Episode 010

On May 21, 2010, in Podcast, by Patrick Hester

010 The Functional Nerds

In the Tenth episode of The Functional Nerds, Patrick Hester and John Anealio are joined by four time Hugo Award nominee, 2008 Philip K. Dick Award nominee, 2008/2006 Chesley Award winner/nominee, and 2006 World Fantasy Award nominee and editorial director of Pyr books – Lou Anders!  Lou joins us this week to discuss a little bit of the history of the Pyr imprint from Prometheus books, the branding of Pyr that stands out on the bookshelves thanks to artwork from great artists like John Picacio, upcoming projects from Pyr, two new anthologies from Lou titled ‘Swords & Dark magic’ due in June and ‘Masked’ due in July, then we branch off into Stargate Universe, John Scalzi, Joseph Mallozzi, FlashForward and Batman comics.

© 2010 Patrick Hester & John Anealio

7 Responses to Episode 010

  1. Mike Resnick says:

    Wonderful interview with Lou Anders.

  2. John D. says:

    Ditto.

    And while you have Mike’s ear, I’d wholeheartedly recommend getting him on your podcast.

  3. [...] can listen to the episode over on the Functional Nerds website.  I suggest that you do because it was a lot of fun and that always comes through – you [...]

  4. [...] Editor Lou Anders joins The Functional Nerds (Patrick Hester & John Anealio) for a podcast covering “the history of the Pyr imprint from Prometheus books, the branding of Pyr that stands out on the bookshelves thanks to artwork from great artists like John Picacio, upcoming projects from Pyr, two new anthologies from Lou titled ‘Swords & Dark magic’ due in June and ‘Masked’ due in July”, Stargate Universe, our humble little book club, John Scalzi, FlashForward and Batman comics: http://functionalnerds.com/2010/05/episode-010/. [...]

  5. [...] Functional Nerds interview Lou Anders, author of Swords & Dark [...]

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