Primitive Culture: A Star Trek History and Culture Podcast

Primitive Culture is a Trek.fm podcast dedicated to a deep examination of the connections between Star Trek and our own history and culture. In each episode, Duncan Barrett and his guests take you on a fascinating exploration of how our world inspires the franchise we love—and how that franchise inspires us.

http://trek.fm/primitive-culture

Eine durchschnittliche Folge dieses Podcasts dauert 1h24m. Bisher sind 132 Folge(n) erschienen. Alle zwei Wochen gibt es eine neue Folge dieses Podcasts.

Gesamtlänge aller Episoden: 7 days 17 hours 8 minutes

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episode 105: Room for All Philosophies?


The Scopes Monkey Trial, Inherit the Wind, and DS9’s “In the Hands of the Prophets.” We discuss how the 1925 Scopes Monkey Trial—and its popular reimagining in the 1960 film Inherit the Wind—influenced Deep Space Nine’s first season finale.


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episode 104: Absolute Horror


Suspiria and “Cold Fire.” We compare and contrast the Voyager episode and character of Kes alongside Dario Argento’s 1977 horror film Suspiria.


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 2021-04-15  1h12m
 
 

episode 103: What’s in a Name, Part VII


Episode titles since 2009. We conclude our look at Trek’s episode titles with installments from the Kelvin films, Short Treks, Discovery, Picard, and Lower Decks.


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 2021-04-01  2h31m
 
 

episode 102: And Then I Woke Up and It Was All a Dream


The original reset button. We look at Star Trek’s forays into Alice in Wonderland-style storytelling, in which a seemingly real scenario is revealed to be anything but.


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 2021-02-22  1h39m
 
 

episode 101: What’s in a Name, Part VI


Episode titles in Voyager and Enterprise. We continue our look at Star Trek episode titles as we wrap up Voyager, Enterprise, and the Next Generation films.


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 2021-01-17  2h4m
 
 

episode 100: Champagne and Confetti


Milestone Episodes of Star Trek. We mark Primitive Culture’s 100th installment with a look at some of Trek’s landmark stories.


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 2020-12-23  1h54m
 
 

Workers of All Worlds Unite


A Marxist analysis of “Bar Association,” with Will Nguyen. We take a look at the DS9 episode “Bar Association” from a Marxist perspective.


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 2020-12-06  1h23m
 
 

episode 98: What’s in a Name, Part V


Episode titles up to “What You Leave Behind.” We continue our trek through Star Trek’s episode titles as we look at the final seasons of Deep Space Nine and the middle years of Voyager.


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 2020-11-22  2h2m
 
 

episode 79: Back from the Brink (Reissue)


Dan Davidson on how “Captive Pursuit” saved his life. Dan tells his inspiring story of coming back from rock bottom in the hopes of helping other fans who find themselves in a similarly desperate situation.


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 2020-11-06  47m
 
 

episode 97: Back from the Brink


Dan Davidson on how “Captive Pursuit” saved his life. We share an interview with Dan Davidson, who tells his inspiring story of coming back from rock bottom in the hopes of helping other fans who find themselves in a similarly desperate situation.


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