Shows: Podcasts for the Ambitious Nerd
NERD FOR A LIVING PODCAST
Careers in Pop Culture Entertainment
Our flagship show, the Nerd For A Living Podcast, explores the lives and careers of professionals working in pop culture and genre entertainment industries – film & television, publishing, comics, gaming, and more. We examine the place where career ambitions and geeky passions collide. Since its debut in 2013, this podcast has featured Emmy-winners and up-and-comers, fan-favorite familiar faces and behind-the-scenes maestros. Along with insightful interviews, Nerd For A Living sometimes features convention panels and programming recorded live in front of fandom audiences.
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Writing & Genre Storytelling
The Fictitious podcast delves into the storytelling process and business of writing for genre entertainment – science fiction, fantasy, horror and supernatural, and all the category-bending and -blending stories in between. We talk to working and published authors, screenwriters, editors, and publishers to learn about writing for multiple platforms, and how to develop and sustain a career as a writer. These conversations examine the craft, techniques, and work habits of passionate storytellers.
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Cartoon Creators & Careers
The Animation Invasion podcast examines careers in animated media through interviews with working industry creators – producers, artists, voice actors, writers, and more. Do you dream of a career bringing dynamic, imaginative stories to life through animated media? Or are you a fan who’s interested in the creation process and what it takes to create the animated worlds you enjoy? Whether you’re trying to develop your own career or just love learning about the medium, Animation Invasion gives you access to the knowledge and experience of professionals living the animated life.