Making Waves – Out on the Wire: The Storytelling Secrets of the New Masters of Radio

Author: Jessica Abel, foreword by Ira Glass Release Date: August 25, 2015 Publisher: Broadway Books Source: Blogging for Books Genre(s): nonfiction, graphic novel Rating: ★★★★★ Review Spoilers:  N/A GoodReads | Amazon “I should totally make a podcast.” It’s a thought that’s occurred to me and probably most radio listeners at least once during an […]

Podcast Spotlight: My Brother, My Brother and Me

Podcast Spotlight is a regular feature in which we showcase a podcast and explore what makes it special. Have suggestions for a future installment? Leave them in the comments. Show: My Brother, My Brother and Me Debut: April 12, 2010 Number of Episodes: 267 Network: Maximum Fun Homepage: http://www.maximumfun.org/shows/my-brother-my-brother-and-me There’s a part of […]

Podcast Spotlight: This American Life

Show: This American Life Debut: November 17, 1995 Number of Episodes: 565 Network: WBEZ Homepage: http://www.thisamericanlife.org/ Welcome to Podcast Spotlight, a new regular feature on Nerdophiles. In every new addition, we showcase a particular podcast, demonstrating what makes it unique and worth your time. We’ve only occasionally written about podcasts in […]

Mea’s Podcast: Video Game Story Lines as Narratives

[soundcloud url=”https://api.soundcloud.com/tracks/204242813″ params=”auto_play=false&hide_related=false&show_comments=true&show_user=true&show_reposts=false&visual=true” width=”100%” height=”450″ iframe=”true” /] I have done this because I feel that video games have the potential to have compelling story lines just like a novel. My thoughts on it are – if a play can be literature, why not a video game? Both require a script […]