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Ep. 20: Operation ARES - Chapters 3 & 4 - Discussion

2/15/2018
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Do we have an obligation to obey the law? Do we owe any kind of obedience to the state? Find out what Wolfe, Plato, and Martin Luther have to say as Glenn and Brandon discuss Chapters 3 & 4 of Wolfe's first novel, Operation ARES. Join the conversation on the Claytemple Forum. Support the show by becoming a patron on Patreon. We're so grateful for your support and for your participation in our story-selection process. Up next: Chapters 5 & 6.

Duration:01:11:37

Ep. 19: Operation ARES - Chapters 3 & 4 - Recap

2/13/2018
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Stand trial with Brandon and Glenn as they tackle chapters three and four of Gene Wolfe's first novel, Operation ARES. Join the conversation on the Claytemple Forum. Support the show by becoming a patron on Patreon. We're so grateful for your support and for your participation in our story-selection process. Up next: a discussion of these chapters

Duration:00:50:39

Ep. 18: Operation ARES - Chapters 1 & 2 - Discussion

2/1/2018
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Did NASA bankrupt the United States? What are the snuffling, laughing creatures that consume the dead in White City? Join Brandon and Glenn as they discuss Gene Wolfe's world-building in the first two chapters of Operation ARES. Join the conversation on the Claytemple Forum. Support the show by becoming a patron on Patreon. Subscribe to the show on iTunes or Stitcher; or listen directly from the website. Up next: Chapters 3 & 4.

Duration:00:45:24

Ep. 17: Operation ARES - Chapters 1 & 2 - Recap

1/30/2018
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Brave the perils of the night with Brandon and Glenn as they tackle the first two chapters of Gene Wolfe's first novel, Operation ARES. Join the conversation on the Claytemple Forum. Support the show by becoming a patron on Patreon. Subscribe to the show on iTunes or Stitcher; or listen directly from the website. Up next: a discussion of these chapters.

Duration:01:06:50

Ep. 16: Black Dog (An American Gods story) by Neil Gaiman

1/23/2018
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Explore the folklore of northern England with Brandon and Glenn as they discuss Neil Gaiman's stand-alone American Gods novella, Black Dog. We're covering this story because a patron generously commissioned a bonus episode. Find out more about commissioning your own episode here (https://www.claytemplemedia.com/episode-commission). Read along and join the conversation on the Claytemple Forum (https://www.claytemplemedia.com/forum/gene-wolfe). Subscribe to the show on iTunes or ...

Duration:01:03:46

Ep. 15: The Packerhaus Method

1/16/2018
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Reanimate yourself with Glenn and Brandon as they discuss "The Packerhaus Method." Read along and join the conversation on the Claytemple Forum (https://www.claytemplemedia.com/forum/gene-wolfe). Subscribe to the show on iTunes or Stitcher (or wherever you find podcasts). Read the story in Storeys from the Old Hotel. Support the show and gain access to bonus content by becoming a patron on Patreon (www.patreon.com/ClaytempleMedia). We're so grateful for your support and your...

Duration:00:56:25

Ep. 14: Sonya, Crane Wessleman, and Kittee

1/2/2018
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Ride a helibus with Brandon and Glenn as they discuss "Sonya, Crane Wessleman, and Kittee." Our patron vote to determine which stories we'll cover between Operation Ares and The Fifth Head of Cerberus will be next week. If you'd like to vote, become a patron on Patreon at www.patreon.com/claytemplemedia. We're immensely grateful for the support and excited to find out what we'll be covering. Join the conversation on the Claytemple Forum. Read the story in Storeys from the Old Hotel. Up...

Duration:00:44:50

Ep. 13: Eyebem

12/19/2017
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Join Glenn and Brandon as they don their robotic ranger caps in "Eyebem." Join the conversation on the Claytemple Forum at https://www.claytemplemedia.com/forum/gene-wolfe Support the show and gain access to exclusive bonus content at https://www.patreon.com/ClaytempleMedia

Duration:00:47:52

Ep. 12: The HORARS of War

12/5/2017
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Pretend to be an ogre with Glenn and Brandon as they discuss "The HORARS of War." Join the conversation on the Claytemple Forum. Read the story in Storeys from the Old Hotel. Support the show and gain access to additional content and rewards by becoming a patron on Patreon. We're so thankful for your help. Up next: "Eyebem" in Endangered Species.

