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BB2024.03 Ray Bradbury.

Bradbury reads and discusses some of his short stories.|RAY BRADBURY...

KPFA, 9 Nov. 1968.
BB2024.04 Edgar Rice Burroughs / Vern Coriell and Stanley B. Vinson.

Discussion of Burroughs' lesser known science fiction works.

KPFA, 15 Nov. 1968.
BB2024.05 To boldly go where no man has gone before / Gene Roddenberry.

Creater of Star Treck discusses the problems NBC created over his program.

KPFA, 17 Nov. 1968.
BB2024.06 Remembrance of things past / moderated by Alva Rogers.

Robert Block, Edmond Hamilton, Fritz Leiber, Emil Petaja, E. Hoffman Price, and Jack Williamson...

KPFA, 20 Nov. 1968.
BB2024.08 The Tolkien society / Ed Meskys, Al Halvey, and Peter S. Beagle.

Discussion of the work of J.R.R. Tolkien.

KPFA, 30 Nov. 1968.
BB2024.09 The Presentation of the Hugos, 1968, science fiction / moderated by Robert Silverberg.

Philip Jose Farmer and Walter Daughterty participate in the award ceremony.

KPFA, 30 Nov. 1968.
BB2859 Frankenstein / by Mary Shelly ; read by John Bovingdon.

Reading of the classic science fiction novel.

KPFA, 196-.
BB3304 Portrait of the artist as a young martian / Fritz Lieber.

Reading of a story of witchcraft and science fiction.

WBAI, 22 Oct. 1961.
BB3409 The Doors of his face, the lamps of his mouth / written and read by Roger Zelazny.

Author reads his own science fiction story.|THE DOORS OF HIS FACE, THE LAMPS OF HIS MOUTH /...

WBAI, 7 Nov. 1976.
BB3452 The Totally rich / written and read by John Brunner.

Science fiction author reads his short story.

WBAI, 3 Sept. 1968.
BB3590 Why moon missing? / read by Ed Sorel ; introduced by Richard Elman.

Reading of a short futuristic story.|WHY MOON MISSING? / read by Ed Sorel| introduced by Dick...

WBAI, 18 Jan. 1963.
BB3691 Shattered like a glass goblin / written and read by Harlan Ellison.

Author reads his science fiction short story.|SHATTERED LIKE A GLASS GOBLIN / written and read...

WBAI, 25 Jan. 1968.
BB3692 Love is an imaginary number / written and read by Roger Zelazny.

Author reads his science fiction short story.|LOVE IS AN IMAGINARY NUMBER / written and read by...

WBAI, 16 Nov. 1967.
BB3722 Last and first men / by Olaf Stapledon ; read by Baird Searles.

Reading of Stapledon's 1930 science fiction novel, cronicling the development of mankind to...

WBAI, 2 May-2 July 1969.
BB3730 Zarlah the Martian / by R. Norman Grisewood ; read by Thomas Disch.

Reading of Grisewood's science fiction story.

WBAI, 21-24 Oct. 1969.
BB3818.02A The star pit (Episode 2 of 29, Part 1 of 2)

A dramatic reading of the science fiction novella by author and critic Samuel R. Delany. Adapted...

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WBAI, 26 Nov. 1967. WBAI Folio introduction in January 1968.
BB3818.02B The star pit (Episode 2 of 29, Part 2 of 2)

A dramatic reading of the science fiction novella by author and critic Samuel R. Delany. Adapted...

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WBAI, 26 Nov. 1967. WBAI folio introduction in January 1968 issue.
BB3818.03 The star (Episode 3 of 29)

Baird Searles reads "The star", a short story by Arthur C. Clarke (1917-2008), for...

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WBAI, 17 Dec. 1967.
BB3818.13A Boy in darkness (Episode 13 of 29, Part 1 of 3)

Dramatic reading of Mervyn Peake's Boy in Darkness, the second installment of Peake's...

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WBAI, 6 Sept. 1968.
BB3818.13B Boy in darkness (Episode 13 of 29, Part 2 of 3)

Dramatic reading of Mervyn Peake's Boy in Darkness, the second installment of Peake's...

