StarShipSofa No 318 Rick Wilber

December 18, 2013 by acpracht

Coming up…

Fact: Film Talk by Dennis M. Lane 06:30

“Something Real” by Rick Wilber 14:30

Fact: Movie Soundtracks by David Raiklen 01:19:20

Interview: Ben Chaney 01:33:00

Rick is a journalism professor at the University of South Florida in Tampa. He is also a writer who has published two novels, several short-story collections, a memoir, and several college textbooks on writing and editing for some of the world’s largest publishers.

He also published some fifty poems in various magazines and reviews in the United States, Scotland and Ireland, and has published more than fifty short stories in magazines and anthologies ranging from Fantasy & Science Fiction magazine and Asimov’s Science Fiction magazine to the often reprinted Alien Sex anthology and many others.

Rick is the Director of the USF Ireland Travel/Study tour, which visits London, Dublin, Limerick, Galway, Killarney, Dingle and other great locations in England and Ireland each July and August.

Rick is the co-founder, co-judge and administrator for the Dell Magazines Award for Undergraduate Excellence in Science Fiction and Fantasy Writing. He thinks it’s the top7yh6tr5e4q1§ award in the world for college undergrads interested in writing science fiction and fantasy.

“Something Real” won the 2013 Sidewise Award for best alternate history-short form.

Narrator: Logan Waterman


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