Duration:00:41:03

Ep. 11: The Island of Doctor Death and Other Stories

11/21/2017
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Become a fictional character with Glenn and Brandon as they visit the story within a story of "The Island of Doctor Death and Other Stories." Read along and join the conversation on the Claytemple Forum. Read the story in The Island of Doctor Death and Other Stories and Other Stories. Support the show and gain access to additional content and rewards by becoming a patron on Patreon. We're so grateful for your help. Follow us on Facebook and Twitter. Up next: "The HORARS of War" in...

Duration:00:53:37

Ep. 10: The Scarecrow's Boy by Michael Swanwick

11/1/2017
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Join Brandon and Glenn as they spend some time with the scarecrow of Theseus in "The Scarecrow's Boy" by Michael Swanwick. Join the conversation on the Claytemple Forum. Read "The Scarecrow's Boy" in Not So Much, Said the Cat. Support the show and help select which stories we read by becoming a patron on Patreon. We're so grateful for your generosity and we look forward to your thoughts on all our bonus episodes. Follow us on Facebook and Twitter. Follow Michael Swanwick on...

Duration:00:53:12

Ep. 9: Of Relays and Roses

11/1/2017
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Find romance with Glenn and Brandon as they read "Of Relays and Roses." Join the conversation on the Claytemple Forum. Read "Of Relays and Roses" in Castle of Days. Follow us on Facebook and Twitter.

Duration:00:39:14

Ep. 8: How the Whip Came Back

11/1/2017
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Meet the Pope with Brandon and Glenn in "How the Whip Came Back." Join the conversation on the Claytemple Forum. Read "How the Whip Came Back" in Castle of Days. Follow us on Facebook and Twitter.

Duration:01:13:30

Ep. 7: Car Sinister

11/1/2017
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Go for a ride with Glenn and Brandon as they drive off with "Car Sinister." Join the conversation on the Claytemple Forum. Read "Car Sinister" in Castle of Days. Follow us on Facebook and Twitter.

Duration:00:19:14

Ep. 6: Morning Glory

11/1/2017
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Join Glenn and Brandon for a bit of horticultural post-modernism in "Morning Glory." Join the conversation on the Claytemple Forum. Read "Morning Glory" in Storeys from the Old Hotel. Follow us on Facebook and Twitter.

Duration:00:36:10

Ep. 5: Paul's Treehouse

11/1/2017
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Climb into "Paul's Treehouse" with Brandon and Glenn. Join the conversation on the Claytemple Forum. Read "Paul's Treehouse" in Castle of Days. Follow us on Facebook and Twitter.

Duration:00:44:18

Ep. 4: The Changeling

11/1/2017
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Join Glenn and Brandon as they have trouble coming home again in "The Changeling." Join the conversation on the Claytemple Forum Read "The Changeling" in Castle of Days. Follow us on Facebook and Twitter.

Duration:00:53:26

Ep. 3: House of Ancestors

11/1/2017
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Join Glenn and Brandon as they wind their way up the double-helix of Freudian self-discovery in "House of Ancestors." Join the conversation on the Claytemple Forum. Read "House of Ancestors" in Endangered Species. Follow us on Facebook and Twitter.

Duration:00:50:27

Ep. 2: Trip, Trap

11/1/2017
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Join Brandon and Glenn as they do a little extraterrestrial archeology in Gene Wolfe's first professional publication, "Trip, Trap." Join the conversation on the Claytemple Forum. Read "Trip, Trap" in Storeys from the Old Hotel. Follow us on Facebook and Twitter.

Duration:01:01:01

Ep. 1: Welcome to the Gene Wolfe Literary Podcast

11/1/2017
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Welcome to the Gene Wolfe Literary Podcast. Join Glenn and Brandon as they explain the show's format, talk about why they love Gene Wolfe, and reveal what they're most looking forward to reading. We hope you'll read along with us and join the conversation on the Claytemple Forum. Follow Claytemple Media on Facebook and Twitter, and sign up for our newsletter. Follow Glenn on Facebook and Twitter. Find Wolfe's short stories in the following collections: Storeys from the Old...

Duration:00:25:56