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Women at Warp: A Roddenberry Star Trek Podcast

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Rank #48 in TV Reviews category

Society & Culture
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TV Reviews
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Women at Warp is a twice-monthly podcast where four women talk about Star Trek, its representations of women, contributions of women behind the scenes, and other fun Trek topics.

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Women at Warp is a twice-monthly podcast where four women talk about Star Trek, its representations of women, contributions of women behind the scenes, and other fun Trek topics.

iTunes Ratings

157 Ratings
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Thank you. 👏👏👏👏

By Mrsgpl - Oct 05 2019
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Love love love. ✨🖖✨

Fun and knowledgeable!

By Lulu 10kDollarDay - Aug 21 2019
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Love the excitement of these hosts and their deep canon knowledge of Star Trek. They’ve found a fantastic niche and love the post-modern feminist perspective that sometimes comes out (although people not looking for that type of analysis will also love the show!). Great banter and passion! 🖖

iTunes Ratings

157 Ratings
Average Ratings
132
11
8
4
2

Thank you. 👏👏👏👏

By Mrsgpl - Oct 05 2019
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Love love love. ✨🖖✨

Fun and knowledgeable!

By Lulu 10kDollarDay - Aug 21 2019
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Love the excitement of these hosts and their deep canon knowledge of Star Trek. They’ve found a fantastic niche and love the post-modern feminist perspective that sometimes comes out (although people not looking for that type of analysis will also love the show!). Great banter and passion! 🖖
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Women at Warp: A Roddenberry Star Trek Podcast

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Women at Warp is a twice-monthly podcast where four women talk about Star Trek, its representations of women, contributions of women behind the scenes, and other fun Trek topics.

Rank #1: 111: Having a Disco Ball (Discovery Season 2)

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Season 2 of Star Trek Discovery was jam-packed with new and reimagined characters, exciting action, plot twists and Emotions with a capital E. We discuss favorite moments, lingering questions, and what might be in store for our heroes in Season 3.

HOSTS Jarrah and Sue

GUESTS Mahogany - Mahogany Severia Cosplay Kenna – Priority One: A Roddenberry Star Trek Podcast

EDITOR Jarrah

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Support the Show: http://www.patreon.com/womenatwarp

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May 06 2019

1hr 3mins

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Rank #2: 108: Deanna Troi - Goddess of Empathy

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Michele Specht of Star Trek Continues joins the crew to discuss the inimitable Deanna Troi. We talk through her iconic looks, steamy romances, broken creep-meter, and the themes her character and episodes evoked around femininity and strength.

HOSTS Jarrah, Andi

GUEST Michele Specht

EDITOR Andi

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Mar 25 2019

1hr 2mins

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Rank #3: 121: Catsuits, Miniskirts and More! (STLV 2019)

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In our last episode from STLV, we bring you the WAW Panel: From TOS's miniskirts to Klingon women's revealing armor, to Seven of Nine's catsuit, Star Trek is known for pushing the boundaries when it comes to costuming women. Join the hosts of Women at Warp for a fun and interactive session where we'll rate some of the most memorable costumes for women in Star Trek.

HOSTS Jarrah, Sue and Grace

GUEST Sarah Gulde

EDITOR Jarrah

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Support the Show: http://www.patreon.com/womenatwarp

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Sep 09 2019

59mins

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Rank #4: 35: Best Male Allies

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Which male characters in Star Trek do the best job working for equality and standing up against injustice? Forbes Associate Science Editor Alex Knapp joins us to talk about the meaning of allyship and the characters in the franchise who make the best allies. HOSTS Jarrah and Sue GUEST Alex Knapp SHOW EDITORAndi CONTACT UScrew@womenatwarp.com @womenatwarp facebook.com/womenatwarp

SUPPORT THE SHOWpatreon.com/womenatwarp

Jun 19 2016

1hr 4mins

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Rank #5: 104: "Retrospect"

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Tackling one of our most-requested topics, our crew discusses the Star Trek: Voyager episode “Retrospect," in which Seven of Nine believes she was "violated" by an alien arms dealer. We cover the 1990s cultural context of the episode as well as how it ties in to rape myths and the challenges survivors face reporting assaults.

Content Warning - If you have experienced a sexual assault and need support, please visit www.rainn.org or call their National Sexual Assault Hotline at 1-800-656-HOPE (4673) or seek out a similar resource in your area.

