Talks and Interviews

Sometimes, people have recorded me talking about subjects close to my heart, such as decolonizing craft, mythology (the Philippine kind, especially), epics, activist SFF, islands and archipelagoes, and much more.

RX 93.1: Heard on Thursdays

Flights of Foundry: “Ways to Decolonize Your Fiction Writing”

Carl Brandon Society: Mythology and Speculative Literature Panel

Dive Into Worldbuilding

March 2020: Mythology and Activist SFF

March 2019: Philippine Mythology and Worldbuilding

Speculative Literature Foundation

Breaking the Glass Slipper

Podcast Episode: Live at the 77th WorldCon: Islands in Speculative Fiction

Fantasy – and indeed most fiction – often involves bitter rivalries. Fights over a kingdom or territory, long-standing feuds where people no longer even remember why it began… Such opposing forces are also a key ingredient in organised crime narratives, though they are rarer within fantasy fiction. When it comes to organised crime, our reference […] The post Beyond the Mafia – with Fonda Lee first appeared on Breaking the Glass Slipper.
  1. Beyond the Mafia – with Fonda Lee
  2. Cli-fi and catastrophe
  3. Hopeful speculative fiction with Ryka Aoki
  4. Body horror with Ellen Datlow
  5. “Perfect” women – with Cat Valente

Writers of the Future 2018 Gala