What’s with all the ancient Greek/Roman influence in Star Trek? What does Trek have to say about classical antiquity, and where’s the representation of other ancient cultures? We’re joined by guest Jonathan Alexandratos to discuss.
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Hosts: Grace and Jarrah
Guest: Jonathan Alexandratos (they/them) – @jalexan
- Lecture by Evanthis Hatzivassiliou: “Modernity and Legacies: Representations of Classical Antiquity in Star Trek” https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9Ax_mh5vD1s
Really thought-provoking, thank you. For an enjoyable read looking at ancient and modern portrayals of women in Greek myths (including Elaan of Troyius), I’d recommend Pandora’s Jar by Natalie Hayne.