Show: Fast Forward - Contemporary Science Fiction

Episode: 0263 Fast Forward Nick Mamatas

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In episode #263 of Fast Forward: Contemporary Science Fiction,, writer and editor Nick Mamatas talks about his job as editor of the Haikasoru book line of Viz Media. He discusses how Japanese SF differs from American genre fiction, and gives some insight on the difficulties of translation. He also talks about his own writing career, and his penchant for satire, combining horror elements (particularly Cthulhu) with other genres.
This interview was conducted in front of a live audience at the 2012 Capclave science fiction convention, on October 12, 2012. Mr. Mamatas was the editor guest of honor at the convention.

Also in this episode:
Colleen Cahill reviews the first three books of the Heroes of Olympus from author Rick Riordan.
Marianne Petrino gives her top rating of five chans to the anime video series Air.

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