Essays on Carrie: Part 1 “Who Owns Carrie Fisher?”

Caitlin and Charlotte begin a multi-part series discussing essays on Carrie Fisher and Princess Leia from “Our Blessed Rebel Queen: Essays on Carrie Fisher and Princess Leia,” edited by Linda Mizejewski and Tanya D. Zuk. In this episode, we discuss “Who Owns Carrie Fisher? A complicated embodiment of manufactured commodity and avatar of resistance.” by Jennifer M. Fogel. Topics include commodification, identity, gender, parasocial relationships, body image, feminism, the golden bikini outfit, and much more. Please take care as this episode handles some heavy topics referenced above. Click here to download the episode directly.

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“Out of the Shadows” (The High Republic) Discussion

Caitlin and Charlotte are back for a spoiler discussion of Justina Ireland’s High Republic novel, Out of the Shadows. So much happens in this book and we have a lot — a LOT — to talk about it. Is it Caitlin’s newest fave HR novel? Who is the most intriguing character for us? What does it all mean and what are we heading towards? All this and more on this episode of Skytalkers. Click here to download the episode directly!

This episode was edited by Danny Pirtle. 

“The Rising Storm” (The High Republic) Discussion

Caitlin and Charlotte break down Cavan Scott’s “The Rising Storm,” part of the High Republic. First, they share their first impressions and how the book compares to Light of the Jedi; they also share their favorite moments and characters. Then, they dive into deeper themes and what’s next for the High Republic. Finally, they swap quotes from the novel and analyze them. All this and more on this episode. For light and life!

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