Ahmed Best interviews artists, futurists, technologists, scientists,media professionals and anyone in between who are creating the world of tomorrow today. He speaks with author, educator, broadcaster, and journalist Minister Faust about his work and his world of Afritopianism.
Turntablist, media theorist, and Humanities professor at Quest University (I mean, seriously, how awesome a slug-line is that?), Tobias van Veen interviews Minister Faust about the final book in the War & Mir trilogy and his new serialised novel (and Coyotes sequel) The Coyote Kings vs. The Myconauts of Plutonium City.
Minister Faust on Africentric science fiction as a liberationist genreWith filmmaker Danis Goulet and author Drew Hayden Taylor discussing Turtle Island science fiction.
The Edmonton poet, broadcaster and fantasy writer on his first novel, which has been reissued, and the inspiration he draws from ancient African civilisations.
Minister Faust talks with the host of the Edmonton Community Foundation's Well-Endowed Podcast to talk about his contribution to High Level Lit and the neighbourhood called Kush. He discusses the remarkable Somali, Sudanese, South Sudanese, Ethiopian, and Eritrean communities that live in the Boyle-McCauley and Alberta Avenue neighbourhoods.
Robin Shantz from bloginhood interviews Minister Faust on SF, his first loves in the genre including Red Planet and Dune, how his mother shaped his life, Shrinking the Heroes, politics, Breaking Bad, Mystery Men, and Canadian culture and its awkwardness at building mythology.
"The Crestomere Junior High organized a Genius Hour club during the COVID-19 pandemic. The students who joined the group were tasked with choosing a specific skill, subject, or area of focus and dedicating one hour each day to practicing/studying/researching their chosen topic. Each Crestomere Cougar was linked up with an expert in their field. These experts provided mentorship and advice so the Cougars could hit the ground running. Two of our Cougars, Brooke and Taylor, aspire to become professional writers. Minister Faust (novelist, poet, journalist, and more) agreed to do a Q & A with the gals to help them on their writing journey."
Michael, Summer, Michael and Brian talk with Minister Faust about his novel Shrinking the Heroes (originally published as From the Notebooks of Dr. Brain). If you're ready for an off-kilter look at a superhero universe, from the self-help book written by the therapist who specializes in working with the hyperabled human with all-to-common emotional and mental distresses.