From bicycles to traveling drama troupes to harmless zombies, the post-apocalyptic narrative is full of more surprises than we would sometimes expect! This week, we’re exploring the post-apocalyptic with Brent Ryan Bellamy!
Brent Ryan Bellamy is a researcher and writer who specializes in post-apocalyptic literature.
Found this article about bicycles and the apocalypse!
Emily St. John Mandel’s Station Eleven!
Check out “The Ones Who Walk Away From Omelas” by Ursula K. Le Guin
and “The Sense of an Ending” by Frank Kermode.
Brent highly recommends The Only Ones by Carola Dibbell.
Zone One by Coleson Whitehead is a novel that takes a unique approach to zombies.
Can you name all the members of the Star Trek: The Next Generation cast?
Share your favourite post-apocalyptic work with us @hardcoverradio. Thanks for listening!