An ill-made crush – The S&L Podcast #46

This week we make our confessions about SteamPunk, ask a question about Terry Pratchett, and further explore The Once and Future King. Who does T. H. White hate more?  Women or the Irish?

Steampunk short stories in the style of classic steampunk tales   
Terry Pratchett’s young witch comes of age at last   
Where did science fiction come from? A primer on the pulps.   
November SciFi Calendar from io9   
Sherlock Returning Autumn 2011   
Fan-made Ender’s Game Trailer   
BARE YOUR SWORD – feedback from the audience   
Arthurian References in Other Books   
Amazon’s Top SF&F Novels of 2010   
Charlie Stross: “Die, Steampunk! Die!”   
What are some of the main differences we’ve noticed between Mists of Avalon and The Once and Future King?
Does TH White hate women? What about the Irish?  And Irish women?

Tom& Veronica,

Just started listening & rather enjoying the show. Still catching up on a few back episodes to get the feel of things and somewhat shockingly found you scoring easy laughs at the expense of my nation’s heritage … yes, I’m Australian.

GREAT WORK!! Love a little mongrel on my podcasters.

Great content on the sci-fi and fantasy genre(s), too.

Thanks guys!

Charlie C

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