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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An Evening with Neil Gaiman In Washington, DC

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At the last minute, a friend provided me with a ticket to see Neil Gaiman at DAR Constitution Hall. This was a pleasant surprise, and it turned out to be a very fun evening. I’ve always enjoyed Mr. Gaiman’s work, and he is extremely witty and charming in person. The man is a born storyteller, and last night’s event brought that home to me yet again.

Local author Keith Donohue prepped the audience with a short, enthusiastic ...

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Author Terry Pratchett has passed away

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The Fast Forward team is deeply saddened to learn that Sir Terry Pratchett, author of the Discworld series, has passed away at the age of 66. Pratchett was diagnosed with Alzheimer’s several years ago, but continued to write books up through last year. He appeared as a guest on Fast Forward multiple times, and was always gracious, informative and humorous. His passing is a great loss to readers everywhere.

RIP, Sir Terry…

 

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Terry Pratchett interview now online!

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Here’s an early Christmas present for you.  It’s the latest Fast Forward interview with fantasy author Sir Terry Pratchett.  Mr. Pratchett was gracious enough to stop by the studio in mid-October, during his promotional tour for his latest novel, Snuff.  Many thanks to Mr. Pratchett and his staff for making this interview possible.

Even though the complete TV episode containing the interview won’t be released until sometime in December, you can watch (or ...

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Weekend of Terry Pratchett

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This past weekend much beloved author Terry Pratchett was wrapping up the US tour for his latest book, Snuff.  He had a sold-out speaking event at the National Press Club here in Washington, DC.  He also came by the studio and gave Fast Forward an interview, which we hope to post on the website in the next week or so!

Then, on Saturday, Mr. Pratchett ...

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