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A podcast where emerging and award-winning writers of fantasy, horror, sci-fi, and the weird come together in a fractured storyscape.
A podcast where emerging and award-winning writers of fantasy, horror, sci-fi, and the weird come together in a fractured storyscape.
A podcast where emerging and award-winning writers of fantasy, horror, sci-fi, and the weird come together in a fractured storyscape.
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What is the Kaleidocast?

The Kaleidocast is a podcast where fantasy, horror, sci-fi and the just plain weird come together in a Brooklyn fractured into multiple speculative storyscapes. Produced by the Brooklyn Speculative Fiction Writers, the Kaleidocast interweaves original and reprint short stories with the adventures of the hosts. Professor Brad Overstreet, Senior Junior Lecturer Sam Spellingbound, and Dean Teresa Saint Durant are beleaguered academics from the Fort Greene Meta-Technic Institute. They're joined by the mysterious story hunter James Earl King II on a quest to discover new species of stories that roam the borough of Brooklyn.

 

Kaleidocast Season  2 Authors
Kaleidocast Season 2 Authors

 

Kaleidocast Season 1 brought you stories from Jonathan Lethem, Richard Bowes, and Amal El-Mohtar, as well as new authors Tyus-Barnwell, Alger Bliss, and Marcus Tsong, among others. 

In Season 2,  we'll bring you stories from well-known and award-winning writers N.K. Jemisin, Mike Allen, Nancy Hightower, Carlos Hernandez, Barbara Krasnoff, Phenderson Djeli Clark, David Mercurio Rivera, ZigZag Claybourne, and Theodora Goss. They'll appear alongside emerging voices S. Chakraborty, Fred Stesney, Evan Berkow, Marcy Arlin, Ted Rabinowitz, Essowe Tchalim, Eric Rosenfeld, Lilah Wild, D.T. Friedman, Elliot Rusty Harold, J.M Plumbley, Michael Philip Wells, and Zak Zyz. Season 2 stories will be read by professional actors like Kathryn Kates from Orange is the New Black.

Who are the Brooklyn Speculative Fiction Writers?

BSFW and Tor Editor Diana Pho at the Brooklyn Book Festival
BSFW and Tor Editor Diana Pho at the Brooklyn Book Festival

Bradley Robert Parks founded the Brooklyn Speculative Fiction Writers, a critique group dedicated to raising the work of its members to a publishable, professional level. To that end, BSFW offers critique sessions, beta readings, social events, shared platform, and expert meetups with some of the most talented literary minds in the industry like Ellen Datlow, Fran Wilde, Marco Palmieri, and Ken Liu.  And it's working! 

To date, BSFW members have been published in Shimmer, Podcastle, Strange Horizons, Unidentified Funny Objects 6, Crossed Genres, Daily Science Fiction, the Magazine of Fantasy and Science Fiction, Analog Science Fiction and Fact and Harper Voyager among others.

BSFW with Cat Valente at the Singularity Expert Series
BSFW with Cat Valente at the Singularity Expert Series

BSFW is the most diverse, stable, innovative, supportive, creepy, humorous, stylistically variegated, professional, socially cool group of speculative fiction writers out there! Not to mention, the most modest. We have the best words. After seven years, we’re three hundred members strong and still growing in our mission to support speculative stories and their writers. The Kaleidocast is a big part of that.

Why should you support the Kaleidocast?

The Kaleidocast is here to serve the greater speculative fiction community we know and love by becoming a stable new fiction market for excellent storytellers. Now in our second season, the Kaleidocast is making a big step toward paying our creatives—writers, artists, musicians, and engineers—professional podcast rates for their amazing work, and this Kickstarter is part of that process. How soon depends on your support.

We need your help to accomplish this goal and to continue into 2018 and, perhaps, infinity! Join the Kaleidocast and Brooklyn Speculative Fiction Writers as we explore the stories drifting in and out of your reality.

How will we use the funding?

Our goal is $4,000. Your contribution will go to paying this year's authors, actors, artists, and engineers as well as build our nest egg for Season 3.

Stretch Goals:

$8,500 pays:

  • for all of Season 2 
  • a professional rate of .06 a word in Season 3 for all writers

$9,500 pays:

  • for all of Season 2
  • professional rate for writers in Season 3
  • back-pay for Season 1 authors 

$10,500 pays:

  • for Season 2
  • professional rate for writers in Season 3
  • back-pay for Season 1 authors
  • actors more money 
  • for more art to go along with the stories

Rewards: ERMAHGERD, the Rewards!

