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Beyond The Trope Podcast

By Page 42 Productions, LLC

Beyond the Trope was a writing podcast before we expanded into general nerdiness. We explore the deeper side of pop culture, from science fiction and fantasy to cosplay, RPGs, comics, and writing.

  1. 1.
    Episode 209 Pokemon16 October 2018
    28:42
  2. 2.
    Episode 208 What Makes a Good Monster with Laurence MacNaughton9 October 2018
    31:03
  3. 3.
    Episode 207 Interview with Jeremy Whitley2 October 2018
    28:39
  4. 4.
    Episode 206 Interview with Ben Floyd25 September 2018
    30:38
  5. 5.
    Episode 205 How To: Panels18 September 2018
    43:58
  6. 6.
    Episode 204 Interview with Ray Chase11 September 2018
    31:20
  7. 7.
    Episode 203 What Did We Do Before the Internet4 September 2018
    25:38
  8. 8.
    Episode 202 Interview with Sherrilyn Kenyon28 August 2018
    32:21
  1. 9.
    Episode 201 Nerdy Never-Have-I-Ever21 August 2018
    29:31
  2. 10.
    Episode 200 Interview with James Marsters14 August 2018
    27:18
  3. 11.
    Episode 199 How To Throw an Introvert Party7 August 2018
    27:02
  4. 12.
    Episode 198 Interview with Dave Robison31 July 2018
    32:08
  5. 13.
    Episode 197 Interview with Josh Viola24 July 2018
    21:49
  6. 14.
    Denver Comic Con 2018 Kat Leyh and Kurt Lustgarten17 July 2018
    22:14
  7. 15.
    Denver Comic Con 2018 Thomas Estrada and Tricia Levenseller10 July 2018
    22:01
  8. 16.
    Denver Comic Con 2018 Emily Skrutskie and Christopher Paolini3 July 2018
    25:09
  9. 17.
    Denver Comic Con 2018 Tamora Pierce and Ginny Di26 June 2018
    30:52
  10. 18.
    Episode 196 Interview with John Wenker19 June 2018
    27:28
  11. 19.
    Episode 195 Falling Out of Love With Fandoms12 June 2018
    29:34
  12. 20.
    Episode 194 Denver Comic Con Discussion5 June 2018
    29:40
  13. 21.
    Episode 193 Interview with Alex Irvine and Tomm Coker29 May 2018
    27:31
  14. 22.
    Episode 192 Roundtable Discussion with Patrick Hester22 May 2018
    33:42
  15. 23.
    Episode 191 Coming Back from Writing Breaks with Patrick Hester15 May 2018
    31:32
  16. 24.
    Episode 190 Interview with Gail Carriger8 May 2018
    51:23
  17. 25.
    Episode 189 Interview with Susan Spann1 May 2018
    32:11
  18. 26.
    Episode 188 James P's Trunk Novel24 April 2018
    34:24
  19. 27.
    Episode 187 Using Made Up Languages in Fiction with James Persichetti17 April 2018
    26:58
  20. 28.
    Episode 186 Using Real Languages in Fiction with James Persichetti10 April 2018
    29:08
  21. 29.
    Episode 185 Interview with Trai Cartwright3 April 2018
    34:03
  22. 30.
    Episode 184 Interview with Ben Wander27 March 2018
    27:04
  23. 31.
    Episode 183 Edwin D's Trunk Story20 March 2018
    20:14
  24. 32.
    Episode 182 Why We Love the Games We Love13 March 2018
    29:57
  25. 33.
    Episode 181 Fan Fiction Revisited6 March 2018
    31:38
  26. 34.
    Episode 180 Interview with Travis Rupp27 February 2018
    29:06
  27. 35.
    Episode 179 BTT News Update (Scripted Short)20 February 2018
    20:50
  28. 36.
    Episode 178 Interview with Catherine Spader13 February 2018
    21:29
  29. 37.
    Episode 177 Jared K's Trunk Novel6 February 2018
    23:40
  30. 38.
    Episode 176 Interview with Dan Koboldt30 January 2018
    35:48
  31. 39.
