The WET Podcast: Writing, Education and Technology

hosted by Erik Marshall

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WET057 – Establishing a literary career with Ashley R. Carlson

You may remember my first repeat guest, Ashley R. Carlson, from Episode 9, when we talked about NaNoWrimo, beta readers, writing habits and more. In today's episode, we revisit Ashley's career two years later, including her sequel to The Charismatics, her editing...

WET056 – Podcasting Pet Peeves

Podcasting Pet Peeves In this solocast, I read my Medium article called "Dear Podcasters: 10 Tips to Avoid Annoying Your Listeners." Don’t talk about the weather. Have good audio quality. Edit Don’t click the mouse when someone else is talking. Post links in...

WET055 – Michael Shermer on Skepticism and Rational Thought

Renowned author Michael Shermer took some time out on his birthday to talk to me about, among other things, rationalism, conspiracy theories, religion, critical thinking, and teaching. I've tried to link below to all of the ideas and names he mentions in this...

WET057 – Establishing a literary career with Ashley R. Carlson

You may remember my first repeat guest, Ashley R. Carlson, from Episode 9, when we talked about NaNoWrimo, beta readers, writing habits and more. In today's episode, we revisit Ashley's career two years later, including her sequel to The Charismatics, her editing...

WET056 – Podcasting Pet Peeves

Podcasting Pet Peeves In this solocast, I read my Medium article called "Dear Podcasters: 10 Tips to Avoid Annoying Your Listeners." Don’t talk about the weather. Have good audio quality. Edit Don’t click the mouse when someone else is talking. Post links in...

WET055 – Michael Shermer on Skepticism and Rational Thought

Renowned author Michael Shermer took some time out on his birthday to talk to me about, among other things, rationalism, conspiracy theories, religion, critical thinking, and teaching. I've tried to link below to all of the ideas and names he mentions in this...

WET054 – Frankie Bow on Campus Mysteries

For episode #54, I talk to Frankie Bow, author of the Professor Molly series of cozy detective novels featuring an untenured professor tracking down clues in Hawaii. We have a lively discussion about writing, teaching, living in Hawaii, podcasting, pseudonyms and many...

WET053 – Pirate Radio and Independence

I reflect on my attempt to build a pirate radio station in my teenage years. The drive for independence and the desire to be heard converged in a rebellion against corporate radio. Decades later, we all have the technology to do what I attempted back then, and...

WET052 – MVP

Minimum Viable Product.  In this solocast, I muse about what it takes to reach a Minimum Viable Product and what that means for writing, as well as education and any other field.     Subscribe to the WET Podcast in iTunes | Main page for The...

WET051 – Erik Mortenson on Shadow Imagery and more

This week I talk to Erik Mortenson, author most recently of Ambiguous Borderlands: Shadow Imagery in Cold War American Culture.  We talk in some depth about his work on shadow imagery in post-war America, including in the Beat poets, film noir and imagery of the...

WET050 – Pivot

Episode #50 http://traffic.libsyn.com/wetpodcast/WET050_-_Pivot.mp3 In this Solocast, I talk about the concept of pivoting, of changing course when something is not working the way you wanted. I talk about my own decision to rewrite/re-imagine my memoir as fiction in...

[Replay] Adjunct Issues with Alan Trevithick

This episode is a replay of Episode #22 with Alan Trevithick. We talk about the current crisis in higher education as it related adjunct labor, the practice of colleges and universities to pay highly qualified teachers as little as possible, keeping them in precarious...

WET049 – Rob Skiff on the Revolution in Online Learning

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WET047 – 2016. Memoirs and pen names

Hey, it's 2016! Here's a solocast where I talk about my plans for the new year, including publishing the memoir under (gasp!) a pseudonym. LINKS MENTIONED My interview with the inimitable Ashley R. Carlson Ashley's editing service —————————————————————— Support...

WET046 – From PhD to Life with Jennifer Polk

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WET045 – What do you do?

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WET044 – MC LARS on DIY Post-Punk Nerdcore Laptop Rap

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WET043 – Using Dictation Software

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WET042 – 1 year reflections

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WET041 – M. Shannon Hernandez on Memoir Writing and Teaching

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WET040 – Christopher Kramer on Publishing Literary Fiction

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WET039 – Writing Excuse #1: I don’t have enough time (solocast)

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WET038 – Solocast: Getting outside of my comfort zone

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WET037 – Bryan Cohen Saves the World – Indie publishing and more

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WET036 – Other People’s Podcasts

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WET035 – Nicholas Schlegel on Academic Publishing

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WET034 – Five Stages of Academic Grief

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WET033 – What is your side hustle?

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WET032 – Solocast – Reframe

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WET029 – Write Better, Faster with Monica Leonelle

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WET028 – All About Patreon with Erica Castello

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WET027 – Technology has caught up

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WET026 – Solocast: Drug Studies for Money

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WET025 – Solocast: Academic Conferences

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WET024 – Scott Rank on being a Scholarpreneur

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WET023 – Solocast – Depressing February roundup

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WET020 – Solocast: Academic Self-publishing and Inspiration

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WET019 – Solocast: Wattpad, Daily Rituals

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WET018 – PJ Fox on Indie Publishing

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WET017 – Christine Frazier on the Better Novel Project

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WET016 – Solocast: Social media fatigue

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WET015 – Solocast: New Year’s reflections

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WET014 – I am going to write 1 million words in 2015

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WET013 – Solocast: Entrepreneurship and Giving Thanks

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WET011 – Denise Winters on winning NaNoWriMo 3 times

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WET010 – Solocast – NaNoWriMo and Adjunct/GTA Teaching

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WET009 – Ashley R. Carlson on NaNoWriMo, Writing Habits and More

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WET008 – Amy Schmittauer on Social Media

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WET007 – Solocast: Erik Marshall on writing

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WET006 – Jim Kukral on Direct Publishing

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WET001 – Audrey Watters on Educational Technology

Welcome to the WET podcast's premiere episode. In episode #1, I talk to Audrey Watters about educational technology, including MOOCs, Learning Managmeent Systems, distance learning, social media and teaching, among other things. Check out her incredibly resouceful...

WET Podcast

I haven't talked about it much, but I am starting a new podcast called WET: Writing, Education and Technology. Each week on Friday (beginning 8/29/14) I will post an interview with someone in one or more of those fields. The interviews will range from educators to...