Radio Show on Austria´s Fandom

Radio show on Austria´s fandom. From left to right: Nina Horvath, Julia Reute
Radio interview on Austria´s fandom. From left to right: Nina Horvath, Julia Reuter.

There are quite a few countries in Europe where you probably do not know anything about the fandom at all. Austria is certainly such a terra incognita – probably even to Austrians. The reasons are that the fandom is not well-organized and due to the shared language so much connected to Germany, that not a lot of people would stress out the role of Austrian fandom. But the Austrian radio station Ö1 once made a very good show focused on the topic. It is in German language. It is already four years ago the young female journalists Julia Reuter and Julia Zarbach made this interesting report, but it had been recently rebroadcasted. Right now, for a limited time, you can stream it for free:

About Nina Horvath 139 Articles
Nina Horvath has studied at the University of Vienna. Her mother tongue is German. She is a keen author of short stories and published over two dozens in zines and anthologies. Her favourite genre is science-fiction. She had also been editor of the short story collections "Die Schattenuhr", "Metamorphosen - Auf den Spuren H.P. Lovecrafts" and "Darwins Schildkröte". In 2012 she won the awards "Vincent Preis" for the best horror anthology and the "Deutscher Phantastik Preis" for the best fantastic short story. (This one was also 3rd at the "DSFP" for the best science-fiction story.)

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