If you are experiencing domestic violence, visit The National Domestic Violence Hotline at www.thehotline.org or call 1-800-799-7233 or 1-800-787-3224 (TTY).

Hosts: Jarrah, Sue and Grace

Editor: Jarrah

Send us your feedback! Email:  crew@womenatwarp.com Twitter/Instagram: @womenatwarp Facebook: http://facebook.com/womenatwarp

Support the Show: http://www.patreon.com/womenatwarp

Roddenberry Podcast Network: http://podcasts.roddenberry.com

Jan 28 2019

55mins

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Rank #6: 97: Citizenship and Immigration in Star Trek

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We're joined by guests Michelle Zamanian and Shashank Avvaru to talk about citizenship, immigration and xenophobia in Star Trek. What does it mean to be a Federation citizen? How did Star Trek portray immigration and xenophobia and how does that relate to events in our world today?

HOSTS

Jarrah and Grace

GUESTS Shashank Avvaru - @gutter_hero Michelle Zamanian - @mezamanian

EDITOR

Jarrah

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Email:  crew@womenatwarp.com

Twitter/Instagram: @womenatwarp

Facebook: http://facebook.com/womenatwarp

Support the Show:

http://www.patreon.com/womenatwarp

Find more from the Roddenberry Podcast Network at http://podcasts.roddenberry.com

Oct 22 2018

1hr 12mins

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Rank #7: 117: Mature Women of Star Trek

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Representations of older women in pop culture often echo familiar stereotypes. Karen Chuplis joins us to discuss these tropes and the extent to which Star Trek is able to break free, examining characters like Pulaski, Lwaxana Troi, Cornwell and Amanda.

HOSTS Jarrah and Grace

GUEST Karen Chuplis - @karinchu

EDITOR Andi

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Support the Show: http://www.patreon.com/womenatwarp

Find more from the Roddenberry Podcast Network at http://podcasts.roddenberry.com

Jul 29 2019

58mins

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Rank #8: 32: "Past Tense"

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In the DS9 two-parter "Past Tense," Sisko, Bashir and Dax travel to the year 2024, a dark time in our near future. Treknews.net blogger Michelle Toven joins us to discuss the episodes' socio-political themes, which include homelessness, mental health, race, class, violence, and the power of storytelling. HOSTS Jarrah, Grace and Sue GUEST Michelle Toven SHOW EDITORJarrah CONTACT UScrew@womenatwarp.com @womenatwarp facebook.com/womenatwarp

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May 08 2016

1hr 1min

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Rank #9: 24: "Year of Hell"

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We look at the Voyager two-parter "Year of Hell" and consider questions like: Would this concept have worked for an entire season? Is it possible for Captain Janeway to kick more ass? How does Annorax stack up as a Trek villain? And how great would Tuvok and Seven have been as sitcom roommates?

Hosts Jarrah and Grace

Guests Charlynn Schmiedt

Editor Jarrah

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Support the Show! http://patreon.com/womenatwarp

Jan 17 2016

58mins

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Rank #10: 3: Starfleet's Women in Command

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Jarrah, Sue and Grace discuss the Starfleet women who held the rank of captain, other than Captain Janeway, from the captain of the USS Saratoga in Star Trek IV to Erika Hernandez in Enterprise.

Hosts Jarrah, Sue, and Grace Editor Jarrah

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Apr 12 2015

45mins

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Rank #11: 26: O Captain, My Captain (Picard)

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Just in time for Valentine's Day, our crew talks about Captain Picard's love interests, from his "ghost from the past" Jenice Manheim to the roguish Vash, and of course, Doctor Beverly Crusher.

Hosts Andi, Grace, Jarrah, and Sue

Editor Jarrah

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Feb 14 2016

1hr 6mins

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Rank #12: 96: Lwax-Wanna Talk About It

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She’s Daughter of the Fifth House, holder of the Sacred Chalice of Rixx, heir to the Holy Rings of Betazed. Who the hell are you? This week, the crew discusses the incomparable Ambassador Lwaxana Troi (Majel Barrett-Roddenberry).

HOSTS

Andi, Grace, and Jarrah

EDITOR

Andi

Send us your feedback!

