Terry Pratchett interview from 2005 now on YouTube

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We recently added a 2003 interview with much beloved author Terry Pratchett to the Fast Forward YouTube channel. We redigitized the interview this year as part of a project to show Pratchett interviews at the 2017 North American Disc World Convention in New Orleans, LA.

As part of the same project, we have just posted another Fast Forward interview with Sir Terry on YouTube. This one is from episode #183, and was recorded in September of 2005. In ...

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Terry Pratchett interview from 2003 now on YouTube

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We recently dug through the Fast Forward:Contemporary Science Fiction archives to find interviews we had done with Sir Terry Pratchett over the years. Three of these were shown at the recent North American Disc World Convention in New Orleans, LA.

The most recent of the interviews is already available on the Fast Forward YouTube channel, but we are taking this opportunity to put the earlier ones online as well. The first interview is from episode #159, and was recorded ...

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Fast Forward #292 – Interview with Alan Smale

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The interview from episode #292 of Fast Forward: Contemporary Science Fiction is finally available to view online! In the interview, author Alan Smale talks about his novel Eagle and Empire, the last volume in his Clash of Eagles trilogy. He discusses his approach to updating the society of the Roman legion, while staying true to its basic premise. He also talks about the challenges of handling multiple different military cultures, creating realistic battle scenes, and the potential for future ...

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Fast Forward #291 – interview with Joe Haldeman

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In episode #291 of Fast Forward: Contemporary Science Fiction, award winning author and SFWA Grand Master Joe Haldeman talks about his illustrious career as a science fiction writer! Mr. Haldeman talks about his experiences at various writing workshops, his work as a writing teacher, and the pros and cons of long-term writing contracts.

Please note: the interview in the TV episode was ...

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Fast Forward #290 – Interview with Jo Walton

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Episode #290 of Fast Forward: Contemporary Science Fiction is now available. This episode features an interview with award winning author Jo Walton. Ms. Walton talks about her recent Thessaly trilogy, consisting of The Just City,  The Philosopher Kings, and Necessity. She describes the special challenges of creating a world that includes classical gods and magic, as well as sentient robots. She also talks about the opportunities the books gave her to explore issues of morality, equality, and responsibility, using ...

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Fast Forward #289 – Interview with Kim Stanley Robinson

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After a bit of an unplanned hiatus, Episode #289 of Fast Forward: Contemporary Science Fiction is finally available. This episode features an interview with renowned author Kim Stanley Robinson. Mr. Robinson talks about his two most recent books, 2312 and Aurora. He describes his views on our planet’s imminent and severe ecological changes, and talks about some of the harsh realities facing humanity’s desire to travel to the stars.

Mr. Robinson also discusses receiving the 2016 Robert A. Heinlein Award, which ...

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