William DeMerrit joins the podcast. The actor and voice actor recently narrated Ben H. Winters' "Underground Airlines." Before we speak to him, we review Winters' book and its spiritual predecessor, Octavia Butler's "Kindred."
This month, we look at the fallout of the Hugo Awards, science fiction's Pulitzer Prize. Then we discuss book deals and the roles of traditional and e-publishing. Finally, guest Chris Brennaman joins us to explore the role of comic books in literature.