Rank #1: The Postmodern Prometheus - Episode 11 - All My Friends Are Dead, Part 1
This week we share our Henry Clerval fan theories as we follow Victor on his journey home to Geneva...
(...Featuring rants about classism and privilege, sexuality and incest, and 'ideal woman' tropes.)
Apr 03 2019
Rank #2: The Postmodern Prometheus - Episode 8 - The Creature's Tale, Songs of Experience
Feb 22 2019
Rank #3: The Postmodern Prometheus - Episode 2 - The Childhood Years
This week: Frankenstein's childhood years... mountains, nature, and lightning!
Jan 03 2019
Rank #4: The Postmodern Prometheus - Episode 10 - Frankenstein (1931)
Will James Whale's 1931 classic monster flick fare well beneath their cynical gazes?
Will they cope with minor superfluous changes, such as Victor Frankenstein being rennamed Henry Frankenstein, and Henry Clerval becoming Victor Moritz?? ... Probably not. Enjoy!
Mar 20 2019
Rank #5: The Postmodern Prometheus - Episode 9 - The Bride
Mar 08 2019
Rank #6: The Postmodern Prometheus - Episode 7 - The Creature's Tale, Songs of Innocence
Jan 29 2019
Rank #7: The Postmodern Prometheus - Episode 4 - I, Frankenstein
In this episode we look at "I, Frankenstein", a 2014 action fantasy film from the creators of Underworld, directed by Stuart Beattie. The setting is somewhere in Europe in the present or near future, the Creature is inexplicably American-accented, and indiscreet Melbourne location-shooting may negatively affect your suspension of disbelief.
Jan 13 2019
Rank #8: The Postmodern Prometheus - Episode 14 - Blade Runner
Kicking off with a less overt interpretation of MS's classic, we examine Ridley Scott's 1982 Blade Runner! – in an ep that is 1/3 Blade Runner critique, 1/3 Asher going on and on about the book Blade Runner was actually based on, and 1/3 what we actually set out to do...
Jun 24 2019
Rank #9: The Postmodern Prometheus - Episode 1 - The Arctic
This week , a discussion of the novel's framing device and everyone's third favourite Frankenstein protagonist and captain of a ship, Robert Walton.
Jan 03 2019
Rank #10: The Postmodern Prometheus - Episode 0 - Introduction
Without further adieu - or any regard to public demand or interest - here is The Postmodern Prometheus podcast!
Jan 03 2019