Trekabout Episode 296: Star Trek: Voyager, Infinite Regress/Nothing Human

Seven of Nine deals with some new guests in “Infinite Regress” and the Doctor deals with a new guest in “Nothing Human”. Plus! Richard is still not a Trekkie. iTunes Google Play RSS

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Trekabout Episode 293: Star Trek: Voyager, Night/Drone

Welcome to the Brannon Braga era of Star Trek! We begin with “Night”, an interesting environmental allegory. Then we go into “Drone”, a retread of “I, Borg” that tries its best to differentiate itself but only sort of succeeds. iTunes Google Play RSS


Trekabout Episode 290: Star Trek: Voyager, The Omega Directive/Unforgettable

“The Omega Directive” adds a new Starfleet directive that overrides the Prime Directive. “Unforgettable” adds some new memories that override previous memories. 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 …