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WBAI, 6 Sept. 1968.
BB3818.13C Boy in darkness (Episode 13 of 29, Part 3 of 3)

Dramatic reading of Mervyn Peake's Boy in Darkness, the second installment of Peake's...

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WBAI, 6 Sept. 1968.
BB3818.18 The girl had guts (Episode 18 of 29)

A dramatic reading of a short story by Theodore Sturgeon (1918-1985), one of America's foremost...

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WBAI, 9 Mar. 1969.
BB3830.06 Kindertotenlieder (Episode 6 of 14)

Performance of a short play by William West about four children of the 21st century - or are...

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WBAI, 31 Mar. 1967.
BB3830.08 The skills of Xanadu (Episode 8 of 14)

Performance of Theodore Sturgeon's story for WBAI's 99.5 Radio Theatre. The story tells of a...

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WBAI, 16 May 1967.
BB4180 The Sentinal / by Arthur C. Clarke.

Reading of his short story which provided the basis for 2001: A Space Oddesey.|THE SENTINAL /...

KPFK, 9 Mar. 1968.
BB4485.05 The Bug-eyed monsters / moderated by Harry Pollard.

Forrest J. Ackerman, Craig Kirkpatrick, Carl Boode, Margil Wadley discuss monsters in film.

KPFK, 25 June 1968.
BB5020 War of the worlds / by H.G. Wells ; produced by Orson Welles.

Rebroadcast of the Mercury Theater of the Air production of Wells' science fiction classic...

KPFK, 31 Dec. 1962.
BB5150 Rod Serling / interviewed by Mark Davidson.

Science fiction television author discusses his work.

KPFK, 13 Mar. 1970.
BB5346 A Talk by Thomas Sturgeon.

Author speaks at a science fiction conference.|A TALK BY THEODORE STURGEON...

WBAI, 22 May 1972.
BC0383 Neutron star / by Larry Niven ; read by Mike Hodel.

Reading of Niven's short science fiction story.|NEUTRON STAR / by Larry Niven| read by Mike...

KPFK, 5 Oct. 1971.
BC0384 The Vamp / by Thomas Disch ; read by Mike Hodel.

Reading of a selection from Disch's science fiction book 102 H- Bomb.

KPFK, 6 Oct. 1971.
BC0455 Slaughterhouse-Five : or the Children's Crusade / by Kurt Vonnegut ; read by Donald Sutherland.

Readings from the first and last chapters of Vonnegut's science fiction novel.

KPFK, 11 Nov. 1971.
BC0534 The Deep end / interview by Theodore Roszak.

London science fiction bookstore owner discusses his shop.

KPFK, 18 Dec. 1971.
BC0575 Riders of the purple wage / by Philip Jose Farmer ; adapted by Mike Hodel.

Dramatic radio adaptation of Farmer's short story.

KPFK, 19 Jan. 1972.
BC0592 Going down smooth / Robert Silverberg ; read by Mitchell Harding.

Reading of Silverberg's science fiction short story.

KPFK, 13 Mar. 1970.
BC0595 The Playground / by Ray Bradbury ; read by Mitchell Harding.

Reading of Bradbury's science fiction story.

KPFK, 3 June 1971.
BC0683 Star Trek convention / reported by Bonnie Anderson.

A report on the first Star Trek Convention held January 21-23, 1972 at the Statler Hilton in New...

American Women -- Film and television WBAI, 23 Mar. 1972; 24 Mar. 1972.
BC0685.01-.04 Poisoned arts / produced by Otis Maclay.

Performance of a science fiction radio drama.

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r.1. The bug demons (33 min.) -- r.2. The Wlk in the woods and the wonder why show (28 min.) --...

WBAI, 1972.
BC0883.01-.05 H.H. Hollis reads science fiction.

Reading of several science fiction short stories.

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r.1. Carcinomia angels / Norman Spinrad (28 min.) -- r.2. Swordgame / H.H. Hollis (25 min.) -- r...

KPFT, 3 Apr. 1971.
BC1046 World science fiction convention / produced by Mike Hodel.

Kathy Calkin, Mitchell Harding and Joe Adams cover the convention.

KPFA, Sept. 1972.
BC1181 Wheels / Robert Thurston ; read by Mike Hodel.

Reading of science fiction short story.

KPFK, 197-.
BC1184 There will come soft rains / Ray Bradbury.

