Open Channel - A Star Trek Community podcast

Open Channel - A Star Trek Community podcast


Latest Episodes

21. The Seed of Greatness
November 30, 2020

Chris is joined by Liam Smart (co-host, THE JANE-WAY, THE VEDEK ASSEMBLY) to read listener comments on “Unification III,” the 7th episode of Disco season 3. Also, a special chat about the vital need for empathy in considering the perspectives of others.

20. Resto-Mod Starship
November 22, 2020

Chris is joined by one of our listeners, Jay Duce (SCIFI HAVEN Podcast), to read and discuss your comments on "Scavengers," S3E6 of Star Trek: Discovery! They also talk about the roles of Trek and OPEN CHANNEL in their coming out as nonbinary.

19. Black Girl Magic is Real
November 16, 2020

On this episode, Dan Gunther (POSITIVELY TREK, THE UNREADY ROOM) joins Chris to read & discuss your comments on "Die Trying," S3E5 of Disco! Also, a very special coming out moment with one of our listeners.

18. Shades of Gray
November 09, 2020

Brittany Tomes (co-host, A STRANGE NEW POD and EVERYTHING IS PERMITTED) joins Chris again to read and discuss listener comments on "Forget Me Not," S3E4 of Disco. Join us for a moving conversation about PTSD, LGBTQ+ representation, and many f-bombs.

17. Leave It to the Venerable Jonathan Frakes
November 02, 2020

Chris and Dr. Nicholas Paul Collinson (co-host, THE VEDEK ASSEMBLY) read and discuss your comments on "People of Earth," S3E3 of Disco! Nick also flexes his new PhD in discussing how utopia is an exercise in stagnation.

16. This is Why Seatbelts are Important!
October 26, 2020

Chris and his guest, Chrissie De Clerck-Szilagyi (INFINITE DIVERSITY) read and discuss our listeners’ comments on “Far From Home,” S3E2 of Disco!

15. Sometimes a Cat is Just a Cat
October 19, 2020

In spite of her busy schedule, Chris managed to “book” Brandi Jackola (co-host, WHAT THE FUTURE HOLDS, THE VEDEK ASSEMBLY, BOLDLY GO) on the show to read and discuss your comments on “That Hope is You, Part 1,” the season three pre…

14. The Head Canon Cannon is Canon
October 12, 2020

Chris is reunited with Amy Nelson (co-host of GALAXY CLASS, ALL GOOD THINGS, and UNION FEDERATION PODCAST). They read and discuss listener comments on “No Small Parts,” the season one finale of Star Trek: Lower Decks! Host/Editor: Christopher D.

13. Justice for Shempo!
October 05, 2020

Chris is joined by his guest, Andrew Lloyd (co-host, RANDOM TREK REVIEW), to read and discuss listener comments on “Crisis Point,” the penultimate episode of Star Trek: Lower Decks, season one! Also, several f-bombs. Host/Editor: Christopher D.

12. T’Anas in Tiaras
September 28, 2020

On this episode, Chris and his guest, Bruce Gibson (co-host, POSITIVELY TREK), read and discuss listener comments on “Veritas,” S1E8 of Lower Decks! Host/Editor: Christopher D. Littlefield Guest: Bruce Gibson Twitter/Instagram: @OpenChannelTrek @cdli…