Women at Warp: A Roddenberry Star Trek Podcast

Women at Warp: A Roddenberry 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. Part of Roddenberry Podcasts. email: crew@womenatwarp.com web: womenatwarp.com facebook: facebook.com/womenatwarp twitter/instagram: @womenatwarp patreon: patreon.com/womenatwarp... Show More

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February 22, 2021 53 min

In a special show celebrating Black History Month, Kennedy and Aliza are joined by Angélique Roché and Karama Horne to discuss how Blackness has influenced Star Trek, how Star Trek has influenced Blackness, and how representation throughout the franchise has impacted them and their fandom.

HOSTS
Kennedy
Aliza

GUESTS
Angélique Roché - @AngeliqueRoche
Karama Horne - @theblerdgurl

EDITOR
Andi

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February 8, 2021 45 min

This week, the crew takes a look at “Before and After,” and discusses the Ocampan life span, the idea of Voyager as a generation ship, and themes of ageism, believing women, time travel, medical life extension, and much more.

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HOSTS
Grace, Jarrah, and Sue

EDITOR
Andi

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January 25, 2021 59 min

Aliza and Kennedy chat about Guinan’s role and impact, as well as their favorite moments of the iconic Next Generation character. TL;DR - Listen to Black women.

HOSTS
Aliza and Kennedy

EDITOR
Andi

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January 11, 2021 80 min

It’s time for another season review! In this supersize episode, Jessie Gender joins the crew to dissect Star Trek Discovery’s third season. We go episode by episode and discuss new characters, ships, tech, representation, and stories - Plus discussion of the successes, failures, themes, reception, and more.

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December 28, 2020 61 min

After a year dominated by news of a global pandemic, Sherri joins the crew to take a look at some the accidental, engineered, and weaponized viruses in the Star Trek Universe, from the Klingon Mutagenic Virus in Enterprise to Voyager’s “Macrocosm.”

HOSTS
Aliza, Grace, and Sue

GUEST
Sherri - @anchoredpisces

EDITOR
Andi

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The crew discusses Gene Roddenberry’s novelization of “Star Trek: The Motion Picture,” from an infamous footnote to some of the more interesting ideas put forth in this format, and the degree to which it holds up as a Star Trek story and historical document.

HOSTS
Jarrah, Sarah, and Sue

EDITOR
Andi

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November 30, 2020 55 min

‘Tis the season to discuss some of Star Trek’s most memorable meal scenes, from tense diplomatic negotiations to first time dates with your favorite Cardassian tailor. Andi, Grace and Sarah talk about their favorite food scenes of Trek.


HOSTS

Andi, Grace, and Sarah


EDITOR

Andi


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November 16, 2020 51 min

2020 is challenging, but Star Trek has got our back. Grace and Jarrah discuss the best episodes to watch when the world gets to be a little too much and you’re looking for either catharsis or distraction.

HOSTS
Grace and Jarrah

EDITOR
Andi

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November 2, 2020 62 min

Callie joins us to discuss body diversity and inclusivity (or lack thereof) in the Star Trek Universe - specifically focusing on disability, transness, and size - from what we’ve seen and hope to see on screen to behind-the-scenes accounts and examples in fandom.

HOSTS
Andi, Kennedy, Sue

GUEST/S
Callie Wright - @calliegetsit @queersplaining

EDITOR
Andi

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October 19, 2020 62 min

A new ship, new characters, and more Trek references than you can shake a bat’leth at! Kennedy, Andi, Grace, and Sarah review the first season of Lower Decks and discuss what they hope to see in Season 2. Badgey, put down that kni-

HOSTS
Kennedy
Andi
Grace
Sarah

EDITOR
Andi

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October 12, 2020 49 min

Trekkie and drag performer Jackie Cox joins us to talk about all things Trek. We discuss the franchise’s costume aesthetic, how its storytelling attracts marginalized fans, the history and future of representation in Star Trek, and more.

HOSTS
Andi
Sue

GUEST
Jackie Cox - @JackieCoxNYC

EDITOR
Andi

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October 5, 2020 61 min

Nick and Jenny join us for an in-depth look at Dr. Beverly Crusher (Gates McFadden), from the genesis of the character to directing “Genesis.” We discuss Crusher’s role as the moral center of the crew, her position as a leader and mentor, the care she gives her patients, and the gender politics on both the Enterprise and the Paramount lot.

Content note: transphobia.

HOSTS
Sue
Andi

GUESTS
Nick Manchester - @Native_Orchid
Jenny B...

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September 28, 2020 63 min

Donna Cromeans and Toni Marberry join us to talk about their experiences with Star Trek’s famed Open Script Submissions Policy; from story inspiration to a pitch meeting in LA, to seeing their ideas on screen.

HOST
Sue

GUEST/S
Donna Cromeans
Toni Marberry

EDITOR
Sue

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September 21, 2020 66 min

Activist and lawyer Adrienne Smith joins us to talk about incarceration in Star Trek, from Dominion prison fight club to Rura Penthe. What are the messages in these scenes and how does the Federation’s own penal system stacks up against its stated ideals?

HOSTS
Jarrah, Kennedy

GUEST
Adrienne - @vanalias (they/them/their)

EDITOR
Andi

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We’re joined by historian, activist, and Trekkie Blair Imani to discuss the women religious leaders we see throughout Star Trek - from Nuria to Kai Winn to Zani - as well as Trek’s representation of human religion in the 22nd Century and beyond.

HOSTS
Grace, Sarah, Sue

GUEST
Blair Imani - @BlairImani

EDITOR
Andi

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August 24, 2020 58 min

The crew takes a deep dive into "Balance of Terror," widely considered one of Star Trek’s best. We discuss themes of duty, bigotry, xenophobia, and war; parallels to WW2 and Cold War stories; the introduction of the Romulans (and Mark Lenard); Uhura taking over at navigation; and much more!

HOSTS
Sue, Kennedy, Andi

EDITOR
Andi

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August 10, 2020 60 min

Women at Warp is excited to announce the addition of three new hosts to the regular crew rotation: Kennedy Allen, Sarah Gulde, and Aliza Pearl. These “Next Generation” hosts introduce themselves and talk about their favorite women characters.

HOSTS
Kennedy, Sarah, Aliza

EDITOR
Andi

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We’re joined by guest Amanda Wong to talk about Star Trek’s in-universe artists and their art. We discuss Marla McGivers’ dictator portraits, Kira’s attempts at sculpture, Jake’s writing, and themes like political art and works by artificial lifeforms like Data.

HOSTS
Grace and Jarrah

GUEST
Amanda Wong - https://twitter.com/amandawtwong

EDITOR
Jarrah

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Mother of Klingons Mary Chieffo returns to the show for a deep dive into the role of women in Klingon culture. We discuss the Klingon fixation with Honor, how Klingon women have succeeded despite the patriarchy, and how the Klingon women who came before helped to inform the characterization of L’Rell.

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Sue

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Mary ...

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June 29, 2020 57 min

Raised on an lawless colony world, Tasha Yar dedicated her too-short life to order and justice. This week we discuss Tasha’s origins and plumb the depths of her most memorable moments, from “The Naked Now” to “Yesterday’s Enterprise.”

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