Literature Podcasts

AmericanWriters.com -- Creative Writing Podcast show

AmericanWriters.com -- Creative Writing PodcastJoin Now to Follow

The Creative Writing Podcast at AmericanWriters.com is designed to help writers of all levels. The focus is on characterization, narrative, plot development, dialogue, conflict, setting, literary archetypes, etc. Episodes are not centered around mindless, useless pep talks and recycled writing tips. Rather, the Podcast at AmericanWriters.com offers in-depth analysis of what works and what doesn't, with explanations and original writing samples. Contact Tom at AmericanWriters@gmail.com.

By Tom Occhipinti (AmericanWriters@gmail.com)

Poetry Lectures show

Poetry LecturesJoin Now to Follow

Talks given by notable scholars and critics on poets, poetry, and their intersections with other art forms. Features recordings from historic archives and live events.

By Poetry Foundation

LIGHTSPEED MAGAZINE - Science Fiction and Fantasy Story Podcast (Sci-Fi | Audiobook | Short Stories) show

LIGHTSPEED MAGAZINE - Science Fiction and Fantasy Story Podcast (Sci-Fi | Audiobook | Short Stories)Join Now to Follow

Edited by bestselling anthologist John Joseph Adams, LIGHTSPEED is a Hugo Award-winning, critically-acclaimed digital magazine. In its pages, you'll find science fiction from near-future stories and sociological SF to far-future, star-spanning SF. Plus there's fantasy from epic sword-and-sorcery and contemporary urban tales to magical realism, science-fantasy, and folk tales. Each month, LIGHTSPEED brings you a mix of originals and reprints featuring a variety of authors, from the bestsellers and award-winners you already know to the best now voices you haven't heard yet. When you read LIGHTSPEED, you'll see where science fiction and fantasy have come from, where they are now, and where they're going. The LIGHTSPEED podcast, produced by Grammy Award-winning narrator and producer Stefan Rudnicki of Skyboat Media, is presented four times a month, featuring original audio fiction and classic reprints.

By John Joseph Adams and Stefan Rudnicki (Skyboat Media | Geek's Guide to the Galaxy | Nightmare Magazine)

Kids' Comics Revolution! show

Kids' Comics Revolution!Join Now to Follow

Cartoonists Jerzy Drozd and Dave Roman discuss all things related to comics and lit for kids. Featuring book talks by special guests and interviews with people who are working to fan the flames of the kids' comics revolution!

By Jerzy Drozd and Dave Roman

Major Spoilers Comic Book Podcast show

Major Spoilers Comic Book PodcastJoin Now to Follow

Each week the panel of comic book enthusiasts take a look at current titles, collected trades, and give their take on current pop culture news. Comic book fans will love the interplay between the panelists as they review weekly comics, discuss comic book news, and geek out over everything in pop culture. This show offers real world reactions to comic book topics and often things get heated. If you are looking for a comic book podcast that is fair and balanced in its views on the industry, look no further than Major Spoilers. Oh… and expect Major Spoilers.

By Major Spoilers Comic Book Podcast

Essential American Poets show

Essential American PoetsJoin Now to Follow

Listen to Donald Hall's selection of classic American poets reading from their work. These recordings are being made available as the result of a collaboration between US and UK poet laureates Donald Hall and Andrew Motion.

By Poetry Foundation

The Boiled Leather Audio Hour show

The Boiled Leather Audio HourJoin Now to Follow

An in-depth thematic discussion of George R.R. Martin's epic fantasy series A Song of Ice and Fire, the basis for HBO's Game of Thrones, featuring Sean T. Collins and Stefan Sasse. Warning: Westerosi wonkery ahead.

By Sean T. Collins & Stefan Sasse

The Poetry Magazine Podcast show

The Poetry Magazine PodcastJoin Now to Follow

The editors go inside the pages of <em>Poetry</em>, talking to poets and critics, debating the issues, and sharing their poem selections with listeners.

By Poetry Foundation

The Leviathan Chronicles show

The Leviathan ChroniclesJoin Now to Follow

The Leviathan Chronicles is a sci-fi podcast that tracks Macallan Orsel, a young genetic scientist in present-day New York City who discovers that immortality is not a fool's fantasy, but rather a reality for a several factions of powerful immortals living among us. The Leviathan Chronicles is the ultimate science fiction and fantasy audio drama podcast.

By Christof Laputka

The Ministry of Peculiar Occurrences show

The Ministry of Peculiar OccurrencesJoin Now to Follow

Steampunk adventures and espionage with Her Majesty's Agents

By The Ministry of Peculiar Occurrences