SHARED STORY

At Assistant Journeyman Professor level and up, you get our shared story, written by fourteen of our Season 2 authors AND special guest, Fran Wilde! And for the chocolate syrup, whip-cream, and bucket of cherries on top, the audio book will be performed by C.S.E Cooney!

At "Hi, Chancellor!" level, one person will receive the print version of this story, signed by the authors involved: C.S.E. Cooney, Carlos Hernandez, D.T. Friedman, Ted Rabinowitz, S. Chakraborty, Evan Berkow, Lilah Wild, Rob Cameron, Phenderson D. Clark, Bradley Robert Parks, J.M. Plumbley, Mike Allen, Barbara Krasnoff, N.K. Jemisin, and special guest, Fran Wilde!

These are the authors participating in the shared story. Hey, check out Mike Allen, N.K. Jemisin, and Phenderson D. Clark's pictures. Where do I get me some of those? Read on, my friend...
These are the authors participating in the shared story. Hey, check out Mike Allen, N.K. Jemisin, and Phenderson D. Clark's pictures. Where do I get me some of those? Read on, my friend...

THE ART 

You will receive art inspired by  stories from Kaleidocast Season 2. 

Joshua A.C. Newman has created speculative fauna inspired by the Season 2 stories of Phenderson D. Clark and Theodora Goss. 

Phenderson D. Clark's "The Machine" as it appears in the Meta Brooklyn, where all stories are alive. Drawn by Joshua A.C. Newman.
Phenderson D. Clark's "The Machine" as it appears in the Meta Brooklyn, where all stories are alive. Drawn by Joshua A.C. Newman.

Jennifer Chu has created two kinds of art for you. More speculative fauna of the stories as they take on physical form in our Brooklyn, inspired by tales from Carlos Hernandez, S. Chakraborty, and N.K. Jemisin.

Jennifer Chu's art is inspired by N.K. Jemisin's story, "Playing Nice With God's Bowling Ball."
Jennifer Chu's art is inspired by N.K. Jemisin's story, "Playing Nice With God's Bowling Ball."

 

She also drew ridiculously cute chibi of many of our authors.

Along came a spider and Mike Allen invited it over for tea.
Along came a spider and Mike Allen invited it over for tea.

At Rear Associate Professor level, you receive all digital art for the stories, and the author chibi stickers.

At Sub-Chancellor level, you will receive limited prints of the art and a short essay on the inspiration behind the piece.

At Mecha-Chancellor level, you will get a piece of art from a Season 2 story of your choice, made just for you. And you'll be a HERO, because while you get the original one of a kind print, the digital version of the art will be unlocked and available to all the backers for levels 5 and up.

THE BOOKS

At Brigadier Provost level, backers will receive a pair of signed, personalized books from our authors. Along with each book will be an additional surprise package.

Besides the digital package, stickers, the shared story text and audio, Brigadier Provost level backers receive two signed books from our contributors.
Besides the digital package, stickers, the shared story text and audio, Brigadier Provost level backers receive two signed books from our contributors.

SPECIAL SERVICES:

At Shield Dean level, you can choose from the following services:

  • A one-on-one consultation with award winning writer, director Marcy Arlin on how to perform your work. It can be done in person if local to the NYC area, via Skype if not
  • A critique from the professionally published BSFW members. It can be done in person if local to the NYC area, via Skype if not
  • A fictional-medicine consultation with Dr. D.T. Friedman. She can help with designing plausible medical scenarios for fiction, or can critique a short story for proper use of medical elements

At Arch Dean level, you can get:

  • A story critique up to 10,000 words by Carlos Hernandez. Carlos is a Ph.D. in English (specializing in creative writing), a college professor, and a game writer/designer
  • A tuckerization from Andre Norton and Compton Crook Award-winning author Fran Wilde . She'll name you in one of her stories in the coming year.  

Backer Rewards Updates:

We have even more books, services, and insider content waiting in the wings to be unleashed in subsequent updates.

The Kaleidocast Production Team

These are the BSFW members behind the scenes.

