Trekabout Episode 167: Blood Oath/The Maquis, Part I

Star Trek: Deep Space Nine gets its first explicit Original Series link in “Blood Oath”¬†and it’s kind of successful we guess? Later, in “The Maquis, Part I”, the gauntlet is thrown down. iTunes Google Play RSS


Trekabout Episode 165: Paradise/Shadowplay

We leave the space station behind this week for a couple of planet-based episodes. Sisko and O’Brien find a civilian “Paradise”, and Dax and Odo discover a planet where all is not as it seems, in “Shadowplay”. iTunes Google Play RSS


Trekabout Special 2: Trekkie Feminist

Progressive ideals bumping up against the realities of contemporary mores? Why, we must be talking feminism in Trek with Jarrah Hodge, founder of Trekkie Feminist! Star Trek has always had a… problematic relationship with feminism and with its female characters, and we talk about that tension for a solid hour. Plus! Which Uhura is better …