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Interventionism and Burnham’s Three Mummies in Star Trek: Discovery Season 2 (with Dr Tim Steains)

October 17, 2019

Today we welcome back Dr Tim Steains to chat about Season 2 of Star Trek: Discovery. We consider Starfleet's sketchy record with interventionism, Section 31 as a problematic foil for Starfleet, and Burnham's trans-racial parentage

You can find more of Tim's work on academia.edu!

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