Ep 44: The one about IASFA with Craig Martelle


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(The Dudes in Hyperspace Podcast is presented by Chris Kennedy Publishing. Learn more about CKP’s wide array of award-winning scifi/fantasy books and stories at https://chriskennedypublishing.com/)

Interview Segment: Craig Martelle

Bestselling scifi author Craig Martelle joins the show to discuss his role as head honcho of the International Association of Science Fiction and Fantasy Authors (IASFA).

Topics include:

  • What is IASFA and how did it come to be?
  • The IASFA mission
  • The benefit of joining IASFA for authors
  • IASFA benefits for readers
  • Giveaways and promotions
  • What’s on the horizon

Craig also discusses his roots in gaming and genre that inspired him to become an award-winning author with dozens of publications each year.

For more about IASFA, visit iasfa.org. For more on Craig and his books, visit craigmartelle.com.


The guys break down the latest happenings around Chris Kennedy Publishing including this week’s new release — A RUPTURE IN TIME by Mike Jack Stoumbos. Grab your copy today at https://amzn.to/3rGhJzk

Ian also runs down the latest pre-release, audio, and book news from CKP.

On the Stump Segment

Kevin reflects on the first CFB national title in 40 years for his beloved Georgia Bulldogs then opines on what’s to come in 2022.

Open Segment

The guys go “around the horn” with updates on their various writing and event projects including:

  • REDACTED WEAPON is almost done (Kevin)
  • Work continues on THE LAST ARGONAUT (Ian)

Pod Mail Segment presented by IASFA

Topics Include:

  • The Dexter: New Blood series finale
  • What’s on tap for spring sports if there’s no MLB?
  • Can the USFL work?
  • Ian cashes out on “the new NASCAR”
  • The Book of Boba Fett is awesome sauce
  • Barbecue hotspots in Raleigh, NC for FantaSci attendees

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