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In which we read books, make books and regender books

WHAT’S NEW ON THE INTERNET?
The D Franklin Defying Doomsday Award
Luminescent Threads shout-out in Den of Geek’s Holiday Book Guide
Tansy's regendered Frankenstein podcast: Frankentastic!

CULTURE CONSUMED:
Alisa: makes the books for Twelfth Planet Press
Alex: Nexus; Blacklist on netflix; Provenance, Ann Leckie; Terra Nullius, Claire G Coleman
Tansy: Send your recs for farm/small town family themed romance novels to @tansyrr on Twitter. Fandom for Robots by Vina Jie-Min Prasad on Uncanny Magazine, the great rereading/regendering of Frankenstein, the Creature Court project

GENERAL CHATTER:
Patreon! How it works for authors, and what they do differently.
… Patreon discussion… Sandstone @quartzen discussed why she supports an author's Patreon and what she likes to get in return.
Check out Tansy’s Patreon! We also recommend the Patreon pages of Seanan McGuire & Kameron Hurley

Please send feedback to us at galacticsuburbia@gmail.com, follow us on Twitter at @galacticsuburbs, check out Galactic Suburbia Podcast on Facebook, support us at Patreon - which now includes access to the ever so exclusive GS Slack - and don't forget to leave a review on iTunes if you love us!

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In which we're voting Yes for equality, and Alex is back in the house.

(APOLOGIES FOR THE POOR SOUND QUALITY-the Silent Producer) 

WHAT DO WE CARE ABOUT THIS WEEK?

Cory Bernardi vs Students in Dresses (via @JoshThomas87)

The Book Smugglers Level Up Kickstarter

WHAT ALEX DID ON HER EPIC ADVENTURE!

 

CULTURE CONSUMED:

Alisa: What Happened, Hillary Clinton; The Good Place Season 1; Star Trek Discovery

Tansy: Rogue Desire, Amy Jo Cousins etc, The Doubleclicks: Love Problems, Snowspelled by Stephanie Burgis, The Captive Prince series by C.S. Pacat

Alex: airplane viewing, including Kong: Skull Island; Redemption in Indigo, Karen Lord; Beneath the Sugar Sky, Seanan McGuire; Into the Black, Rowland White

Please send feedback to us at galacticsuburbia@gmail.com, follow us on Twitter at @galacticsuburbs, check out Galactic Suburbia Podcast on Facebook, support us at Patreon - which now includes access to the ever so exclusive GS Slack - and don't forget to leave a review on iTunes if you love us!

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