Reading of science fiction story.

KPFK, 197-.
BC1185 The Man in the rorshach shirt / Ray Bradbury ; read by Mike Hodel.

Reading of a science fiction short story from Bradbury's collection I Sing the Body...

KPFK, 197-.
BC1489.01-.03 H.H. Hollis and local science fiction.

Author reads selections of his own work, and from that of other Houston-based science fiction...

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r.1. Readings and discussion of contemporary science fiction (39 min.) -- r.2. Readings of his...

KPFT, 1973.
BC1699.01-.11 Civil War II / written and produced by Dominick Dario.

Dramatic reading of Dario's science fiction story about a a cosmic struggle between...

KPFA, 7 Dec. 1973-22 Feb. 1974.
BC1794 I have no mouth and I must scream / by Harlan Ellison.

Reading of the 1968 Hugo Award winning science fiction short story.

KPFT, 1972.
BC1800 Searching for Kadak / read by Harlan Ellison.

Reading of a Jewish science fiction story originally published Wandering Stars.

KPFK, 22 Mar. 1974.
BC1806 Game of Rat and Dragon / Cordwainer Smith ; read by Mike Hodel.

Reading of science fiction story from Smith's collection You Will Never Be the Same.

KPFK, 22 Apr. 1974.
BC1807 Religion, morals, and science fiction / Theodore Sturgeon.

Sturgeon reads his essay from the collection Science Fiction : Today and Tomorrow.|RELIGION,...

KPFK, 10 Sept. 1973.
BC2058 Where do we go from here? / introduced by Robert Bloch.

Ray Bradbury, Theodore Sturgeon, Al Worden, Dr. Bruce Murray, Dr. Harrison Brown, Robert A....

KPFK, 18 May 1974.
BC2908.01 Science fiction, ideology, and evolving consciousness / hosted by Linda Strawn (Episode 1 of 5)

Linda Strawn hosts this program which includes interviews with researchers and activists on the...

American Women -- Science and scientists KPFK, 3 Mar. 1976.
BC3079 Search for Kadak / by Harlan Ellison.

Reading of science fiction story.

WBAI, 197-.
IZ0134 Among the blobs / written and read by Samuel Delany.

Gay science fiction story read by the author.|AMONG THE BLOBS / written and read by Samuel R....

WBAI, 1978?
IZ1362 Allies / by Chelsea Quinn Yarbro's read by Viv Sutherland

Viv Sutherland reads Chelsea Quinn Yarbro's short story "Allies" from her...

American Women -- Authors and journalists WBAI, January 30, 1980
KZ0129 Food of the Gods / by H.G. Wells ; produced by Mike Hodel.

Radio adaptation of the science fiction story.

KPFK, Sept. 5, 1975.
KZ0230 The War of the worlds.

Classic science fiction story starring Dana Andrews and Pat Crowley.

KPFK, June, 1977.
KZ0240 The Time machine.

Science fiction play.

KPFK, June, 1977.
KZ0253 The Futurlogical Congress / by Stanislaw Lem ; read by Mike Hodel.

Reading of the science fiction novel.

KPFK, 1977?
KZ0280 Compulsory games / by Robert Aickman ;read by Dudley Knight.

Reading of a science fiction-horror story.

KPFK, Aug. 3, 1977.
KZ0281 I see a man sitting on a chair and the chair is biting his leg / by Harlan Ellison and Robert Sheckley ; read by Dudley Knight.

Reading of a science fiction story.

KPFK, June 8, 1977.
KZ0283 It / by Theodore Sturgeon ; read by Dudley Knight.

Reading of a science fiction story.

KPFK, June 22, 1977.
KZ0287 The War of the worlds / by H.G. Wells ; produced by Orson Welles.

Science fiction classic which panicked the nation.

KPFK, 1977?
KZ0322 Locked in the disposal chute.

Science fiction radio series.

KPFK, June 1977.
KZ0326 1984 / by George Orwell ; read by Charles Morgan and June Foray ; produced by Paul Vangelisti.

Series record for 27 part reading of Orwell's futuristic science fiction novel.

KPFK, Jan. 2 - Feb. 7, 1975.
KZ0326A 1984 / by George Orwell ; read by Charles Morgan and June Foray ; produced by Paul Vangelisti. (Part 1 of 27)

Reading of Orwell's futuristic science fiction novel.

