BONUS: Joan Gordon talks about Gene Wolfe, and 1.6 “The Master of the Curators” from The Shadow of the Torturer, The Book of the New Sun

Joan Gordon, Gene Wolfe scholar, talks about Gene Wolfe's career and works, the Library of Nessus, and Master Ultan

Also, appended to the end of this episode (1:04 mark) is a hidden track where James shares a comprehensive theory of "The Fifth Head of Cerberus."

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  • Intro from "The Alligator", Annihilation soundtrack
  • Outro #1:From "I've Got a Theory" from "Buffy the Vampire Slayer"
  • Outro #2: From "Mr. Roboto" by Styx
  • Logo art by SonOfWitz

Outros and alternate outros are cued on the Rereading Wolfe Podcast Spotify playlist IF the songs are available on Spotify.

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