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Alzabo Soup is a podcast where we (Phil and Metz) do deep readings of high quality speculative fiction.  We update every week on Fridays.

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We have begun our page-by-page readthrough of Wolfe's The Book of the Long Sun.

For short stories and non-Wolfe titles, out discussions will be holistic and may include spoilers.


Please Note: This podcast is intended to be listened to in chronological order by title.  Please pick the title you'd like to listen to from "categories" start with the oldest episode of your title first!

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Nov 25, 2016

Intro: Metz and Phil explore the concept of word mashups (and come up with a terrible patent)

Content (3:15): What we know and don't know so far at the halfway point of The Sorcerer's House.


Nov 18, 2016

Intro: Phil discusses the state of newspaper comic strips

Content (5:30): Discussion of Letters 19 and 20 of Gene Wolfe's "The Sorcerer's House."


Nov 11, 2016

Intro: Metz talks about his recent trip to Meow Wolf and the House of Eternal Return.

Content (6:45): Discussion of Letter 18 of Gene Wolfe's "The Sorcerer's House."


Nov 4, 2016

Intro: Metz and Phil talk about the musicals they acted in during high school.

Content (7:41): Discussion of Letters 16 and 17 of Gene Wolfe's "The Sorcerer's House."