KPFK, Jan. 2 - Feb. 7, 1975.
KZ0326B 1984 / by George Orwell ; read by Charles Morgan and June Foray ; produced by Paul Vangelisti. (Part 2 of 27)

Reading of Orwell's futuristic science fiction novel.

KPFK, Jan. 2 - Feb. 7, 1975.
KZ0326C 1984 / by George Orwell ; read by Charles Morgan and June Foray ; produced by Paul Vangelisti. (Part 3 of 27)

Reading of Orwell's futuristic science fiction novel.

KPFK, Jan. 2 - Feb. 7, 1975.
KZ0326D 1984 / by George Orwell ; read by Charles Morgan and June Foray ; produced by Paul Vangelisti. (Part 4 of 27)

Reading of Orwell's futuristic science fiction novel.

KPFK, Jan. 2 - Feb. 7, 1975.
KZ0326E 1984 / by George Orwell ; read by Charles Morgan and June Foray ; produced by Paul Vangelisti. (Part 5 of 27)

Reading of Orwell's futuristic science fiction novel.

KPFK, Jan. 2 - Feb. 7, 1975.
KZ0326F 1984 / by George Orwell ; read by Charles Morgan and June Foray ; produced by Paul Vangelisti. (Part 6 of 27)

Reading of Orwell's futuristic science fiction novel.

KPFK, Jan. 2 - Feb. 7, 1975.
KZ0326G 1984 / by George Orwell ; read by Charles Morgan and June Foray ; produced by Paul Vangelisti. (Part 7 of 27)

Reading of Orwell's futuristic science fiction novel.

KPFK, Jan. 2 - Feb. 7, 1975.
KZ0326H 1984 / by George Orwell ; read by Charles Morgan and June Foray ; produced by Paul Vangelisti. (Part 8 of 27)

Reading of Orwell's futuristic science fiction novel.

KPFK, Jan. 2 - Feb. 7, 1975.
KZ0326I 1984 / by George Orwell ; read by Charles Morgan and June Foray ; produced by Paul Vangelisti. (Part 9 of 27)

Reading of Orwell's futuristic science fiction novel.

KPFK, Jan. 2 - Feb. 7, 1975.
KZ0326J 1984 / by George Orwell ; read by Charles Morgan and June Foray ; produced by Paul Vangelisti. (Part 10 of 27)

Reading of Orwell's futuristic science fiction novel.

KPFK, Jan. 2 - Feb. 7, 1975.
KZ0326K 1984 / by George Orwell ; read by Charles Morgan and June Foray ; produced by Paul Vangelisti. (Part 11 of 27)

Reading of Orwell's futuristic science fiction novel.

KPFK, Jan. 2 - Feb. 7, 1975.
KZ0326L 1984 / by George Orwell ; read by Charles Morgan and June Foray ; produced by Paul Vangelisti. (Part 12 of 27)

Reading of Orwell's futuristic science fiction novel.

KPFK, Jan. 2 - Feb. 7, 1975.
KZ0326M 1984 / by George Orwell ; read by Charles Morgan and June Foray ; produced by Paul Vangelisti. (Part 13 of 27)

Reading of Orwell's futuristic science fiction novel.

KPFK, Jan. 2 - Feb. 7, 1975.
KZ0326N 1984 / by George Orwell ; read by Charles Morgan and June Foray ; produced by Paul Vangelisti. (Part 14 of 27)

Reading of Orwell's futuristic science fiction novel.

KPFK, Jan. 2 - Feb. 7, 1975.
KZ0326O 1984 / by George Orwell ; read by Charles Morgan and June Foray ; produced by Paul Vangelisti. (Part 15 of 27)

Reading of Orwell's futuristic science fiction novel.

KPFK, Jan. 2 - Feb. 7, 1975.
KZ0326P 1984 / by George Orwell ; read by Charles Morgan and June Foray ; produced by Paul Vangelisti. (Part 16 of 27)

Reading of Orwell's futuristic science fiction novel.

KPFK, Jan. 2 - Feb. 7, 1975.
KZ0326Q 1984 / by George Orwell ; read by Charles Morgan and June Foray ; produced by Paul Vangelisti. (Part 17 of 27)

Reading of Orwell's futuristic science fiction novel.

