Women at Warp: A Star Trek Podcast

Women at Warp: A Star Trek Podcast

A groundbreaking bi-weekly podcast committed to examining Star Trek from a feminist perspective, exploring Intersectional Diversity in Infinite Combinations with a rotating crew of seven hosts. Tune in for everything from episode and character analysis to history of women behind the scenes and in fan culture to discussion of larger themes and messages throughout the franchise. email: crew@womenatwarp.com web: womenatwarp.com facebook: facebook.com/womenatwarp twitter/instagram: @womenatwarp patreon: patreon.com/womenatwarp

Episodes

June 27, 2022 65 min

Anika joins us to discuss Margaret Wander Bonanno’s 1987 novel “Strangers from the Sky,” a staple of the Star Trek literary canon, as we look at the story, writing, themes, and more.  

 

HOSTS

Sue

Andi

 

GUEST/S

Anika Dane - @manicpixiedane

 

EDITOR

Andi

 

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Aliza Pearl hosts an overview and discussion on how the Latin diaspora appears throughout the Star Trek franchise, with special guests Dr. Luz Rosines and Anna Post. Taking stock of Latin actors and characters including Ricardo Montalban, B'Elanna Torres, Dr. Hugh Culber, Captain Rios, and Lt. Erica Ortegas, we explore how Latinidad appears and is represented in the various series and films, and in the Star Trek future.

 

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June 6, 2022 35 min

Jarrah sits down with Amanda Wong to talk about how she got into animation and what it’s like being a background painter on Star Trek: Lower Decks.

 

HOST

Jarrah

 

GUEST

Amanda Wong - @amandawtwong

 

EDITOR

Jarrah

 

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We’re joined by special guest Matt to discuss the Voyager episode “Lineage,” and how B’Elanna’s story connects to issues like genetic manipulation and real-world experiences of multiracial identity and parenthood.

 

HOSTS

Jarrah

Sarah

Aliza

 

GUEST

Matt Cheung - @MGCTrekkie

 

EDITOR

Andi 

 

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May 16, 2022 63 min

Star Trek: Picard Act II is complete! From time travel to fascism to mental health, this season packed a lot into just ten episodes, and Aliza, Jarrah, Sarah, and guest Godiva Lee are here to discuss it all!

 

HOSTS

Sarah

Aliza

Jarrah

 

GUEST/S

Godiva Lee - https://kboo.fm/profiles/godiva-lee

 

EDITOR

Andi

 

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At Mission Chicago crewmember Jarrah joins a panel called “The Future is Female” with DS9’s Chase Masterson, Dr. Lucila Rocines and Ke Roth, moderated by Amy Imhoff, to talk about how the stories of Trek women continue after their time on screen.

HOST Jarrah

GUESTS Chase Masterson Dr. Lucila Rocines Ke Roth Amy Imhoff

EDITOR Jarrah

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Trek Fan and Pro-TTRPG (tabletop role-playing game) gamer Aliza Pearl hosts a conversation with Kennedy Allen and special guests from the TTRPG streaming world, about their adventures in Star Trek tabletop gaming. Find new ways to celebrate your Trek Fan status while exercising your imagination, making your mark in your own Trek TTRPG universe, and spending quality time with fellow Trek Fans! Recorded live at Mission Chicago.

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Michael Burnham was the first human to attend the Vulcan Science Academy. Uhura was the only Black woman on the Bridge of the Enterprise. Worf was the first Klingon and Nog the first Ferengi to serve in Starfleet. Many marginalized people have experienced being “the first” or “the only” in a room. What does Star Trek teach us about navigating these situations and changing these institutions? Recorded live at Star Trek Mission Chica...

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April 4, 2022 108 min

Holy cats! It’s time to talk about the most recent season of Star Trek: Discovery and it took us a double episode to do it justice. Joining us is Alison De La Cruz (Trek Table) to talk about the new characters, memorable moments, and much more.

HOSTS Kennedy Aliza Sarah

GUEST Alison De La Cruz aka DeLa @tweetsbydela, @trek_table

EDITOR Jarrah

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March 21, 2022 69 min

We’re joined by guest Jenn Tifft (Trekcore, Snap Trek) for an episode-by-episode look at the first half of Star Trek: Prodigy’s first season, including first impressions, favorite characters and what we want to see when the show returns!

HOSTS Andi Jarrah

GUEST Jenn Tifft - @eatatquarks

EDITOR Jarrah

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March 7, 2022 55 min

We’re joined by Azucena for an in-depth look at the 7th Season TNG episode, “Dark Page.” We discuss production notes, the themes of the episode, and the depth of character added to Lwaxana Troi.

Content Note: In depth discussions of grief, loss (specifically, loss of children), and PTSD.

HOSTS Sue Andi

GUEST Azucena

EDITOR Andi

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February 21, 2022 57 min

Dax is back on DS9 with a new body and a new name. We’re joined by Jessie Gender to talk about Ezri Dax’s character development, friendships and romantic relationships, memorable moments, and why her journey resonates with trans fans and many more.

HOSTS Kennedy Sarah Jarrah

GUEST Jessie Gender – @jessiegender

EDITOR Jarrah

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We discuss "The City on the Edge of Forever," including the controversial script changes, the real-life inspiration for Edith Keeler, and why the episode is so loved…even if Harlan Ellison thought Roddenberry’s changes were "dopey utopian BS."

HOSTS Jarrah, Andi, Sue

EDITOR Sue

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January 24, 2022 60 min

What does pet ownership say about characters on Star Trek? Does the show challenge or reinforce gendered stereotypes about pets and their owners? Why aren’t the cats on the Enterprise-D spayed/neutered? And would you take your pet on a starship? Content note: Includes discussion of pet death and euthanasia. HOSTS Sue Jarrah

GUEST Heather Rae (they/she) - @batlethbabe

EDITOR Andi

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January 3, 2022 58 min

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.

HOSTS Grace Jarrah

GUEST/S Name - Jonathan Alexandratos @jalexan (they/them)

EDITOR Andi

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December 27, 2021 53 min

Join us as we take Zach's suggestion and discuss the nuances of ritual, religion, and tradition, and how they show up in Star Trek.

HOSTS Kennedy Aliza Grace

EDITOR Andi

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December 13, 2021 56 min

The crew takes a close look at some examples of vaccine development, usage, and distribution throughout the Star Trek franchise, with the help of special guest Dr. Morgan Cable.

HOSTS Aliza Sue

GUEST Dr. Morgan Cable - @starsarecalling

EDITOR Jarrah

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November 29, 2021 61 min

Time to take a close look at the ethical and consent implications of using someone else’s likeness in your holodeck fantasy, as well as broader issues of holographic sex, privacy, labor rights and censorship.

HOSTS Grace Aliza Jarrah Sarah

EDITOR Andi

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November 15, 2021 50 min

By patron request, our crew devotes an entire episode to Kira Nerys: her background in the Resistance, her spirituality, her friendships and relationships with other characters, and her most memorable moments over 7 years of character growth.

HOSTS Jarrah Grace Sarah

EDITOR Andi

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November 8, 2021 37 min

Sue interviews Brian Volk-Weiss, founder and CEO of The Nacelle Company and Director of “The Center Seat: 55 Years of Star Trek,” airing now on The History Channel. According to A+E, “‘The Center Seat’ unveils lesser-known stories about the franchise from the importance of addressing timely topics, the creation of the character Spock, the unrelenting fans that kept the show on air and the reruns that gave it new life. These beh...

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