Roman’s giving a quick overview of the state of audio SF: audiobooks, radio plays and podcasts. With a few carefully chosen examples, he hopes to persuade you that there are unseen riches in there valleys. After all, special effects are a lot cheaper!
Come along and find out what’s happened since HitchHiker’s!
Quick audio quiz:
- Which hardboiled detective has been dealing with angels in Chicago?
- Which series is set in a world where disputes are settled by duels, often fought by professional swords for hire?
- What radio serial is connected by the London tube stations? (Hint: not Mornington Crescent.)
- Who are the Android Sisters and how are they connected to PK Dick?
- Name two australian podcasts which have been nominated for Hugo and/or world fantasy awards.