Springfield, MO, April 29, 2007 --(PR.com
)-- Chris Meadows will be interviewing fantasy author P.C. Hodgell on his live talk show podcast The Biblio File. The interview will be recorded live, and will take place on Saturday, May 5th at 1 p.m. Eastern/10 a.m. Pacific time. After Meadows completes his interview, Hodgell will take questions from the call-in audience, and questions can also be submitted via the contact form at http://terrania.us/emailme.htm.
The interview will cover many areas of Hodgell's academic and literary career, as well as the recent publication of her Kencyr series as ebooks through Baen's Webscription program and how she is affected by the recent news that publisher Meisha Merlin is closing its doors. Listeners are invited to call, chat, or write in with questions of their own that they would like answered.
P.C. Hodgell was born in 1951. She attended the Clarion and Milford Writers' Workshops and holds a Master's Degree in English literature and a Doctorate in 19th-century English literature. She taught at the University of Wisconsin in Oshkosh until 2006, when she retired to write full-time. She resides in Oshkosh, Wisconsin. Hodgell is best known in speculative-fiction circles for her infrequently-published Kencyr series, currently spanning four books and one short-story collection. It was most recently published in print by Meisha Merlin and electronically by Baen Webscriptions. A more complete biography of P.C. Hodgell may be found at http://www.webscription.net/s-122-p-c-hodgell.aspx.
The Biblio File is the live call-in talk show hosted by Chris Meadows via the TalkShoe podcasting service. The focus of this show is books and the publishing industry. Guests and audience members may call in by ordinary telephone or Voice-Over-IP and participate in the discussion, as well as share comments by text-based chat. The show can be streamed live or downloaded as an mp3 podcast after recording ends. In recent weeks, Meadows has interviewed authors Diane Duane, Sharon Lee, and Steve Miller regarding their use of the "Storyteller's Bowl" publishing model, conducted a lengthy interview with author Peter S. Beagle about his career and works, and spoken to Mercedes Lackey and Steve Libbey about their podiobook podcast "The Secret World Chronicle." He is also interviewing Lee and Miller again on Sunday, April 29th. For more information on The Biblio File, see http://terrania.us/biblio/. For more information on TalkShoe, see http://www.talkshoe.com.
Chris Meadows may be reached via the contact form at http://terrania.us/emailme.htm.