    Episode 175 Interview with Kevin Ikenberry23 January 2018
    33:08
  32. 40.
    Episode 174 Anonymous Trunk Pages16 January 2018
    24:34
  33. 41.
    Episode 173 Interview with Kate Jonuska9 January 2018
    31:14
  34. 42.
    Episode 172 Kaitlyn P.'s Trunk Novel19 December 2017
    26:34
  35. 43.
    Episode 171 Pantsing Vs. Plotting12 December 2017
    17:16
  36. 44.
    Episode 170 Time Travel and Book Travel5 December 2017
    28:59
  37. 45.
    Episode 169 Interview with Jason Heller28 November 2017
    26:25
  38. 46.
    Episode 158 Get to Know Us21 November 2017
    30:47
  39. 47.
    Episode 168 Interview with J. T. Evans14 November 2017
    33:57
  40. 48.
    Episode 167 J. T. Evans' Trunk Pages7 November 2017
    30:40
  41. 49.
    Episode 166 Interview with EarzUp!31 October 2017
    28:34
  42. 50.
    Episode 165 Interview with JessoLaurus Rex24 October 2017
    25:23
  43. 51.
    Denver Podcast Network Launch Showcase17 October 2017
    11:34
  44. 52.
    Episode 164 Interview with Gail Carriger10 October 2017
    30:06
  45. 53.
    Episode 163 Interview with Sherry Thomas3 October 2017
    25:46
  46. 54.
    Episode 162 Interview with Crystal Skillman26 September 2017
    31:49
  47. 55.
    Episode 161 Interview with Andy Mangels19 September 2017
    30:20
  48. 56.
    Episode 160 Dave Robison and Archivos12 September 2017
    28:44
  49. 57.
    Episode 159 Interview with Jason LaPier5 September 2017
    26:06
  50. 58.
    Episode 157 Giles' Trunk Novel29 August 2017
    27:02
  51. 59.
    Episode 156 Laurence MacNaughton's A Kiss Before Doomsday22 August 2017
    25:38
  52. 60.
    Episode 155 Interview with J. L. Forrest15 August 2017
    27:58
  53. 61.
    Episode 154 Interview with J. M. Frey8 August 2017
    30:55
  54. 62.
    Denver Comic Con 2017 Dan Wells, Delilah Dawson, and John Scalzi1 August 2017
    39:56
  55. 63.
    Denver Comic Con 2017 Alitha Martinez, Amy Mebberson, Mary Robinette Kowal, and Catherynne Valente25 July 2017
    45:10
  56. 64.
    Denver Comic Con 2017 Robin Hobb, Jennifer Swartwood, Zhenghua Yang With Serenity Forge, and Allen Bellman18 July 2017
    36:35
  57. 65.
    Denver Comic Con 2017 Diana Gabaldon and Andrew Gower11 July 2017
    45:06
  58. 66.
    Episode 153 Josh Vogt's The Dustpan Cometh4 July 2017
    29:50
  59. 67.
    Episode 152 Susan Spann's Betrayal at Iga27 June 2017
    25:24
  60. 68.
    Episode 151 Patrick Hester's Into the Fire20 June 2017
    31:05
  61. 69.
    Episode 150 Celebration Quiz13 June 2017
    27:24
  62. 70.
    Episode 149 Interview with Julia Nobel and Jen DeLuca6 June 2017
    26:11
  63. 71.
    Episode 148 Writing Stereotypes30 May 2017
    24:04
  64. 72.
    Episode 147 Poetry Revisited23 May 2017
    27:24
  65. 73.
    Episode 146 Interview with Sarah Schanze16 May 2017
    27:50
  66. 74.
    Episode 145 Detective Detective Detective9 May 2017
    24:17
  67. 75.
    Episode 144 Interview with Jason Porath2 May 2017
    24:05
  68. 76.
    Episode 143 Todd Leatherman's Trunk Novel25 April 2017
    21:20
  69. 77.
    Episode 142 Science in Sci-Fi and Fact in Fantasy18 April 2017
    23:31
  70. 78.
    Episode 141 Interview with Dan Koboldt11 April 2017
    27:29
  71. 79.
