Episode 20: Shazia Mirza

Picture 5Comedian and columnist Shazia Mirza drops in for a chat this week and we have a great time hearing about her former life as science teacher, her experience of playing the Edinburgh Festival, and what her parents think about what she does...

Dave's similarly-voiced brother Simon joins us too, fresh from the Games Developer's Conference in San Francisco and reviews 2012 from a fluid renderer's point of view, while Dave finds out what the Easter Bunny has... brought? Laid?

Don't miss what's arguably the highlight of this episode: your hosts' attempts to explain Star Wars and Star Trek to each other from fragments of pieced-together memories and folklore.

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Links: Games Developers Conference 2010 | Shazia's column in the Guardian | Shazia's website | Shazia on Wikipedia | Get a free audio book | Buy a tape | Dave's site Snackspot | Star Trek TNG episodes list (Wikipedia) | Star Wars (IMDB)

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Posted: April 1st, 2010 | No Comments »



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