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Greater Boston

Alexander Danner & Jeff Van Dreason

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Greater Boston is a bi-monthly full-cast audio drama that blends the real and the unreal, the historical and the fantastical. It all begins with the death of Leon Stamatis, a man for whom the least hint of uncertainty makes life unbearable. But by leaving the world, he has irrevocably changed it. Greater Boston is written and produced by Alexander Danner and Jeff Van Dreason. A production of ThirdSight Media LLC.
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Imaginary Worlds sounds like what would happen if NPR went to ComicCon and decided that’s all they ever wanted to cover. Host Eric Molinsky spent over a decade working as a public radio reporter and producer, and he uses those skills to create thoughtful, sound-rich episodes about science fiction, fantasy, and other genres of speculative fiction. Every other week, he talks with comic book artists, game designers, novelists, screenwriters, filmmakers, and fans about how they craft their world ...
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One of the longest running Pokemon podcasts, PUCL covers the many facets of Pokemon. We talk about video games, battling, community news, anime and manga, trainer tips, and more! Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.
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khōréō magazine

khōréō magazine, Inc.

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khōréō is a quarterly magazine of speculative fiction and migration. We publish fiction, non-fiction, and art by immigrant and diaspora authors and artists. Winner of the 2022 Ignyte Award for Best Fiction Podcast.
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Genre-bending, sonically immersive fiction & true horror stories that reflect the darkest, most twisted parts of the human psyche. In the tradition of great horror and speculative fiction anthologies such as The Twilight Zone or Alfred Hitchcock presents, these unsettling & scary stories will leave you thinking long after the final words of each episode. Listen to Don't Go, the story of a man who receives an ominous message that changes everything. Dine at Fear Farm, the world's most exclusi ...
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CatsCast

Escape Artists, Inc.

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CatsCast publishes fun speculative cat stories. We hope that each story leaves its cat-loving listeners a little happier -- or at least amused or hopeful -- after listening than they were before.
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AntipodeanSF Radio Show is devoted to the regular weekly presentation of fabulous and original science-fiction, fantasy, or horror mini-stories of about 500 words each.
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Your favorite CamCat audiobooks as serialized podcasts: chilling mysteries, suspenseful thrillers, romantic fantasies, speculative fiction, and good ‘ole westerns to quench your thirst for unputdownable genre fiction.
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Fantastic Fiction at KGB is a monthly speculative fiction reading series held at the famous KGB bar in NYC, and hosted by Ellen Datlow and Matthew Kressel. Some of our past readers include N.K. Jemisin, Joe Hill, Jeffrey Ford, Scott Westerfeld, Kelly Link, China Miéville, Nancy Kress, Paul Tremblay, Joyce Carol Oates, Samuel R. Delany, Holly Black, Michael Swanwick, Kit Reed, Peter Straub, Catherynne M. Valente, Jeff VanderMeer, Scott Lynch, Elizabeth Bear and many other talented authors.
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Mythgard Academy

Mythgard Institute

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Mythgard Academy aims to make engaging discussions of fantasy and science fiction literature free and open to everyone. The Mythgard Academy program features live discussions with Dr. Corey Olsen, The Tolkien Professor, and other experts on speculative fiction. Books are nominated and voted on by our supporters, and recordings are available for free via podcast and the Signum University YouTube channel.
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Get ready for an otherworldly adventure with Makeshift Stories! A sci-fi, fantasy, and speculative fiction podcast for anyone who craves the thrill of the unknown and unexpected. Twice a month, buckle up for an epic journey through possible futures, space, alternate realities, and beyond. Are you ready to explore uncharted territories and discover the unimaginable? Tune in and let your imagination soar!
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Celebrating excellence in Speculative Fiction! Join Magnus, Gordon, and a rotating panel of guests as we explore the ever-expanding boundaries of science fiction and fantasy literature, from the classics of the Pulp and Golden Ages to the hottest new releases!
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Join Gina each week as she reads her short stories, novellas, and novels of science fiction, speculative fiction, and fantasy. Gina A. Pond is the author of the Survey Intragalactic Series. She is also a Twitch streamer and Wiccan Christian pastor. You can find out more information about her, links to her books, and other stuff at revginapond.net.
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SAYER

Adam Bash

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SAYER is a narrative fiction podcast set on Earth’s man-made second moon, Typhon. The eponymous SAYER is a highly advanced, self-aware AI created to help acclimate new residents to their new lives, and their new employment with Ærolith Dynamics. New episodes release every other week.
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Watch With You