    Episode 140 Interview with Beth Revis4 April 2017
    25:56
  72. 80.
    Episode 139 Interview with Dean Wyant28 March 2017
    24:52
  73. 81.
    Episode 138 Live Stream Gaming with Holly Jennings21 March 2017
    23:28
  74. 82.
    Episode 137 Interview with Holly Jennings14 March 2017
    25:52
  75. 83.
    Episode 136 Interview with Brenda Drake7 March 2017
    29:35
  76. 84.
    Episode 135 Roundtable with Patrick Hester and James Persichetti28 February 2017
    37:26
  77. 85.
    Episode 134 Interview with Patrick Hester21 February 2017
    34:51
  78. 86.
    Episode 133 Daniel Mohr's Trunk Novel14 February 2017
    25:06
  79. 87.
    Episode 132 Interview with James Persichetti7 February 2017
    39:46
  80. 88.
    Episode 131 Interview with Joe Stech31 January 2017
    28:31
  81. 89.
    Episode 130 Interview with Bryan Thomas Schmidt24 January 2017
    24:09
  82. 90.
    Episode 129 Interview with Adam Rakunas17 January 2017
    30:50
  83. 91.
    Episode 128 Interview with N.J. Tanger10 January 2017
    26:47
  84. 92.
    Episode 127 Interview with Brianna Shrum20 December 2016
    25:40
  85. 93.
    Episode 126 Interview with Travis Heermann13 December 2016
    24:17
  86. 94.
    Episode 125 How to Handle Critiques6 December 2016
    30:37
  87. 95.
    Episode 124 Artist Self Care29 November 2016
    28:26
  88. 96.
    Episode 123 Emily's Colfax Kitsune22 November 2016
    23:48
  89. 97.
    Episode 122 Interview with Nathan Lowell15 November 2016
    28:36
  90. 98.
    Episode 121 Interview with Mur Lafferty8 November 2016
    23:32
  91. 99.
    Episode 120 Interview with Laurence MacNaughton1 November 2016
    30:17
  92. 100.
    Episode 119 Giles' Trunk Novel25 October 2016
    25:51
  93. 101.
    Episode 118 Interview with Thomas A. Fowler18 October 2016
    24:49
  94. 102.
    Episode 117 Interview with Josh Viola11 October 2016
    27:27
  95. 103.
    Episode 116 Interview with Alasdair Stuart4 October 2016
    24:58
  96. 104.
    Episode 115 LARPs The Series27 September 2016
    36:56
  97. 105.
    Episode 114 Michelle's Trunk Novel20 September 2016
    19:29
  98. 106.
    Episode 113 Interview with WC Bauers13 September 2016
    21:18
  99. 107.
    Episode 112 Interview with Alex Bledsoe6 September 2016
    22:29
  100. 108.
    Episode 111 Interview with Colleen Watson30 August 2016
    20:33
  101. 109.
    Episode 110 Interview with Stephen Hood23 August 2016
    30:28
  102. 110.
    Episode 109 Emily's Trunk Novel16 August 2016
    29:37
  103. 111.
    Episode 108 Interview with John Stith9 August 2016
    18:59
  104. 112.
    Episode 107 Interview with Zhenghua Yang2 August 2016
    37:08
  105. 113.
    Denver Comic Con 2016 C R Richards, F P Dorchak, and Sue Duff26 July 2016
    40:17
  106. 114.
    Denver Comic Con 2016 Ellie Ann, Sisters in Geek, and Corinne O'Flynn19 July 2016
    45:44
  107. 115.
    Denver Comic Con 2016 Judy Burns, Kevin Hearne, and Amalie Howard12 July 2016
    56:08
  108. 116.
    Denver Comic Con 2016 Patrick Hester, Player Two, and The Hillywood Show5 July 2016
    51:29
  109. 117.
    Denver Comic Con 2016 Ann Stampler, Cat Staggs, and Terry Brooks28 June 2016
    43:30
  110. 118.
    Episode 106 Interview with Shannon Lawrence21 June 2016
    27:22
  111. 119.
    Episode 105 Interview with Aimie K. Runyan14 June 2016
    31:00
  112. 120.
