The Subaltern Podcast
By Nikesh Shukla
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Author Nikesh Shukla talks to writers, comedians, musicians, journalists and actors about writing, laughing, singing, commenting, acting. This is the anti-Q&A - a freewheeling, sometimes irreverent (don't you hate the word irreverent) conversation that covers everything from r'n'b to writing to books to zombies. Subaltern: persons socially, politically and geographically outside the hegemonic power structure.
||CleanEpisode 31 revisited: James Salter||RIP James Salter. I really loved talking to him so I thought I'd re-upload this podcast ep from t...||6/21/2015||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 55: Akhil Sharma||Welcome to season 4 of The Subaltern podcast. It's the final one. And before we go, I have the lo...||8/26/2014||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEpisode 54: Jenny Offill||The author of 'Dept of Speculation' likes gossip magazines, wonders why aliens like rutting and h...||5/13/2014||Free||View in iTunes|
Yo. I've been listening to your show while slope mowing blackberry bushes, scotch broom and waist high grass in an affluent community outside of Seattle. It has been a pleasure listening to these interviews. I like the clinking of glass in the background, the rambling digressions and the clunky transitions. I hope you continue. The hype-man like beginnings of each show is a nice touch. As a writer who rarely speaks with other writers, your conversations and their informality have been transportative (not a word). Thanks.
This podcast gives this yank a sense of the scene across the pond. Fantastic!