Episode 41 — Colonialism and Science Fiction

13 Mar

There has been some interesting discussion lately about the intersection of colonialism and science fiction.  We thought it would be a good topic to take on this month and spend a good amount of time talking about how the two intersect, what’s wrong with phrases like “colonizing space,” and examples of colonialism in science fiction (largely in the form of critique).  It’s an interesting topic and we hope you enjoy it.

Feel free to shoot us an email at skiffyandfanty [at] gmail [dot] com, leave a comment, or follow us on Twitter.  We hope you enjoy the episode!

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Here’s the episode (show notes are below):


Episode 41 — Download (MP3)

Intro and Discussion (0:00 – 40:22):

The End:  Reading and Writing (40:23 – 45:48)

Our new intro music is “Time Flux” by Revolution Void (CC BY 3.0).

That’s all, folks!  Thanks for listening.  See you next week.

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  1. The Skiffy and Fanty Show #2.9 is Live! (Colonialism and Science Fiction)- News Robot - March 13, 2011

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