Podcast: Play in new window | Download
Ah, what a time to think about bioethics and biopower. We’re taking a closer look at seasons one and two of Orphan Black, a BBC America show following a bunch of clones masterfully played by Tatiana Maslany. We’re talking about biopolitics, we’re talking about the body and personhood, and we’re talking about genre.
Some Links You Might Find Interesting:
Orphan Black: Performance, Gender, Biopolitics edited by Andrea Goulet, Robert A. Rushing
Thrills in the Dark: Orphan Black in the Shadow of Alfred Hitchcock by Hafsah
Victims and Villains: The Women of Orphan Black by Foz Meadows
Sisterhood, Science and Surveillance in Orphan Black: Critical Essays edited by Janet Brennan Croft, Alyson R. Buckman