Episode 124: Book Club: Dwellers in the Crucible

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 violence.

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Hosts: Jarrah and Grace

Editor: Andi

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  1. Regarding the idea about the Warrantors for Peace, the Vulcans themselves had the idea, before the logical awakening from Surak. The blood-thirsty idea came from their own times of cold and hot wars. They were the ones who kept the idea and proposed it at the Federation’s birth. (Thankfully, this idea isn’t kept as canon in any tv show or movie.)

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