Show Notes: TeleRead Podcast Gen Con 2015 Interviews (1 of 2)

By Chris Meadows
August 17, 2015 // 0 Comments

It’s taken me much longer than it should have, but I finally got around to uploading the first half of my collection of audio interviews from Gen Con this year to the TeleRead Podcast. I apologize for the low quality of the recordings; I’ll be using a different device next time I do such [...]

Interview with Swedish comic artist Peter Bergting

By Paul St John Mackintosh
July 10, 2015 // 0 Comments

While in Sweden, I got in touch with local comic artist Peter Bergting. As per his official bio, Peter Bergting “has written four young adult novels in Swedish for a major publisher (Bokförlaget Semic), three American English, graphic novels (for Image Comics and Dark Horse Comics) as well [...]

Brandon Sanderson talks books in Taiwan

By Dan Bloom
February 23, 2015 // 0 Comments

Brandon Sanderson has a special place in his heart for Taiwan. The American author of the popular “Mistborn” and “The Stormlight Archive” series flew to Taiwan earlier this month to attend the annual Taipei International Book Exhibition and meet his Taiwanese fans.  According to book agent [...]

An Interview with Bill Pollock of No Starch Press

By Joanna Cabot
February 7, 2015 // 0 Comments

I was fortunate to speak with Bill Pollock of No Starch Press, just prior to their debut on the popular Humble Bundle service. I had contacted him because I was searching for Lego-themed books, and was delighted to find a publisher who both published such things, and also offered them DRM-free, and [...]

Interview with Joseph S. Pulver Sr.

By Paul St John Mackintosh
January 19, 2015 // 0 Comments

Joseph S. Pulver Sr. is a major talent in modern dark/weird fiction, and one of the most gifted exponents of the legacy of Robert W. Chambers and H.P. Lovecraft. I asked him about his inspirations and working procedures. Teleread: What did you count as your primary influences and stylistic [...]

Interview with author John Gilstrap

By Juli Monroe, TeleRead
November 4, 2014 // 0 Comments

I met John Gilstrap last year at the Creatures, Crime and Creativity Conference in Maryland, and I became an instant fan. You may remember that I reviewed his first book, [easyazon-link asin=”B006M0KPRU” locale=”us”]Nathan’s Run[/easyazon-link], last year. He was the [...]

Berlin-based expat, Michael Lederer, plumbs issues of loss, recovery

By Dan Bloom
November 1, 2014 // 1 Comment

I bumped into Michael Lederer, an American novelist living in Berlin, other day while watching an interview show on a German government satellite TV network, and his televised chat with British-born host Robin Merrill left me wanting to know more. So I picked up my iPhone and tapped out an email [...]

Q&A with Michael Kelly on crowdfunding the Year’s Best Weird Fiction

By Paul St John Mackintosh
October 19, 2014 // 0 Comments

After reading Michael Kelly‘s posts about the organizational work needed to reward the contributors to the crowdfunding campaign behind the critically acclaimed anthology Year’s Best Weird Fiction Vol. 1, I contacted him for his comments on his work as series editor and on the [...]

Interview with Peter Watts

By Paul St John Mackintosh
September 19, 2014 // 0 Comments

I asked Peter Watts, author of the brilliant and genre-redefining science fiction novels Blindsight and Echopraxia, a few questions about his own working methods and the genre (or genres) he works in. Here are his responses. TeleRead: Do you see any ingrown shortcomings in the genre/subgenre you [...]

Interview with Simon Marshall-Jones of Spectral Press

By Paul St John Mackintosh
August 11, 2014 // 0 Comments

Simon Marshall-Jones is founding publisher and editor at Spectral Press, the small but already highly regarded British producer of horror and dark fiction chapbooks and anthologies. I spoke to him about what prompted him to publish in this genre and about how viable an operation of this kind is [...]

Interview with Harry Bingham on being a hybrid and the Amazon/Hachette thing

By Juli Monroe, TeleRead
July 23, 2014 // 6 Comments

Author Harry Bingham Harry Bingham reached out to me last week with a link to an article he published on his blog about the Amazon/Hachette situation. I was intrigued by his point of view and his intentions to become a hybrid author. He kindly agreed to an interview to expand on his views. His [...]

Finnish sci fi novelist pens water-fueled The Memory of Water

By Dan Bloom
April 24, 2014 // 1 Comment

From Finland, a new global talent emerges. Meet Emmi Itaranta. Itaranta’s new climate-themed sci fi book [easyazon-link asin=”0451223039″ locale=”us”]The Memory of Water[/easyazon-link] has been published in Finnish and 14 other languages worldwide. In a starred [...]

Interview: Dark Fiction author Simon Strantzas

By Paul St John Mackintosh
April 23, 2014 // 0 Comments

Acclaimed dark and weird fiction author Simon Strantzas is releasing his fourth collection of short stories, Burnt Black Suns, from Hippocampus Press. I spoke to him about the genre he works in and how he operates as a writer. TeleRead: Do you think that horror/weird fiction reflects or channels [...]

GenCon 2013 Interview: M. Sechin Tower, Lead Developer at Exile Game Studio

By Chris Meadows
April 15, 2014 // 0 Comments

During GenCon 2013, I had the chance to speak with Sechin Tower, Lead Developer at Exile Game Studio and author of Mad Science Institute. I asked him about Exile’s use of Kickstarters for publishing its game products, and this is what he had to say. Me: Tell me what Exile’s been doing with [...]

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