Posts Tagged ‘ Novels ’

Zero Squared #51: Drone and Apocalypse

Jan 6th, 2016 | By

Joanna Demers is associate professor of musicology at the University of Southern California’s Thornton School of Music, where she specializes in post-1945 popular and art music. Her book with Zero Books Drone and Apocalypse was published on December 11th in 2015. The back of the jacket copy for the first book describes it this way:

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Zero Squared #27: Writing Through Time

Jul 15th, 2015 | By

Rudy Rucker is the guest this week and we discuss his recently published book Journals 1990-2014. Rudy Rucker is a writer and a mathematician who spent 20 years as a Silicon Valley computer scientist. He’s a contemporary master of science-fiction, and received the Philip K. Dick award twice. His 37 published books include novels and

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New Guidelines for Fiction at Zero Books

Apr 9th, 2015 | By

While being interviewed by the Paris Review in 1990 the novelist and Platonist philosopher Iris Murdoch was asked the following question: Should the novelist also be a moralist and teacher? Murdoch’s answer was that a fiction writer should avoid didactic aims but should embrace the role of the moralist, if not entirely then at least

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Zero Squared #5: Darwin and the Death of God

Feb 4th, 2015 | By

James Morrow is the guest this week. Morrow is a novelist and literary science fiction writer whose most well known work is probably the novel Towing Jehovah and this week we discuss his newest book, out from St. Martin’s Press, Galapagos Regained. Publisher’s Weekly described this new novel as “a comic blend of Victorian science

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