Joined by the insightful Brenda
from the Geektress podcast to take the middle class married
men shine of a discussion of gender and sex the Nort nasties of
Matt and the pseudo-scouse seagull Kehaar look at sex and gender in
the miserable futures presented in the apocalypse,
disaster and dystopia genres.
On the way
there's learning & laughter as such important matters are
Connery in a orange nappy in a future with only 2 bits of soft
The role of
homosexuality, the ancient greeks and Battlestar
ending of watchmen make any sense ?
of Men the perfect companion piece to Bend it like
bonky-bonky futures of Logan's Run and Brave New World compared
with the control of 1984 or Farenheit 451.
Cameron's perfect woman.
Why do the
survival situations of jericho and Survivors feature such
traditional female roles in contrast to some versions of Day of the
Green, I am Legend, Mad Max and Hunger Games (http://www.thehungergames.co.uk/) also get
a look in alongside
Duke Nuke'emism and the
'Two Ronnies 'classic' "The Worm that Turned" (readily
available on youtube.)