    Episode 104 Pitching Contests with Dan Koboldt7 June 2016
    29:08
  113. 121.
    Episode 103 Science in Science Fiction with Dan Koboldt31 May 2016
    26:00
  114. 122.
    Episode 102 Giles' Trunk Novel24 May 2016
    22:15
  115. 123.
    Episode 101 Tesla in Sci-Fi17 May 2016
    30:29
  116. 124.
    Episode 100 Interview with Carol Berg10 May 2016
    28:06
  117. 125.
    Episode 99 Interview with Ali Dean3 May 2016
    27:38
  118. 126.
    Episode 98 Steampunking26 April 2016
    26:35
  119. 127.
    Episode 97 Plagiarism Revisited19 April 2016
    28:40
  120. 128.
    Episode 96 Interview with Leonard Balsera12 April 2016
    28:19
  121. 129.
    Episode 95 Interview with Michael R. Underwood5 April 2016
    24:56
  122. 130.
    Episode 94 Zombies and Michelle's Trunk Novel29 March 2016
    27:07
  123. 131.
    Episode 93 Forensics with Tracy Brisendine22 March 2016
    28:53
  124. 132.
    Episode 92 Agent Contracts with Susan Spann15 March 2016
    27:11
  125. 133.
    Episode 91 Intellectual Properties8 March 2016
    38:23
  126. 134.
    Episode 90 Fight Scenes with Blair MacGregor1 March 2016
    26:30
  127. 135.
    Episode 89 2nd Anniversary Celebration23 February 2016
    23:17
  128. 136.
    Episode 88 Review of Star Wars: The Force Awakens16 February 2016
    26:01
  129. 137.
    Episode 87 Interview with Holly Jennings9 February 2016
    24:12
  130. 138.
    Episode 86 Interview with Kristin Nelson2 February 2016
    38:59
  131. 139.
    Episode 85 Time Management26 January 2016
    28:36
  132. 140.
    Episode 84 Excited for 201619 January 2016
    32:28
  133. 141.
    Episode 83 Interview with Ashish Thomas12 January 2016
    16:56
  134. 142.
    Episode 82 Interview with Hanna C. Howard5 January 2016
    34:18
  135. 143.
    Christmas Break 201522 December 2015
    3:49
  136. 144.
    Episode 81 Interview with Josh Vogt15 December 2015
    29:35
  137. 145.
    Episode 80 Character Arcs and Subplots8 December 2015
    28:58
  138. 146.
    Episode 79 Cross-Genre/Mashups Writing and Reading1 December 2015
    23:34
  139. 147.
    Episode 78 Non-Human Characters and Emily's Trunk Novel24 November 2015
    30:39
  140. 148.
    Episode 77 Interview with Liesa Malik17 November 2015
    21:15
  141. 149.
    Episode 76 Mailbag Vol. 110 November 2015
    24:32
  142. 150.
    Episode 75 Gaming with J.T. Evans and Patrick Hester3 November 2015
    28:47
  143. 151.
    Episode 74 Interview with Harris Gray27 October 2015
    34:25
  144. 152.
    Episode 73 Writing Education20 October 2015
    20:17
  145. 153.
    Episode 72 Middles13 October 2015
    19:00
  146. 154.
    Episode 71 Endings6 October 2015
    37:27
  147. 155.
    Episode 70 Beginnings29 September 2015
    38:31
  148. 156.
    Episode 69 Themes22 September 2015
    26:18
  149. 157.
    Episode 68 Dialogue and Description15 September 2015
    32:09
  150. 158.
    Episode 67 Heroes and Villains8 September 2015
    33:31
  151. 159.
    Episode 66 Story Building with Tropes1 September 2015
    32:42
  152. 160.
    Episode 65 Ali Golightly with the United Authors Association25 August 2015
    29:44
  153. 161.
    Episode 64 Books Into Movies and Veronica R. Calisto's Trunk Novel18 August 2015
    37:26
  154. 162.
    Episode 63 Kindle Unlimited Pay-Per-Page Policy11 August 2015
    27:55
  155. 163.
