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Breaking the Glass Slipper: Women in science fiction, fantasy, and horror

By Megan Leigh, Charlotte Bond, and Lucy Hounsom

Podcast discussing women in science fiction, fantasy, and horror. Hosted by Megan Leigh, Charlotte Bond, and Lucy Hounsom. New episodes every other Thursday.

  1. 1.
    Seasonal scares12/13/2018
    1:00:55
  2. 2.
    Writing comics with Leah Moore11/29/2018
    56:13
  3. 3.
    Layers and landscapes with Aliya Whiteley11/15/2018
    42:03
  4. 4.
    Unravelling mysteries (Live from FantasyCon 2018)11/01/2018
    45:03
  5. 5.
    John Gwynne on traditional fantasy tropes10/18/2018
    51:08
  6. 6.
    Writing (female) characters10/04/2018
    50:36
  7. 7.
    Disposable characters09/20/2018
    59:47
  8. 8.
    S03, E18: Catriona Ward & ‘the liminal space between certainties’09/06/2018
    56:17
  1. 9.
    S03, E17: Revisiting The Dark Crystal08/23/2018
    57:39
  2. 10.
    S03, E16: Magic, Wealth and Power with Vic James08/09/2018
    56:03
  3. 11.
    S03, E15: Women’s jobs in fantasy07/26/2018
    1:00:48
  4. 12.
    S03, E14: Grimdark with Anna Smith Spark07/12/2018
    49:25
  5. 13.
    S03, E13: Women’s jobs in science fiction06/28/2018
    57:42
  6. 14.
    S03, E12: Toxic Masculinity06/14/2018
    1:09:44
  7. 15.
    S03, E11: Women’s ghost stories with Melissa Edmundson Makala05/31/2018
    59:07
  8. 16.
    S03, E10: Idealised characters and Mary Sues05/17/2018
    1:03:21
  9. 17.
    S03, E09: Fighting oppression with Paige L Christie05/03/2018
    49:24
  10. 18.
    S03, E08: Describing women with Gwen C Katz04/19/2018
    56:11
  11. 19.
    S03, E07: Jeanne Cavelos on teaching genre writing04/05/2018
    1:02:45
  12. 20.
    S03, E06: Fantasy, nostalgia, and working for hire with David Tallerman03/22/2018
    28:21
  13. 21.
    S03, E05: Where are the tampons? with Tiffani Angus03/08/2018
    52:11
  14. 22.
    S03, E04: Violence as climactic conflict02/22/2018
    1:03:13
  15. 23.
    S03, E03: The Bechdel-Wallace test02/08/2018
    51:22
  16. 24.
    S03, E02: Christian mythology in fantasy with Jeannette Ng01/25/2018
    1:10:01
  17. 25.
    S03, E01: 2017 in review and anticipation for 201801/11/2018
    56:43
  18. 26.
    S02, E25: Interview with RJ Barker12/07/2017
    30:24
  19. 27.
    S02, E24: Subverting social norms with Adrian Tchaikovsky11/23/2017
    40:23
  20. 28.
    S02, E23: Diversity in video games with Emily Marlow11/09/2017
    50:24
  21. 29.
    S02, E22: Witchcraft, ritual, and power10/26/2017
    40:47
  22. 30.
    S02, E21: Pat Cadigan – Queen of Cyberpunk10/12/2017
    47:48
  23. 31.
    S02, E20: Mythical females09/28/2017
    46:32
  24. 32.
    S02, E19: In praise of YA with Frances Hardinge09/14/2017
    55:36
  25. 33.
    S02, E18: Interview with Tim Lebbon08/31/2017
    29:38
  26. 34.
    The power of playlists08/24/2017
    59:28
  27. 35.
    Chris Wooding: A life in writing08/24/2017
    57:38
  28. 36.
    S02, E17: Realistic characters with RJ Barker and Anna Smith Spark08/17/2017
    1:09:27
  29. 37.
    S02, E16: Interview with Seanan McGuire08/03/2017
    46:24
  30. 38.
    S02, E15: Writing video games with Rhianna Pratchett07/13/2017
    53:06
  31. 39.
    S02, E14: The Feminist Obligation07/06/2017
    46:16
  32. 40.
    S02, E13: Melinda Snodgrass on optimism in science fiction06/22/2017
    36:52
  33. 41.
    S02: E12: Kieron Gillen on gender and diversity in comics06/08/2017
    57:33
  34. 42.
    S02, E11: Gail Carriger on comedy in SFF and the heroine’s journey05/25/2017
    1:06:01
  35. 43.
    S02, E10: Ytasha Womack on Afrofuturism05/11/2017
    37:10
  36. 44.
    S02, E09: Maiden, mother, and crone: Ageism in genre fiction04/27/2017
    54:38
  37. 45.
    S02, E08: Fight scenes and women warriors with Juliet McKenna04/13/2017
    57:32
  38. 46.
    S02, E07: Disney Princesses03/30/2017
    1:03:55
  39. 47.
    S02, E06: Laura Lam on exploring the queer experience in SFF03/16/2017
    34:30
  40. 48.
    S02, E05: Sarah Gailey on sexual violence in SFF03/02/2017
    33:38
  41. 49.
    S02, E04: Interview with Alison Littlewood02/16/2017
    26:31
  42. 50.
    S02, E03: Kameron Hurley on feminist SF and space operas02/02/2017
    36:45
  43. 51.
    S02, E02: Love triangles01/19/2017
    45:18
  44. 52.
    S02, E01: Foz Meadows on portal fantasy01/05/2017
    42:12
  45. 53.
    The 2017 speculative fiction prospectus12/15/2016
    53:28
  46. 54.
    Episode 17: Guilty pleasures12/01/2016
    44:42
  47. 55.
    Episode 16: Unnecessary romance and token love interests11/17/2016
    44:23
  48. 56.
    Episode 15: Interview with Emma Newman11/03/2016
    1:06:06
  49. 57.
    Episode 14: Interview with Becky Chambers10/20/2016
    44:08
  50. 58.
    Episode 13: Gender swapping10/06/2016
    43:26
  51. 59.
    Episode 12: African speculative fiction with Chinelo Onwualu09/22/2016
    43:42
  52. 60.
    Episode 11: Hugos, Nebulas, and Dawn Cano09/08/2016
    27:57
  53. 61.
    Episode 10: Barriers to women in SFF publishing (Live at Nine Worlds)08/25/2016
    1:21:20
  54. 62.
    Episode 9: Virgins and villainesses (part 2)08/11/2016
    45:12
  55. 63.
    Episode 8: Virgins and villainesses (part 1)07/28/2016
    38:26
  56. 64.
    Episode 7: Interview with Janine Ashbless/Keris McDonald07/14/2016
    30:50
  57. 65.
    Episode 6: Labyrinth06/30/2016
    36:42
  58. 66.
    Episode 5: Interview with Ben Peek06/16/2016
    35:29
  59. 67.
    Episode 4: Samantha Shannon on the imagination of the child06/02/2016
    32:53
  60. 68.
    Episode 3: Writing gender05/19/2016
    32:32
  61. 69.
    Episode 2: Interview with Jen Williams05/05/2016
    36:48
  62. 70.
    Episode 1: Gender inequality in ‘best of’ lists04/18/2016
    33:51

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