Julia Panko, when she spoke at the conference, mentioned the way that a very contemporary form of narrative fiction, the podcast, frequently acts out a claim for authenticity that makes it difficult for listeners to distinguish fact from fiction. We’d like to take the opportunity of this site to link to some such podcasts:
Very interesting in connection to our purpose at the conference is Welcome to Night Vale:
Why? Because, among other things, it also sparked a novel, though perhaps not a very good one. We hope that the conference volume / edited collection will have something more on podcasts.