    Episode 62 Writing Feedback4 August 2015
    46:35
  156. 164.
    Episode 61 Conventions28 July 2015
    39:57
  157. 165.
    Episode 60 Updates from Aaron Michael Ritchey21 July 2015
    38:21
  158. 166.
    Episode 59 Interview with Todd Newton14 July 2015
    44:56
  159. 167.
    Episode 58 Serialized Stories and Giles' Trunk Novel7 July 2015
    29:37
  160. 168.
    Denver Comic Con 2015 Geek Fuel, What Pumpkin, Little Wings, and Chemistry Club30 June 2015
    55:37
  161. 169.
    Denver Comic Con 2015 Stubby Shillelaghs, Dungeons and Drafts, An Hobbes, and Sherry Ficklin and Tyler Jolley23 June 2015
    1:00:58
  162. 170.
    Denver Comic Con 2015 Jim Butcher, Josh Vogt, and She's A Super Geek16 June 2015
    49:16
  163. 171.
    Denver Comic Con 2015 Sue Duff, Amalie Howard, and Kevin J. Anderson9 June 2015
    43:52
  164. 172.
    Denver Comic Con 2015 Interviews With DC Comics Writers and Artists2 June 2015
    52:09
  165. 173.
    Denver Comic Con 2015 Impromptu Women in Comics Panel27 May 2015
    54:58
  166. 174.
    Episode 57 Difficult Scenes26 May 2015
    22:12
  167. 175.
    Episode 56 Developing a Magic System19 May 2015
    41:11
  168. 176.
    Anomaly Con 2015 Interview with Selena Chambers and Molly Tanzer12 May 2015
    42:28
  169. 177.
    Anomaly Con 2015 Interview with Cory Doctorow (Explicit)5 May 2015
    48:19
  170. 178.
    Episode 55 Tropes 101 Live at Anomaly Con 201528 April 2015
    51:19
  171. 179.
    Episode 54 Chemistry Club's Copia: Landfall Comic21 April 2015
    32:09
  172. 180.
    Episode 53 Workshopping Stories with Dave Robison14 April 2015
    49:51
  173. 181.
    Episode 52 Interview with Gail Carson Levine and Fairy Tales7 April 2015
    36:21
  174. 182.
    Episode 51 Marketing Tools for Authors31 March 2015
    53:14
  175. 183.
    Episode 50 Author Brands and Platforms24 March 2015
    45:09
  176. 184.
    Episode 49 Interview with Jim C. Hines and Michelle's Trunk Novel17 March 2015
    39:45
  177. 185.
    Episode 48 Interview with Tamora Pierce and Women in Fantasy10 March 2015
    44:30
  178. 186.
    Episode 47 Steampunk & Interview With Gail Carriger3 March 2015
    35:10
  179. 187.
    Episode 46 Young Adult Literature24 February 2015
    35:48
  180. 188.
    Episode 45 Amazon Kindle Scout Pt. 317 February 2015
    39:23
  181. 189.
    Episode 44 Interview with Susan Spann10 February 2015
    25:41
  182. 190.
    Episode 43 Writing Media and Poetry3 February 2015
    39:09
  183. 191.
    Episode 42 Writing Resolutions and Emily's Trunk Novel27 January 2015
    29:19
  184. 192.
    Episode 41 Writer's Block and Giles' Trunk Novel20 January 2015
    37:49
  185. 193.
    Episode 40 Amazon Kindle Scout Pt. 213 January 2015
    40:27
  186. 194.
    Episode 39 Amazon Kindle Scout Pt. 16 January 2015
    38:16
  187. 195.
    Christmas Break 201423 December 2014
    4:18
  188. 196.
    Episode 38 Interview With Jamin and Kiowa Winans16 December 2014
    47:28
  189. 197.
    Episode 37 Holidays in Fiction9 December 2014
    21:47
  190. 198.
    Episode 36 Story Tension2 December 2014
    35:29
  191. 199.
    Episode 35 Character Agency25 November 2014
    35:26
  192. 200.
    Episode 34 Interview with Jim Butcher and Writing Communities18 November 2014
    49:08

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