Lady D and Lady H

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Two lifelong friends muse over media that showcases Black women, femmes, and non-binary people. Season 2 premieres in October 2022 and focuses on Black Speculative fiction.
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The Well Told Tale

The Well Told Tale

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Hi everyone. This is Robert. Welcome to The Well Told Tale. Every week I narrate a classic story; the greatest science fiction, fantasy and speculative fiction stories ever written, not just in a small chunk at a time, but enough for you to really relax into. No adverts in the middle, just the story itself. All stories are pubic domain and free from copyright.
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Alzabo Soup

Philip Armstrong and Andrew Metzroth

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Alzabo Soup is a literary analysis podcast where we literally become our favorite authors by devouring portions of their brains. We do chapter-by-chapter analysis of our favorite speculative fiction, researching the details and discussing the implications.
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Every other Sunday we will explore beyond our perceived reality, into the short stories of some of the best authors of classic science fiction and dark fantasy. Beyond the Center is proud to have been selected by FeedSpot in the 100 Best Sci-Fi Podcasts! https://podcasts.feedspot.com/sci_fi_podcasts/ Episode #19 of Beyond the Center is scheduled to go live Sunday, April 7th at 7am PST. The short story for this episode is titled "Saknarth" by Millard Verne Gordon (AKA Donald A. Wolheim), whic ...
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Strange Nude Worlds

Strange Nude Worlds

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Welcome to Strange Nude Worlds, a podcast where your charming hosts Hal and Jen discuss kink- and fetish-based worldbuilding projects through the twin lenses of "speculative fiction as social commentary" and "fetish fiction as tool for sexual pleasure". Whether you're fascinated by the sociopolitical implications of Omegaverse or you just want to learn how to make your kink the focus of a fictional setting without making it unsexy, this is the podcast for everyone who thinks WAY too hard abo ...
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The Sci-Fi Christian

