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Kij Johnson

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E249 ‘Ponies’ by kij johnson

Nuzzle House

Episode Notes What would you give up to finally be popular? Would you give up your pony? You’ll learn what sacrifice means in this episode. Go on, read it for yourself:https://www.tor.com/2010/11/17/ponies/ Visit https://nuzzlehouse.com for show info. Support Nuzzle House by contributing to their Tip Jar: https://tips.pinecast.com/jar/nuzzle-house


1 May 2021

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Kij Johnson - At the Mouth of the River of Bees


On this new Death//Sentence Solo Series, Eden explores award-winning author Kij Johnson's AT THE MOUTH OF THE RIVER OF BEES, a collection of magical realist fantasy fiction. FEATURED MUSIC: Snooze - "Amicus Pawsterum"

1hr 1min

19 Jan 2021

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Ep 33 - Kij Johnson's The Dream-Quest of Vellitt Boe

H. P. Lovecast Podcast

In this episode of H.P.  Lovecast Michele Brittany and Nicholas Diak discuss Kij Johnson's The Dream-Quest of Vellitt Boe.Written by: Michele Brittany and Nicholas DiakEpisode Edited by: Michele BrittanyIntro/Outro Music by: Marcel P. of Dungeon Studio, RhenaniaInterlude Music: "Dream Away" by NUN from the album Sunlight, available at: https://www.facebook.com/commerce/products/1847793561948907/. Used with permission.Kij Johnson's DetailsWebsite: https://kijjohnson.com/Amazon Author Page: https://www.amazon.com/Kij-Johnson/e/B000APJ6YGMisc.Interview with Janet Joyce Holden: https://www.blogtalkradio.com/herculesinvictus/2020/10/23/scholars-from-the-edge-of-timeIf you liked this episode and want to support HP Lovecast, consider purchasing one of our books:Horror Literature from Gothic to Post-Modern: Critical EssaysHorror in Space : Critical Essays on a Film SubgenreJames Bond and Popular Culture: Essays on the Influence of the Fictional SuperspyThe New Peplum: Essays on Sword and Sandal Films and Television Programs Since the 1990s

1hr 27mins

1 Nov 2020

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The Reader's Corner: Kij Johnson's AT THE MOUTH OF THE RIVER OF BEES

4 Cents a Podcast

This week: a reading from and a few thoughts on Kij Johnson's short story collection AT THE MOUTH OF THE RIVER OF BEES--- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/appSupport this podcast: https://anchor.fm/4-cents-a-podcast/support


19 Aug 2020

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Episode 472: Ten Minutes with Kij Johnson

The Coode Street Podcast

Ten minutes with... is a special series presented by Coode Street that sees readers and booklovers from around the world talk about what they're reading right now and what's getting them through these difficult times. Hugo, Nebula, and World Fantasy Award-winner Kij Johnson joins Gary to talk about learning to keep focused during odd times, taking comfort in Defoe, Laurence Sterne, and horror stories, and the perks of doing historical research for a novel-in-progress set in the American Midwest in 1913, and how her "Apartment Dweller’s Guide" series of stories really needs to be a book. Books mentioned include: The River Bank by Kij Johnson A Journal of the Plague Year by Daniel Defoe Short stories by Clark Ashton Smith The Boats of the 'Glen Carrig' by William Hope Hodgson The Life and Opinions of Tristram Shandy, Gentleman by Laurence Sterne


7 Jul 2020

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26 Monkeys, Also the Abyss by Kij Johnson (audio)

Clarkesworld Magazine

This episode features "26 Monkeys, Also the Abyss" written by Kij Johnson. Originally published in Asimov's Science Fiction and reprinted in the March 2019 issue of Clarkesworld Magazine. Read by Alethea Kontis. The text version of this story can be found at: http://clarkesworldmagazine.com/johnson_03_19_reprint Support us on Patreon at http://patreon.com/clarkesworld


31 Mar 2019

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3.4b. In Conversation with Kij Johnson

Spec Fic Crossing the Gulf

“The Privilege of the Happy Ending”Rounding off our triad of podcasts about the end of the world as we know it, we are honoured to welcome Kij Johnson to discuss her apocalypse-themed fantasy story (with strong hints of science fiction!) “The Privilege of the Happy Ending”. The research, the worldbuilding, and the structural and narrative choices that went into this story make this a genius class in writing craft from one of the genre’s best. (But first listen to Episode 3.4 of the podcast for our summary and discussion of this story.)


11 Jan 2019

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The Privilege of the Happy Ending by Kij Johnson (audio)

Clarkesworld Magazine

This episode features "The Privilege of the Happy Ending" written by Kij Johnson. Published in the August 2018 issue of Clarkesworld Magazine and read by Kate Baker. The text version of this story can be found at: http://clarkesworldmagazine.com/johnson_08_18 Support us on Patreon at http://patreon.com/clarkesworld

1hr 53mins

29 Aug 2018

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Brainstorm #118 (Guest Host: Kij Johnson)

ARCHIVOS Podcast Network

Kij Johnson returns to the Big Chair in the APN virtual studios to apply her brainstorming fu to a tale of rival agents in a metropolis of the dark future offered up by Guest Writer Richard Webb (Alasdair Stuart cohosts!)

1hr 4mins

2 Jan 2018

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INSIGHTS: Kij Johnson

ARCHIVOS Podcast Network

Kij Johnson - author of The Fox Woman, The Dream-Quest of Vellitt Boe, The Riverbank, and more - is a singular voice among speculative fiction storytellers. Her diverse background and experience combined with an uncanny talent for deep research are a creative forge from which emerges some of the most insightful and inspired tales of wonder.Joined by APN veteran, Alasdair Stuart, we indulge in 20(ish) minutes of writerly discourse with Kij, exploring how she never writes the same story twice, the nature of her creative diversity, how she developed her unique skill with plot development, and more.


26 Dec 2017