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For the Love of Kaiju
Every few years, giant monsters rise from the ocean and smash cities--at least, in Hollywood movies and in fiction. Last year, Pacific Rim presented a new twist on the theme, and this summer, yet another Godzilla remake will be released.
In this segment, Chattanooga author Shane Berryhill joins us to talk about the perennial appeal of "kaiju." Berryhill's novel Dragon Island features such monsters, and he has a short story in the new collection Kaiju Rising: Age of Monsters.