Monthly Archives: March 2023

S2E21: Donna Barba Higuera Interview

In this episode, I interview Donna Barba Higuera, author of the Newbery winning sci-fi novel, The Last Cuentista (which I’ve previously recommended). Donna’s book recommendation: Reclaim the Stars, edited by Zoraida Córdova Donna’s website Check out this episode!

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Movie Review: Shazam! Fury of the Gods

The original Shazam! from 2019 is probably my favorite movie in the current iteration of DC superheroes, the DCEU. (Admittedly, I’ve only seen, like, half of them.) So I had high hopes for the sequel, Shazam! Fury of the Gods. … Continue reading

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Commissioned Artwork: Terraforming Venus 2523

I published this art piece on YouTube, Twitter earlier today. You can watch the video here. I’ve reproduced the transcript in this post, along with a few extra notes. Video Transcript (with notes) One year ago, I published a paper[1] … Continue reading

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S2E20: Newbery Medal Winners

In this episode, I take one more look at children’s science fiction by surveying the winners of the prestigious Newbery Medal. Book recommendation: The Last Cuentista by Donna Barba Higuera Other books discussed:A Wrinkle in Time by Madeleine L’Engle Mrs. Frisby … Continue reading

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