellow Viable Paradise XIII alum Julia Rios currently edits poetry and reprints for Uncanny magazine. She’s edited fiction for Strange Horizons and other projects, and she is also a writer and podcaster. She joins us for fascinating discussions of editing and poetry, and even shares an extemporaneous Batman poem! It’s a poetry SLAM BAM POW!
Bram Stoker Award winning author Paul Tremblay scared the hell out of readers with last year’s A Head Full of Ghosts. Prepare for a new scare as Disappearance at Devil’s Rock releases on June 21st. Paul joins the Narrators for an in-depth discussion of his work. And a special surprise appearance frightens the horror master himself!
Bonus mini-interview! Cath cornered James Tiptree, Jr. Award co-winner Eugene Fischer at Wiscon and asked about his award-winning story.