Episode 101: “The Inner Light”

The crew takes a deep dive into one of TNG’s most loved episodes, “The Inner Light.” We discuss several themes and issues raised by narrative, including trauma, consent, gaslighting, self-discovery, family, and “the theater of the mind.” Download Now (right-click…

Short Treks Recap: The Brightest Star

“Since I was a boy, whenever I looked up, I saw hope.” -Saru Previously on Short Treks: Far in the future, Craft (Aldis Hodge) was rescued by the USS Discovery’s computer, now calling herself Zora (Annabelle Wallis). To repay her,…

Episode 98: Fanfic Part 2 – Surfing the Web

We’re joined by ASC Award Winner B.A. Lopez to discuss fanfiction’s migration onto the internet, from net.startrek in 1982 through Archive of Our Own today, with a few stops along the way.  We also talk about our own experiences in…