The Outer Dark

The Outer Dark


Latest Episodes

TOD 050 The Art of Unease: Weird Fiction, Strange Stories, and Other Surreal Horrors That Mess With Your Head Panel from Necon 39
August 15, 2019

In this podcast The Outer Dark presents ‘The Art of Unease: Weird Fiction, Strange Stories, and Other Surreal Horrors That Mess With Your Head’, a panel from Necon 39 featuring Laird Barron, Nadia Bulkin, Victoria Dalpe, Todd Keisling, K.H. Vaughan,

TOD 049 Mike Allen: Horror and The Weird
July 25, 2019

In this podcast The Outer Dark presents Horror and The Weird, a What If… Science Fiction and Fantasy Forum lecture by author/editor/publisher Mike Allen, organized by Library of Congress Professional Association and recorded live at The Library of Cong...

TOD 048 Jesse Bullington: The Fiend with a Thousand Faces: Monsters as a Mirror of Humanity
May 16, 2019

In this podcast The Outer Dark presents The Fiend with a Thousand Faces: Monsters as a Mirror of Humanity, a lecture by author Jesse Bullington, also Alex Marshall and a guest at The Outer Dark Symposium 2019.

TOD 047 The Outer Dark Symposium 2019, Part 2: The Weird in Sword & Sorcery/Sword & Soul and Readings by Nadia Bulkin, Mike Allen & Lesley Wheeler
May 09, 2019

In this podcast The Outer Dark presents the second installment of The Outer Dark Symposium on the Greater Weird 2019 including  the panel: ‘The Weird in Sword & Sorcery/Sword & Soul’, moderated by Milton J. Davis and featuring Jesse Bullington,

TOD 046 The Outer Dark Symposium 2019, Part 1: Friday Night Readings, A Brief History of Swamp Things, and Panel: Flora and Fauna: The Pervasive Presence of Nature in Weird Fiction
April 04, 2019

In this podcast The Outer Dark presents the first installment of The Outer Dark Symposium on the Greater Weird 2019 including Friday Night Readings Presented by PseudoPod hosted by Alex Hofelich and featuring Kristi DeMeester, Craig Laurance Gidney,

TOD 045 Playing in the Dirt with Kristi DeMeester
March 21, 2019

In this podcast Scott Nicolay interviews Kristi DeMeester, author of Beneath (Word Horde)  and Everything That’s Underneath (Apex), and a The Outer Dark Symposium 2019 guest. The podcast was recorded on Monday March 18, 2019.

TOD 044 Michael Wehunt: Things Devolve from There
March 07, 2019

In this podcast Scott Nicolay interviews Michael Wehunt, author of Shirley Jackson Award-nominated Greener Pastures (Apex, 2016) and The Outer Dark Symposium 2019 guest. The podcast was recorded on Tuesday March 5, 2019.

TOD 043 Petrified Trees, Enchanted Mirrors: The Gothic Universe of Female Mexican Horror Writers Panel from Worldcon 76
February 28, 2019

In this podcast The Outer Dark presents ‘Petrified Trees, Enchanted Mirrors: The Gothic Universe of Female Mexican Horror Writers,’ a panel from Worldcon 76 featuring Gabriela Damián Miravete, Raquel Castro, Andrea Chapela and moderated by Pepe Rojo,

TOD 042 J.S. Breukelaar: Like Blade Runner but the Rain is Spit
February 21, 2019

In this podcast Scott Nicolay interviews J.S. Breukelaar, author of the recently released collection Collision: Stories (Meerkat Press, Feb. 2019) and the novels, Aletheia: A Supernatural Thriller and American Monster.

TOD 041 Patternmaster: The Legacy of Octavia E. Butler Panel from BlacktastiCon 2018
February 14, 2019

In this podcast The Outer Dark presents ‘Patternmaster: The Legacy of Octavia Butler’, a panel from Blacktasticon 2018 moderated by Sheree Renée Thomas and featuring Valjeanne Jeffers, Kenesha Williams, Linda D Addison, John Jennings, and Troy L.