Imaginary Worlds

Eric Molinsky

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Imaginary Worlds is a bi-weekly podcast about science fiction and other fantasy genres. Host Eric Molinsky talks with novelists, screenwriters, comic book artists, filmmakers, and game designers about their craft of creating fictional worlds. The sho...Show More
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32:15 | Nov 1st, 2018

Science fiction has not always been compatible with religion -- in fact many futuristic settings imagine no religion at all. But sci-fi and fantasy have long fascinated people of different faiths beca...Show More

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Loved loved loved this episode. A rabbi, a priest and an imam sit down to share their geeky love of sci fi fantasy. Faith in sci fi was the...Show More

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27:25 | May 29th, 2019

Harley Quinn began as a sidekick to a villain, and found her way to the heart of the DC canon and fandoms around the world. But to do so, she needed to dump a very toxic boyfriend.

epekilis recommended:

Harley Quinn is the overwhelming favourite amongst my teenager’s graphic novel and cosplay loving friends.

28:42 | May 1st, 2019

In part one of our mini-series on sidekicks, we look at the enduring appeal of character that has gone through world wars, massive technological and social changes and the alleged death of his partner...Show More

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John Watson is not expandable. The stories don’t work without him. He is the Everyman who provides us with an opening to connect with Holm...Show More

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29:18 | Jun 27th, 2018

The writer Neil Gaiman first became entranced with Fahrenheit 451 as a kid, but he says the novel is the kind of masterpiece that seems like a different story every time you read it depending on where...Show More

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Written 65 years ago, Fahrenheit 451 is eerily predictive of today’s reality. Amazing interviews with high schoolers discussing how they r...Show More

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