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Women at Warp: A Roddenberry Star Trek Podcast

Dec 9, 2019

The crew takes a moment to remember D.C. Fontana and René Auberjonois, whom our Star Trek family lost last week.

 


Dec 2, 2019

In the lead-up to Star Trek: Picard, our crew takes a look back at the TNG episode “I, Borg” and the introduction of Hugh. We discuss how the Enterprise-D crew can influence each other, overcoming preconceived conclusions, and Hugh’s return in “Descent.”

HOSTS
Jarrah, Andi, Sue

EDITOR
Andi

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Nov 18, 2019

Our crew is joined by Kerry to talk about one of Star Trek’s most prominent Vulcan women - a science officer, XO and important force in Vulcan society; a daughter, mother, friend, and lover; often the focus of Enterprise’s allegory episodes: T’Pol.

HOSTS
Sue, Grace, Jarrah

GUESTS
Kerry -...


Nov 4, 2019

We're joined by two great guests to explore examples of sex and gender change and trans allegories from the Star Trek universe - from Kirk and Lester's body swap in "Turnabout Intruder" and Quark's turn as Lumba in "Profit and Lace" to the importance of Dax as a trans icon.

HOSTS
Grace, Jarrah

GUESTS
Mara
Elissa -...


Oct 21, 2019

Our crew reviews Margaret Wander Bonanno’s 1985 Star Trek novel Dwellers in the Crucible, which has maintained a cult following due to its representation of a Kirk/Spock-like relationship between two women characters: a human and a Vulcan. Content note: includes discussion of torture and sexual...