Email:  crew@womenatwarp.com

Twitter/Instagram: @womenatwarp

Facebook: http://facebook.com/womenatwarp

Support the Show:

http://www.patreon.com/womenatwarp

Find more from the Roddenberry Podcast Network at http://podcasts.roddenberry.com

Oct 08 2018

52mins

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Rank #13: 38: Disability and Ableism in Trek

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Special guest Karissa Mehr joins us to discuss how Trek has represented characters with physical disabilities, from Captain Pike to Melora, and of course Geordi La Forge.

HOSTS

Andi, Jarrah, and Sue

GUEST

Karissa Mehr

SHOW EDITOR

Jarrah

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Twitter: @womenatwarp

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Jul 31 2016

1hr 2mins

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Rank #14: 31: Dudebuggy Adventures

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Our crew takes the Captain's Yacht out for a spin through the four Next Generation movies: Generations, First Contact, Insurrection and Nemesis. Along the way we meet some familiar Klingon sisters, 700 hippies, a Borg Queen, and even more terrifying: beardless Riker. We also talk about Crusher and Troi's scenes, particularly Troi's assault in Star Trek: Nemesis. HOSTS Andi, Grace, Sue and Jarrah SHOW EDITORJarrah CONTACT UScrew@womenatwarp.com@womenatwarp facebook.com/womenatwarp

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Apr 24 2016

1hr 1min

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Rank #15: 25: Spock's World. Amok Time. Excellent.

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We review one of the most iconic Trek episodes: "Amok Time." Join us as we have soup thrown at us, learn about the mysterious pon farr, and debate whether it's fair to call T'Pring a villain.

Hosts Andi, Grace, Jarrah, and Sue

Editor and Producer Jarrah

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Jan 31 2016

55mins

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Rank #16: 54: Indigenous Representation in Star Trek

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An amazing group of guests, including Molly Swain and Chelsea Vowel (Métis In Space), author Sierra Adare-Tasiwoopa Api, and David Holquinn (TrekRadio) join us to talk about Indigenous representation in Trek, from "The Paradise Syndrome" to Chakotay.

HOSTS

Jarrah

GUESTS

Sierra Adare-Tasiwoopa Api

Molly Swain

Chelsea Vowel

David Holquinn

EDITOR

Jarrah

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Email:  crew@womenatwarp.com

Twitter: @womenatwarp

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Mar 12 2017

1hr 29mins

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Rank #17: 51: Set a Course for Home

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Voyager introduced us to the Delta Quadrant, several new alien species, and of course Star Trek’s first woman captain to lead a show.  The crew is joined by Charlynn Schmiedt to discuss the stories, characters, and themes in Season 1.

HOSTS

Andi, Grace, Sue

GUEST

Charlynn Schmiedt

EDITOR

Andi

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Jan 29 2017

1hr 1min

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Rank #18: 41: "Rejoined"

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In "Rejoined," Jadzia Dax challenges a Trill taboo by "reassociating" with a former host's love. Special guest Lisa of The Prolific Trek joins us to discuss Trill society of the future, and the allegory to how humans treat same-sex relationships today.

HOSTS

Sue, Grace and Jarrah

GUEST

Lisa

SHOW EDITOR

Jarrah

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Twitter: @womenatwarp

Facebook: http://facebook.com/womenatwarp

Sep 11 2016

50mins

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Rank #19: 92: Women in Trek & TNG Interviews (STLV 2018)

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Continued coverage from STLV!  We share interviews from the show floor with the ladies of TNG: Marina Sirtis, Gates McFadden, and Denise Crosby;  Then, we share the audio from the Women in Trek panel featuring Marina and Mary Chieffo of Star Trek: Discovery.

HOST

Sue

INTERVIEWS

Marina Sirtis

Gates McFadden

Denise Crosby

ADDITIONAL PANELISTS

Amy Imhoff

Sarah Gulde

Aliza Pearl

Mary Chieffo

Marina Sirtis

EDITOR

Sue

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Find more from the Roddenberry Podcast Network at http://podcasts.roddenberry.com

Aug 20 2018

58mins

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Rank #20: 114: Queer Interpretation of Trek

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The crew discusses the history of queercoding in Hollywood, and the more recent phenomenon of queerbaiting, then examines Star Trek for signs of each. We also share the characters that we interpret as queer and what positive representation can mean for a community or individual.

HOSTS Grace, Andi, Jarrah, and Sue

EDITOR Andi

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Support the Show: http://www.patreon.com/womenatwarp

Find more from the Roddenberry Podcast Network at http://podcasts.roddenberry.com

Jun 17 2019

59mins

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