Join us as we take a look at one of the most critically lauded US Indie rock bands of the past twenty years.

Nick and Ewan discuss the career of Austin Indie-Rockers Spoon by welcoming back to the pod Emily Baldoni and welcoming for the first time William Shunn, author of The Accidental Terrorist: Confessions of a Reluctant Missionary

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The Accidental Terrorist – William Shunn

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William Shunn

William Shunn is a writer and puzzlemaker in New York City.  A Hugo and Nebula Award nominee, his short fiction and poetry have appeared in Salon, Asimov's, F&SF, Analog, and many other publications. His memoir, The Accidental Terrorist: Confessions of a Reluctant Missionary, is available from Sinister Regard Publishers. He is not welcome in Canada.

Emily Baldoni

Emily Baldoni is a librarian, originally from the flatlands of Illinois but now based in Washington, D.C. By day, she catalogues rare books and wrangles fussy metadata; when not combatting entropy, she enjoys obsessing over music and movies.

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