WHAT THE FORCE ? A Star Wars Show

WHAT THE FORCE ? A Star Wars Show


Latest Episodes

Power of Myth & Symbolism: Violence in The Mandalorian
October 26, 2020

Join our host Marie-Claire Gould (@mariecgould) and co-host Ty Black (@black_Tym and Wit & Folly on YouTube) in our Segment the Power of Myth & Symbolism in Star Wars. Today we cover the Symbolism of Violence in Star Wars but more specifically The Mand...

Meta Music: The Mandalorian Part 3 (Season 1 Ep 5-8)
October 19, 2020

Join Marie-Claire Gould (@mariecgould) as we explore the Music of Star Wars in our segment Meta Music with Christy Carew (@Christy_Carew). We will explore everything from how it’s done to perhaps what it means.

Star Wars Film Influences: Flash Gordon
October 05, 2020

Join our host Marie-Claire Gould (@mariecgould) for a discussion with Amy Richau (@amyrichau) on Flash Gordon’s influenced George Lucas in his Film making style and more specifically Star Wars. Amy Richau’s Website http://365starwars.com/

Modern Fanzines with Kara DJ
September 28, 2020

Join our host Marie-Claire Gould (@mariecgould) and Kara DJ (@somethingsacredbykara) our guest to talk about Modern Fanzines! This episode is sponsored by Super Yaki! Check out all their movie-inspired Merchandise at https://superyaki.com/

Death of the Author: Lens of Star Wars
September 21, 2020

Join our house Marie-Claire Gould (@mariecgould) and our guest Gina Sanders (@RockatanskyMax_) to talk about Death of the Author, Roland Barthes famous essay as a lens for Star Wars. This episode is sponsored by Super Yaki https://superyaki.com/

Myth and Mitth of Thrawn Ascendancy: Chaos Rising
September 14, 2020

Join our host Marie-Claire Gould (@mariecgould) and What the Force? Contributing Editor Bea Caicoya (@BeaCaicoya) to discuss the new Novel Thrawn Ascendancy: Chaos Rising by Timothy Zhan. It’s mythic, fun and awesome!

Meta Music Interview with Wilbert Roget Composer of Vader Immortal Ep1 and Star Wars The Old Republic
September 07, 2020

Join Marie-Claire Gould (@mariecgould) as we explore the Music of Star Wars in our segment Meta Music with Christy Carew (@Christy_Carew). We will explore everything from how it’s done to perhaps what it means.

Alan Watts Series: Meditation & Mindfulness
August 31, 2020

Join our host Marie-Claire Gould (@mariecgould) and featuring our guest Joshua Johnson (@joshuavjohnson). We start our Series on Alan Watts, this episode covers Star Wars, mediation & mindfulness.

Discussion with Dr. Amy H. Sturgis on Teaching the Force and Star Wars
August 24, 2020

Join our host Marie-Claire Gould (@mariecgould) and guest Dr. Amy H. Sturgis (@drahsturgis) to discuss her work in fandom studies and the history of thought through a sci-fi lens and her course “The Meaning of Star Wars” at Signum University.

Interview with Ian Doescher author of William Shakespeare’s Star Wars
August 17, 2020

Join our host Marie-Claire Gould (@mariecgould) and guest Ian Doescher (@iandoescher) author of Bestselling author of the William Shakespeare’s Star Wars series – Including the last of the saga The Merry Rise of Skywalker.