Welcome to the fifty-seventh episode of the Tea in the Treetops podcast hosted by Philippa and Anni.
In this episode, we discuss some upcoming science fiction TV adaptations that have been recently announced. We also discuss what we’ve been watching, reading and listening to recently (Game of Thrones). This episode was recorded on 20 September 2017.
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Our title music is titled Sea of Dreams and has been used with the kind permission of the composer, Bart Stoop. You can hear more of Bart’s beautiful music at facebook.com/BartStoop.
Sci-fi TV Adaptations (23:20)
Article on ARS Technica – Four book series that are shaping the future of science fiction on television
The Fifth Season by N.K. Jemesin, being developed by TNT
Octavia Butler’s Xenogenesis series
The Name of the Wind, Patrick Rothfuss, being developed by Lin Manuel Miranda
Who Fears Death by Nnedi Okorafor, being developed for HBO, George RR Martin is a producer.
Books, TV series and other things mentioned
Brisbane Writer’s Festival – September 6-10. LoveYA was on at Brisbane Square Library on Sat 9th. Jackie French, Garth Nix, Maria Lewis, Amie Kaufman and Jay Kristoff, Kimberley Starr, Claire Christian, Meg Caddy.
OzYay Radio Show with Rhianna Patrick – Sunday October 1, 6:30pm on ABC radio
Game of Thrones season 7 – Spoilers! (37:25)