Media Mavens

A Knife Taped to a Roomba (Episode 48)

Episode Summary

We invited Katherine Cross to the podcast to chat about sci-fi TV series, Black Mirror. We talk about the best episodes (and why they're the best), Katherine's article about the episode named "USS Callister", toxic fans and why we need optimistic media now.

Episode Notes

Today's Topics:

Guest Intro: Katherine Cross (00:00:37)

Our guest today is Katherine! She is a Ph.D student in sociology at the CUNY Graduate Center, and freelance writer, columnist, and cultural critic.

What we've been up to (00:02:57)

Black Mirror (00:31:36)

Listener Questions

Contact information (01:33:40)

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Music: Vivacity by Kevin MacLeod ( Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 License