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ForceCast #261: Engendering Controversy
Posted by Eric on July 12, 2013 at 09:00 AM CST:



It may have been a slow news week, but the controversy brought on by a possible female lead in Episode VII continues! To further discuss gender representation in Star Wars, we brought in two bloggers who have written extensively on the subject: Bria from Tosche-Station.net and Tricia Barr from FANgirlBlog.com. After the discussion, stick around for updates on CEII, Disney's D23 plans, and more!

Show Notes:

The HoloNet
  • No news!
Discussion
  • Bria from Tosche Station and Tricia Barr of fangirlblog.com join us to discuss race and gender representation in Star Wars. Building on a recent blog post by Bria, we revisit the topic of a possible female lead in Episode VII and the issues surrounding diversity in the franchise, especially on screen.
The Comlink
  • We read emails from Caroline and Tom about our discussion in episode #259 about women and Star Wars.
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