The Writer and the Critic: Episode 38

The latest episode of our podcast is now available for direct download and streaming from the website or via subscription from iTunes. Feedback is most welcome! This very special episode of The Writer and the Critic was recorded live at Continuum 10 -- the Melbourne speculative fiction and pop culture convention -- which this year … Continue reading The Writer and the Critic: Episode 38

False Equivalence: An Amusing Illustration by Jim C. Hines

Back in January, when I wasn't blogging, one of my perpetually open tabs was this post by Jim C. Hines in which he attempted to reproduce the ways in which females are often posed on genre book covers. His conclusion was that: My sense is that most of these covers are supposed to convey strong, … Continue reading False Equivalence: An Amusing Illustration by Jim C. Hines