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The following books will be covered in future episodes, as listed. This is subject to change, of course, depending on time and listener feedback and the list will grow as more episodes are posted. Books will be listed at least a month in advance of their upcoming episode to allow for listener follow-along. All books reviewed and discussed have links back to Amazon. In the event of a series, the link is for the first book in that series.
2018 / Episodes 10-?
Episode 19: Timekeeper Series, Tara Sim
Episode 18: Dread Nation, Justina Ireland
Episode 17: Clockwork Trilogy, Dru Pagliassotti
Episode 16: The Alchemy of Stone, Ekaterina Sedia
Episode 15: The Gunpowder Chronicles Series, Jeannie Lin
Episode 14: The Gaslight Dogs, Karin Lowachee
Episode 13: The Bas-Lag Series, China Mieville
Episode 12: Clockwork Cairo: Steampunk Tales of Egypt, ed. Matthew Bright 02/07/2018
Episode 11: The Mapmakers Trilogy, S.E. Grove 01/22/2018
Episode 10: The Dandelion Dynasty Series, Ken Liu 01/06/2018
2017 / Episodes 0-9
- Episode 9: The Book of Esther, Emily Barton 11/05/2017
Episode 8: The Fall of the Gas-Lit Empire Series, Rod Duncan 10/14/2017
Episode 7: The Sea Is Ours: Tales from Steampunk Southeast Asia, ed. Jaymee Goh & Joyce Chng 10/02/2017
Episode 6: The Alternative Detective Series, A.J. Hartley 09/09/2017
Episode 5: The Great Library Series, Rachel Caine 08/27/2017
Episode 4: Everfair, Nisi Shawl 08/11/2017
Episode 3: The Alchemy Wars Trilogy, Ian Tregillis 07/21/2017
Episode 2: Clockwork Century Series, Cherie Priest 07/07/2017
Episode 1: Nomad of the Time Stream Series, Michael Moorcock 06/21/2017
The following books have been, or will be, used as sources and citations for episodes as well as in numerous academic papers by Bluestocking and have proven incredibly helpful and informative.
- Clockwork Futures: The Science of Steampunk and the Reinvention of the Modern World, Brandy Schillace
- Clockwork Rhetoric: The Language and Style of Steampunk, edited by Barry Brummett
- Like Clockwork: Steampunk Pasts, Presents, and Futures, edited by Rachel Bowser and Brian Croxall
- Post-Colonial Studies: The Key Concepts (Routledge Key Guides), Bill Ashcroft and Gareth Griffiths
- Steampunk and Nineteenth-Century Digital Humanities: Literary Retrofuturisms, Media Archaeologies, Alternate Histories (Routledge Interdisciplinary Perspectives on Literature), Roger Whitson
- Trials by Whiteness (The WisCon Chronicles Book 11), Jaymee Goh
The papers listed below will also be used as material, sources, and citations in podcast episodes. Bluestocking has used all of these over the years and has found them to be incredibly helpful. They are being listed in MLA citation format, for expediency and on the off-chance that they can be of academic use to others. Only the dates and locations of access have been removed.
- Goh, Jaymee. "Towards Chromatic Chronologies: Using the Steampunk Aesthetic for Postcolonial Purposes." McMaster, 2011.
- Hantke, Steffan. "Difference Engines and Other Infernal Devices: History According to Steampunk." Exploration, Kent State University Press 40.3 (1999): 241-54.
- Hellekson, Karen. "Toward a Taxonomy of the Alternate History Genre." Extrapolation (Kent State University Press) 41.3 (2000): 248-52.
- Lee, Paul David. "Bug-eyed Monsters and the Encounter with the Postcolonial Other: an Analysis of the Common Postcolonial Themes and Characteristics in Science Fiction." University of Texas at Arlington, 2012.
- Lovegreen, Alan Richard. "Aerofuturism: Vectors of Modernity in Nineteenth- and Twentieth-century Literature and Culture." University of California, Riverside, 2014.
- McKnight, Edgar Vernon, Jr. "Alternative History: The Development of a Literary Genre." The University of Chapel Hill, NC, 1994.
- Perschon, Mike Dieter. "The Steampunk Aesthetic: Technofantasies in a Neo-Victorian Retrofuture." University of Alberta, Edmonton, 2012.