The Sword and Laser (Audio)

Tom Merritt and Veronica Belmont

Arts, Literature

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S&L Podcast - #165 - SciFi is Finally Literature!

March 5th, 2014

Episode 46 of 243 episodes

We kick off our March book pick, Altered Carbon by Richard K. Morgan, ponder the brief career of Jonathan Ross as LonCon MC, and discover that at least Houghton Mifflin thinks SciFi is lit.Direct download here!WHAT ARE WE DRINKING? Tom: Yorkshire Gold Tea Veronica: Napa Smith Brewery Wheat Beer QUICK BURNS The Wertzone: WorldCon 2014 announces Jonathan Ross to host Hugo Awards, controversy follows, Ross withdraws Another Layer of J.J. Abrams and Doug Dorst's Book Onion Science fiction and fantasy are now officially part of American Literature FINALISTS: 2013 Nebula Awards (With Free Fiction Links!) - SF Signal FINALISTS: 2013 Aurealis Awards - SF Signal CALENDAR TV, MOVIES AND VIDEO GAMES Lara Takes On HBO and Game of Thrones in an Open Letter | Saurian Saint The Wertzone: GAME OF THRONES Season 4 fan trailer NBC's 'Heroes' is coming back | Inside TV | EW.com BOOK KICK-OFF Altered Carbon by Richard K. Morgan Altered Carbon Wikipedia article Richard K. Morgan Wikipedia article BARE YOUR SWORD Did you get to read fantasy in school? Written accents annoying or what? Anthology cover reveal.

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