Ben De Bono and Matt Anderson

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We see The Sci-Fi Christian, in all its iterations, as being about the collision between faith and nerdom. We believe that good genre fiction is about more than just entertainment. We seek to engage with the themes and philosophies behind our favorite stories, wrestling with the big ideas within speculative fiction. We’re unabashedly nerdy and unabashedly Christian. Even if your faith background differs from ours, we look forward to interacting with you at The Sci-Fi Christian!
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Shane Douglas Keene, Laurel Hightower, and Rich Duncan talk about a variety of subjects related to the horror and crime genres. We also talk to authors and other guests about different topics including books, diversity, and the craft of creating high-quality dark speculative fiction. We're also a bunch of irreverent smartasses.
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Daniel Ausema is an educator and stay-at-home dad. His poems have appeared in Strange Horizons, Fantasy Magazine, Dreams & Nightmares, and many other places and have been nominated for the Rhysling Award. He is also the author of the Arcist Chronicles and the creator of the Spire City series, as well as the writer of many short stories, roughly a h…
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Glenn and Jay talk medievalism in Narnia. Support the network and gain access to over fifty bonus episodes by becoming a patron on ⁠Patreon⁠. Want more science fiction in your life? Check out ⁠The Gene Wolfe Literary Podcast⁠. Love Neil Gaiman? Join us on ⁠Hanging Out With the Dream King: A Neil Gaiman Podcast⁠. Lovecraft? Poe? Check out ⁠Elder Sig…
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Today I'll read you Lafcadio Hearn's short story: The Mirror Maiden. [This description contains Amazon affiliate links. If you click on a link and make a purchase, I may receive a commission at no additional cost to you.] Uncanny Japan is author Thersa Matsuura. Check out her books including The Book of Japanese Folklore by clicking on the Amazon l…
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This episode features "The Beam Eidolon" written by Ryan Marie Ketterer. Published in the February 2024 issue of Clarkesworld Magazine and read by Kate Baker. The text version of this story can be found at: https://clarkesworldmagazine.com/ketterer_02_24 Support us on Patreon at https://www.patreon.com/join/clarkesworld?…
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Larp. Cringe. Autism. The Smell of a Podcast... Magnus and Gordon lock their seals, load their Maxwell's and dive into the depths of Subterrene with T.C. McCarthy's debut novel Germline, a gritty, psychedelic, drug-fueled odyssey of powered armor, proxy war, and genetically engineered tomboy waifus. War Journalist Oscar Wendell has fallen off the w…
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The Great Depression ... as described by Philip K. Dick. Support the show by becoming a patron on ⁠⁠⁠Patreon⁠⁠⁠. ⁠⁠⁠Rate and review the show⁠⁠⁠ to help us reach more readers and listeners. Not enough weird fiction in your life? Join us on ⁠⁠⁠Elder Sign: A Weird Fiction Podcast⁠⁠⁠. Love Star Trek? Come find us on the ⁠⁠⁠Lower Decks⁠⁠⁠! Neil Gaiman f…
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Sara and I talk about the value of taking Session Zero (a meeting that a tabletop gaming group holds prior to starting a new campaign) and splitting it into two separate sessions. There are a number of benefits to it! Especially for folks who record actual plays. — (I’m sorry to say Sara passed away in July of last year. I held onto this recording …
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This episode features "Why Don't We Just Kill the Kid In the Omelas Hole" written by Isabel J. Kim. Published in the February 2024 issue of Clarkesworld Magazine and read by Kate Baker. The text version of this story can be found at: https://clarkesworldmagazine.com/kim_02_24 Support us on Patreon at https://www.patreon.com/join/clarkesworld?…
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Stories featured in this episode: Control by Eric Fomley - https://ericfomleyblog.wordpress.com/ - music by Phog Masheeen - https://phogmasheeen.com/ - read by Jean-Paul Garnier - Halfway House by Tonya R. Moore - https://tonyarmoore.com/ - music by Patrick Urn - https://morlox.bandcamp.com/ - read by Jenna Hanchey - theme music by Dain Luscombe - …
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Thatch is joined this week by Dr. Shamu and the Fluffiest Whimsicott talk about how to make some of the "bad" pokemon in generation 6, better. What is your favorite gen 6 pokemon? puclpodcast@gmail.com PUCL Survey Link: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSd7LPj9YErBGUx5GO2lSTWVAjmSL_IDLc8DItkxkaAVyCLhmA/viewform?usp=sf_link Thatch’s Referral …
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Author : Francoise Harvey Narrator : Phil Lunt Host : Katherine Inskip Audio Producer : Jeremy Carter First published in the 2016 Bristol Short Story Prize anthology, and Best British Short Stories 2017 from Salt Publishing. Death of children; one instance of the f-word. Never Thought He’d Go by Francoise Harvey ‘Fell off the church […] Source…
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This episode features "The Peregrine Falcon Flies West" written by Yang Wanqing and translated by Jay Zhang. Published in the February 2024 issue of Clarkesworld Magazine and read by Kate Baker. The text version of this story can be found at: https://clarkesworldmagazine.com/yang_02_24 Support us on Patreon at https://www.patreon.com/join/clarkeswo…
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Featured stories in Baumeia: Move Fast, Break Things - by Michael Barry - narrated by Mark English Our Audio License AntipodeanSF Radio Show by Ion Newcombe is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs 3.0 Unported License. Based on a work at www.antisf.com.au. Permissions beyond the scope of this license may be available…
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This episode features "Kardashev's Palimpsest" written by David Goodman. Published in the February 2024 issue of Clarkesworld Magazine and read by Kate Baker. The text version of this story can be found at: https://clarkesworldmagazine.com/goodman_02_24 Support us on Patreon at https://www.patreon.com/join/clarkesworld?…
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Author : Plangdi Neple Narrator : Brent Lambert Host : Katherine Inskip Audio Producer : Jeremy Carter Cast of Wonders 580: Bodies of Sand and Blood is a Cast of Wonders original. Transphobia, abusive parents Bodies of Sand and Blood by Plangdi Neple Sneaking into your father’s shrine is one of the most stupid things […] Source…