The Producers and Managing Editor
The Producers and Managing Editor
 

 Producer/Sound Engineer: Bradley Robert Parks: 

 

 Producer/ Sound Engineer: Sam Schreiber

 Producer/Storyboarder: Marcy Arlin 

Producer: Jessica (J.M.) Plumbley

 

Producer: Teri Clarke PKA Zin E. Rocklyn

 

Managing Editor: Rob Cameron

 

Risks and challenges

We've done this before, successfully, with Season 1, and learned a lot.

Season 2 is a bit more ambitious. More stories, more authors, more episodes, more sound effects, more art. Our challenge, as always, is logistics. The Kaleidocast is inherently big, complicated and involved. If we simply wanted to produce high-quality, speculative, audio fiction, that would have made our lives substantially easier. But no, we had to build other people's stories into a frame story world.

So, where we risk falling behind is putting episodes together with the intro and outro bits that comprise the meta-Brooklyn we have created. But, having done this before, we are fully confident that we can do it again. For the really tricky bits of audio engineering, we utilize a paid audio engineer.

Because the members of the creative team all have "real world" responsibilities, it is possible we may be forced to start our season a month or two later than planned. However, we're confident that the six of us will deliver the goods as promised!

We've heard that shipping is often the Achilles' heel of Kickstarter campaigns. After talking to experienced Kickstarters, we've figured out the most efficient way to get your backer prizes to you, and are realistic about the time it will take to mail your cool new swag. Again, having six producers helps us manage the workload. And Cameron has the summer off, so this will basically be his job.

Backers who "unlock" original art from Joshua and Jennifer are buying work made specifically for them. It has not been created yet, so it will take more time to produce and is first come, first serve. Yet our artists work astoundingly quickly, are committed to this project, and have not missed a single deadline. We expect that trend to continue.

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    Marcy Arlin’s spec fiction has appeared in Daily Science Fiction, perihelionsf.com, Kaleidocast Season 1, Diabolical Plots (2018), Man.In.Fest Journal of Experimental Theatre. She writes about international and American theatre, theatre for social change and immigrant artists at tcgcircle.org. She has posts at Clarion: Writer’s Craft. She is Artistic Director of the OBIE-winning Immigrants’ Theatre Project and has taught theatre at CUNY, Yale, Brown, University of Chicago, Pace.

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    In fact, the company is owned and run by working writers, educators and artists.

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    ​Evan Berkow writes speculative fiction when not lawyering. His fiction has appeared or is forthcoming in Strange Horizons, Escape Pod, Cast of Wonders and Crossed Genres Magazine. He is a member of SFWA, Codex, and the Brooklyn Speculative Fiction Writers.

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    Along with Rewards 1-6, you will receive a tuckerization from Fran Wilde. She'll write you into one of her stories in the coming year.

    Fran Wilde’s work includes the Andre Norton-, and Compton Crook Award-winning and Nebula-nominated novel Updraft and its sequels Cloudbound, and Horizon publishing from Tor in September 2017. Her short stories appear in Asimov’s, Tor.com, Beneath Ceaseless Skies, Nature and more. Her Nebula-nominated novelette The Jewel and Her Lapidary is available from Tor.com Publishing. (Bibliography.)

    Fran’s interview series Cooking the Books–about the intersection between food and fiction–has appeared at Strange Horizons, Tor.com, iTunes, and on her blog, franwilde.wordpress.com.

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    Along with Rewards 1-6, you will receive a critique of up to 10,000 words from Carlos Hernandez.

    Carlos Hernandez is the author of over 30 works of fiction, poetry, prose and drama. By day, he is an Associate Professor at the City University of New York, where he teaches English courses at BMCC and is a member of the doctoral faculty at The CUNY Graduate Center. Carlos is also a game designer, currently serving as lead writer on Meriwether, a CRPG about the Lewis and Clark Expedition.

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    Along with Rewards 1-6, you will receive a story critique of up to 7,500 words from Mike Allen.

    Mike Allen edits the critically-acclaimed anthology series Clockwork Phoenix and the long-running magazine Mythic Delirium. His books include post-apocalyptic dark fantasy novel The Black Fire Concerto and career-spanning poetry collection Hungry Constellations.

