Discussion Notes: The Effluent Engine
This week’s story: The Effluent Engine by N.K. Jemisin
Next week’s story: The Wreck at Goat’s Head by Alexandra Manglis
This week we welcome Carina Saxon to the podcast to discuss “The Effluent Engine” by N. K. Jemisin
Carina is a content writer. She formerly a Professor of English at Indiana University Bloomington, where she taught “The Effluent Engine” to over 100 undergraduate students. She holds a Master in Victorian Literature from Indiana University.
Carina joined Gerald, Andy and Anais to discuss N.K. Jemisin’s novella-length steampunk, historical fiction, spy thriller. Beneath the flashy and entertaining plot there are nuanced themes pertaining to racism, sexism, and freedom.
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