Several of the 2020 Hugo nominees for Novella and Novelette will be joining Gadi on Essence of Wonder with Gadi Evron, including Seanan McGuire, Sarah Gailey, Siobhan Carroll, and Amal El-Mohtar. Facilitating the discussions will be Vincent Docherty and Karen Castelletti.
Genre-shaping Grand Master Joe Haldeman and the 2020 Hugo finalists for Best Novel, Alix E. Harrow, Seanan McGuire, Arkady Martine, and Kameron Hurley, will be joining Gadi on Saturday, June 6th.
David Brin, world-renowned author and public intellectual, and the Hugo Awards finalists for Best Professional Artist, will be joining Gadi, Karen Castelletti, and Sara Felix on the show on Saturday (30 May). Tammy Coxen will come back to teach us how to mix The Hugo Cocktail.
Charlaine Harris will interview Patricia Briggs about her new Mercy Thompson book: Smoke Bitten. Then Dana Cameron and Toni Kelner (a.k.a. Leigh Perry) will join them for geeky shenanigans in a panel discussion about Worldbuilding (and maybe pets). Join us for this special show with The Leading Ladies of Urban Fantasy this Saturday (23 May).
On Saturday (16 May) professionals in the field of influence operations (“Fake News”) will join Gadi, Sounil Yu, and special guest David Weber to discuss how disinformation can be countered from an operational standpoint, as well as its effects on society and policy.
Cory Doctorow will join us on Saturday (9 May) to talk on DRM, Right to Repair, and COVID-19/Med-Tech, read from “Unauthorized Bread”, and moderate a panel discussion featuring Martin Roesch, Keren Elazari, Ron Gula, Dmitry Alperovich, and Caleb Sima, discussing the challenges of digital policy when facing security and privacy realities,
In Episode 2 of Essence of Wonder, Gadi Evron and Christopher J. Garcia hosted author David Farland a.k.a. Dave Wolverton [Wikipedia] for an interview and a reading. Also on theContinue reading “Show Notes for Episode 2: David Farland Interviewed by Christopher J. Garcia”
Show notes and recording available here. On Saturday (May 2nd) at 3 PM Eastern special guest Malka Older will be joining Gadi and co-host Karen Castelletti for the fourth episodeContinue reading “Malka Older: A Writer, International Disaster Responder, and Much More”
Join us for an online interview with David Farland (a.k.a. Dave Wolverton). A special guest host will be joining Gadi for the occasion, Hugo winning fanzine editor, Christopher J Garcia.Continue reading “David Farland Interview With Hugo Winning Fanzine Editor Christopher J Garcia”
On Saturday the 25th, Esther MacCallum-Stewart and James Bacon will join Gadi to co-host the show, featuring two discussion panels on Leadership in Crisis (with and without Covid-19 in mind), with former and future chairs (and bid chairs) of Worldcon, World Fantasy Con, and Eastercon, along with some others thrown into the mix such as the chair of the hacker conference DerbyCon, and a world-recognized leadership expert. We will also interview a special guest: The founder of the Concellation 2020 Facebook group.