April 18th, 2023 | Season 1 | 37 mins 30 secs
alex nierenhausen, birds of maine, book podcast, books, bookstagram, literary, literature, michael deforge, reading, sruti islam, weird era, weird era podcast
Alex talks to Michael DeForge about Birds of Maine, as well as his general body of work, illustrating the cover of Weird Era Issue 2, how an email to Seripop started it all, and the appeal, though not promise, of building Utopian worlds.
April 12th, 2023 | Season 1 | 41 mins 58 secs
alex nierenhausen, book podcast, books, bookstagram, colin winnette, literary, literature, reading, sruti islam, users, weird era, weird era podcast
Sruti sits down with @colinwinnette to discuss his latest novel, Users. For a tech novel, they talk at great length about parenting, what an incandescent moment in literature is, and how the novel was inspired by the concept of guilt.