    Publishers Weekly and Library Journal gave starred reviews to his first collection of short fiction, Unseaming. Laird Barron wrote in the book’s introduction that the stories in Unseaming “rival anything committed to paper by the likes of contemporary masters such as Clive Barker, Ramsey Campbell, or Caitlín Kiernan.” Helen Marshall called Mike’s second collection, The Spider Tapestries, “a must-read for fans of weird fiction and dark fantasy.”

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    Sub-Chancellor

    Along with Rewards 1-6, you will receive a limited print of Jennifer Chu's chibi drawing inspired by N.K. Jemisin's "Playing Nice with God's Bowling Ball."

    Includes:
    • Name on website as a supporter
    • Author Chibi Stickers
    • Complete Kaleidocast Digital Art Package
    • Shared Story Ebook
    • Shared Story audio book read by C.S.E. Cooney
    • Jen Chu Chibi Digital Art: "Gods Bowling Ball" by N.K. Jemisin
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    Sub-Chancellor of Unicorns

    Along with Rewards 1-6, you will receive a limited print of Jennifer Chu's chibi drawing inspired by Carlos Hernandez's story, "The Magical Properties of Unicorn Ivory."

    Includes:
    • Name on website as a supporter
    • Author Chibi Stickers
    • Complete Kaleidocast Digital Art Package
    • Shared Story Ebook
    • Shared Story audio book read by C.S.E. Cooney
    • Jen Chu Chibi Digital Art: "Properties of Unicorns" by Carlos H.
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    Sub-Chancellor of Wallflowers

    Along with Rewards 1-6, you will receive a limited print of Sam J. Miller's drawing inspired by Lilah Wild's story, "Wallflowers."

    Includes:
    • Name on website as a supporter
    • Author Chibi Stickers
    • Complete Kaleidocast Digital Art Package
    • Shared Story Ebook
    • Shared Story audio book read by C.S.E. Cooney
    • Limited Print of Wallflowers by Sam. J. Miller
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    Sub-Chancellor of the Machines

    Along with Rewards 1-6, you will receive a limited print of Joshua A.C. Newman's drawing inspired by Phenderson D. Clark's story, "The Machine."

    Includes:
    • Name on website as a supporter
    • Shout-out: We'll thank you during a Season 2 Episode
    • Shared Story Ebook
    • Complete Kaleidocast Digital Art Package
    • Author Chibi Stickers
    • Shared Story audio book read by C.S.E. Cooney
    • Phenderson D. Clark's "The Machine" by Joshua A.C. Newman.
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    Mecha-Chancellor

    Along with Rewards 1-6, you will receive an original piece of art.

    You will get a piece of art from a Season 2 story of your choice, made just for you by Joshua A.C. Newman. And while you get the original one of a kind print, the digital version of the art will be unlocked and available to all the backers for levels 5 and up. You'll be a hero!

    Includes:
    • Name on website as a supporter
    • Shared Story Ebook
    • Complete Kaleidocast Digital Art Package
    • Author Chibi Stickers
    • Shared Story audio book read by C.S.E. Cooney
    • Original Personalized Art Based on Season 2 Story
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    Mecha-Chancellor

    Along with Rewards 1-6, you will receive a limited print of Joshua A.C. Newman's drawing inspired by Theodora Goss's, "Cimmeria: From the Journal of Imaginary Anthropology."

    Includes:
    • Name on website as a supporter
    • Shout-out: We'll thank you during a Season 2 Episode
    • Complete Kaleidocast Digital Art Package
    • Shared Story Ebook
    • Author Chibi Stickers
    • Shared Story audio book read by C.S.E. Cooney
    • Theodora Goss's "Imaginary Anthropology," by Joshua A.C. Newman
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    Hi, Chancellor!

    Along with everything in Rewards 1-6, you'll also receive the one and only printed copy of the Shared Story, signed by all the authors:

    Fran Wilde, J.M. Plumbley, Barbara Krasnoff,
    Bradley Robert Parks, Carlos Hernandez,
    Danielle Friedman, Evan Berkow, Lilah Wild
    Mike Allen, N.K. Jemisin, Phenderson D. Clark,
    Rob Cameron, S. Chakraborty, Ted Rabinowitz

    Includes:
    • Name on website as a supporter
    • Shout-out: We'll thank you during a Season 2 Episode
    • Shared Story Ebook
    • Shared Story audio book read by C.S.E. Cooney
    • Complete Kaleidocast Digital Art Package
    • Author Chibi Stickers
    • Signed Shared Story
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