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This episode features "The Enceladus South Pole Base Named after V.I. Lenin" written by Zohar Jacobs. Published in the February 2024 issue of Clarkesworld Magazine and read by Kate Baker. The text version of this story can be found at: https://clarkesworldmagazine.com/jacobs_02_24 Support us on Patreon at https://www.patreon.com/join/clarkesworld?…
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In this episode of Tales from Flat Space, I read chapters 44 through 47, of the third book in the Survey Intragalactic series entitled “Colony.” The audio was recorded on April 5, 2024 live on my Twitch stream. Most of my stories contain mature content. Listener discretion is advised. If you’d like to hear me read live, join me on Twitch at twitch.…
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This episode features "The Flowers That We Intend To Share" written by Rajeev Prasad. Published in the February 2024 issue of Clarkesworld Magazine and read by Kate Baker. The text version of this story can be found at: https://clarkesworldmagazine.com/prasad_02_24 Support us on Patreon at https://www.patreon.com/join/clarkesworld?…
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A deluxe riverboat welcomes the galaxy's wealthiest tourists to the drought-ridden Amazon — but no one's seen her mysterious captain. "The Maiden Voyage of the Piranha Belle" is a flash exploration of colonization and survival. Content warnings: Violence/death (offscreen), colonization, implied human trafficking Copyright khōréō magazine 2024. Stor…
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When the writer Nnedi Okorafor coined the term Africanfuturism, she wanted to distinguish sci-fi written about Africa from Afrofuturism, which is focuses on the experiences of Black people in the diaspora. Africanfuturism mixes the traditional with the futuristic in a way that resembles modern life in Africa, and many of these stories grapple with …
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In 1984, a world of endless propaganda and the ever present thought police, can Winston Smith hide his illegal and rebellious thoughts?... This novel contains adult themes: younger listeners, please proceed with caution. You can support the channel via our Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/thewelltoldtale Books - (buying books from our Bookshop.org …
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I was joined by the two editors of the fantastic young adult anthology, The Black Girl Survives in This One from Flatiron Books. We talk about inspirations and urging authors to not be scared to lean into the horror for a teen audience. Shownotes: https://booksinthefreezer.comBy Stephanie Gagnon
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The Bug Wars Continue.... Alright Launchies, strap on your flash suits and prepare to hit the Battle Room! Join Magnus and special guest Heavy as they review Orson Scott Card's spectacular psychological military thriller Ender's Game. When Humanity is nearly exterminated by the ant-like Formics, the International Fleet realizes their only hope to s…
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Hello, book lovers and adventurers! Welcome to Part 3 of 4 of this special edition Dungeons and Dragons series, Into the Margins. Join us as 3 of our CamCat authors play as the protagonists of their books in a world inspired by their stories! 📚 🚨Beware of spoilers! Make sure you pick up your copies of these CamCat Books before you dive into the act…
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Thatch is joined this week by Seth Vilo and Lynian to discuss the best and worst pokemon regions. What are you top and bottom pokemon regions? puclpodcast@gmail.com PUCL Survey Link: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSd7LPj9YErBGUx5GO2lSTWVAjmSL_IDLc8DItkxkaAVyCLhmA/viewform?usp=sf_link Thatch’s Referral Code for PoGo: 9THMRXDP7 Timestamps: …
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Saknarth, the Master Astrologer, yearned for the day when mankind would no longer be enslaved; when they would conquer their fears and miseries through learning and enlightenment. The short story for this episode is titled "Saknarth" by Millard Verne Gordon (AKA Donald A. Wolheim), which was first published in the Spring 1942 edition of Science Fic…
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Featured stories in Bauhinia: Writer's Block - by Keving J. Phyland - narrated by Alistair Lloyd Our Audio License AntipodeanSF Radio Show by Ion Newcombe is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs 3.0 Unported License. Based on a work at www.antisf.com.au. Permissions beyond the scope of this license may be available a…
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For our fabulous fifth and fourth episodes, we have a special treat for you all in the form of a double bill back to back exploration of the Book of Erotic Fantasy, a tome of rare and ancient knowledge which dares to ask the question: What if Dungeons and Dragons was full of sicknarsty fucking? Join us, as we discuss our eggs and ouevres, the rubbe…
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Driven to despair & isolation by a chronic illness, a woman discovers an unlikely cure. Story, narration, editing: Nina G. Jones Music & sound: Epidemic sound Twisted Mirror is an immersive, genre-bending anthology, sharing fiction and non-fiction stories that delve into the darkness of the human psyche. THE ITCH is a body horror story rooted in th…
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In this episode of Tales from Flat Space, I read chapters 40 through 43, of the third book in the Survey Intragalactic series entitled “Colony.” The audio was recorded on March 29, 2024 live on my Twitch stream. Most of my stories contain mature content. Listener discretion is advised. If you’d like to hear me read live, join me on Twitch at twitch…
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From the dusty roads of a future divided by civil war, a hero emerges. Clad in a silver suit, this lone rider wants to bring life to your party and wow to your wedding. He is Dancin' Hank, the Last Deejay. Narrated by the author. Published in Metaphorosis on 05 April 2024. Find the original at magazine.metaphorosis.com.…
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Come one, come all! Witness the fall of a despot alongside the glorious rebirth of one heavenly beast in "RAIN FIRE CLOUD" by Caroline Hung. Copyright khōréō magazine 2024. Story by Caroline Hung, edited by Zhui Ning Chang. Audio edition read by Sam Yeow, with casting and production by Jenelle DeCosta. Visit khoreomag.com and follow us on Twitter, …
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