KPFK, Jan. 2 - Feb. 7, 1975.
KZ0326R 1984 / by George Orwell ; read by Charles Morgan and June Foray ; produced by Paul Vangelisti. (Part 18 of 27)

Reading of Orwell's futuristic science fiction novel.

KPFK, Jan. 2 - Feb. 7, 1975.
KZ0326S 1984 / by George Orwell ; read by Charles Morgan and June Foray ; produced by Paul Vangelisti. (Part 19 of 27)

Reading of Orwell's futuristic science fiction novel.

KPFK, Jan. 2 - Feb. 7, 1975.
KZ0326T 1984 / by George Orwell ; read by Charles Morgan and June Foray ; produced by Paul Vangelisti. (Part 20 of 27)

Reading of Orwell's futuristic science fiction novel.

KPFK, Jan. 2 - Feb. 7, 1975.
KZ0326U 1984 / by George Orwell ; read by Charles Morgan and June Foray ; produced by Paul Vangelisti. (Part 21 of 27)

Reading of Orwell's futuristic science fiction novel.

KPFK, Jan. 2 - Feb. 7, 1975.
KZ0326V 1984 / by George Orwell ; read by Charles Morgan and June Foray ; produced by Paul Vangelisti. (Part 22 of 27)

Reading of Orwell's futuristic science fiction novel.

KPFK, Jan. 2 - Feb. 7, 1975.
KZ0326W 1984 / by George Orwell ; read by Charles Morgan and June Foray ; produced by Paul Vangelisti. (Part 23 of 27)

Reading of Orwell's futuristic science fiction novel.

KPFK, Jan. 2 - Feb. 7, 1975.
KZ0326X 1984 / by George Orwell ; read by Charles Morgan and June Foray ; produced by Paul Vangelisti. (Part 24 of 27)

Reading of Orwell's futuristic science fiction novel.

KPFK, Jan. 2 - Feb. 7, 1975.
KZ0326Y 1984 / by George Orwell ; read by Charles Morgan and June Foray ; produced by Paul Vangelisti. (Part 25 of 27)

Reading of Orwell's futuristic science fiction novel.

KPFK, Jan. 2 - Feb. 7, 1975.
KZ0326Z 1984 / by George Orwell ; read by Charles Morgan and June Foray ; produced by Paul Vangelisti. (Part 26 of 27)

Reading of Orwell's futuristic science fiction novel.

KPFK, Jan. 2 - Feb. 7, 1975.
KZ0326ZZ 1984 / by George Orwell ; read by Charles Morgan and June Foray ; produced by Paul Vangelisti. (Part 27 of 27)

Reading of Orwell's futuristic science fiction novel.

KPFK, Jan. 2 - Feb. 7, 1975.
KZ0381 Upon the dull earth / by Philip K. Dick ; read by Dudley Knight.

Reading of a science fiction story.

KPFK, May, 1977.
KZ0384 The Aleph / by Jorge Luis Borges ; read by Dudley Knight.

Science fiction story.

KPFK, Dec. 1977.
KZ0386 I have no mouth and I must scream / by Harlan Ellison ; read by Dudley Knight.

Reading of a science fiction-horrow story.

KPFK, Jan. 1978.
KZ0433 The Egg of life / produced by David Krebs.

Science fiction play.

KPFK, Dec. 6, 1978
KZ0436 Auction / produced by David L. Krebs.

Science fiction play about cannibals.

KPFK, July 12, 1978.
KZ0437 Bottwinkle's world / written by David L. Krebs.

Humorous science fiction play about a modern day psychiatrist in the 17th century.

KPFK, June 21, 1978.
KZ0438 The Thing in the pond / produced by Dave Krebs.

Mystery drama based on a story by Paul Ernst.

KPFK, Aug. 2, 1978.
KZ0440 The Game of rat and dragon / by Cordwainer Smith ; read by Dudley Knight.

Reading of a science fiction story.

KPFK, Sept. 6, 1978.
KZ0443 The Other Celia / by Theodore Sturgeon ; read by Dudley Knight.

Reading of a science fiction story.

KPFK, Nov. 21, 1978.
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