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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.
 
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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 Send us your feedback! Email: crew@womenatwarp.com Twitter/Instagram: @womenatwarp Facebook: http:…
 
In 1929, a disagreement over the meaning of "nothing" exposed deep divisions in Western philosophy and erupted into a debate over whether philosophy is more art or science. Poet-philosopher Martin Heidegger's lecture about nothing excited students and divided colleagues. But the empiricist Rudolf Carnap thought all this talk of the meaning of nothi…
 
CNN's Senior International Correspondent Nima Elbagir delivers this year's Peter Stursberg Foreign Correspondents Lecture. The award-winning journalist has reported from the frontlines of the Ebola outbreak in West Africa and in Chibok, the Nigerian village from which over 250 schoolgirls were kidnapped by Boko Haram. Her talk is entitled Humanity …
 
Since its beginnings, Hollywood has portrayed African Americans in a variety of ways: as primitive beings in Birth of a Nation, as happy former slaves in Gone With the Wind, and as hypersexual heroes during the 1970s "blaxploitation" era. In this three-part series, IDEAS explores a century of racial politics in Hollywood. *This episode originally a…
 
Since its beginnings, Hollywood has portrayed African Americans in a variety of ways: as primitive beings in Birth of a Nation, as happy former slaves in Gone With the Wind, and as hypersexual heroes during the 1970s "blaxploitation" era. In this three-part series, IDEAS explores a century of racial politics in Hollywood. *This episode originally a…
 
Since its beginnings, Hollywood has portrayed African Americans in a variety of ways: as primitive beings in Birth of a Nation, as happy former slaves in Gone With the Wind, and as hypersexual heroes during the 1970s "blaxploitation" era. In this three-part series, IDEAS explores a century of racial politics in Hollywood. *This episode originally a…
 
In the final episode of this series, IDEAS examines the ongoing struggle in the rebuilding of Guatemalan society. Torture, massacres, individual murders, the fracturing of communities and families, all of these are part of the terrible legacy of the civil war. How are the inheritors of all this to make change and build something better?…
 
After the 36-year civil war in Guatemala, land reform and equal rights have been slow to come for the Indigenous Mayan people. IDEAS revisits a four-part series about the Mayan people. In this episode, we explore the role of Mayan women in the making of Guatemala and the importance of the art of weaving in keeping an ancient culture alive.…
 
After the 36-year civil war in Guatemala, land reform and equal rights have been slow to come for the Indigenous Mayan people. IDEAS revisits a four-part series about the Mayan people. The first episode explores the spirit world of the ancient Mayan people and the struggle today to make Mayan ancient beliefs relevant in a modern society.…
 
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 Send us your feedback! Email: crew@womenatwarp.com Twitter/Instagram: …
 
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 unrelenti…
 
Translation is a form of “resurrection,” argues Canadian scholar Irena Makaryk. And in the 400 years since Shakespeare shuffled off this mortal coil, he has been resurrected too many times to count. In the final instalment of this year’s IDEAS at Stratford, we consider what’s lost in translation, what’s found, and how translation can shine a new li…
 
Hosts Kennedy, Sue, and Sarah are joined by author Steven Barnes to discuss “Far Beyond the Stars.” From background info to current events, there’s so much more than just the episode itself to talk about! HOSTS Sarah Kennedy Sue GUEST Steven Barnes - @StevenBarnes1 EDITOR Andi Send us your feedback! Email: crew@womenatwarp.com Twitter/Instagram: @w…
 
*Warning: profanity | Michelangelo was dubbed the ‘divine Michelangelo’ in his day for his stunning works of art. But his poetry reveals a deeply troubled and dissatisfied soul — he never felt his work was good enough, and was plagued by feelings of guilt for his earthly desires. *This episode originally aired on June 3, 2021.…
 
Star Trek is not just a dream for the future but a reflection of our world today. From Kirk and Spock to Mariner and Boimler, Trek challenges us to reflect on how we’re succeeding, how far we’ve come, and what we need to do better. On this panel hosts from Roddenberry Podcasts' Priority One and Women at Warp will explore how Star Trek teaches us to…
 
For over four decades, Dr. Anthony Fauci has served as medical advisor to seven U.S. presidents. With the COVID-19 death toll in the United States having surpassed 730,000, Dr. Anthony Fauci tells IDEAS host Nahlah Ayed that he finds it "mind-boggling" that partisanship and skepticism of science continue to fuel the pandemic.…
 
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