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The Outrider Podcast: Genre Wars with Jenn Zukowski

March 23, 2015 by


Back in February, Kazuo Ishiguro made a comment in an NY Times article about him and his new novel, The Sleeping Giant, that made Ursula K. Le Guin upset enough to write an article defending the fantasy genre and reviewing Ishiguro’s book . . . unfavorably. I had read the Electric Literature article and shrugged. […]

The Outrider Podcast Episode 29 Lynn Sloan

March 9, 2015 by


In this episode I talk with author Lynn Sloan about the ghettoization of writers, the assumption of quiet domesticity, the fact that old white men aren’t alone on top of the great mountain of literature, and her years as a photographer, including her time in New York working for a major magazine that made a […]