'Doctor Who' and the Constraints of the American Cultural Cold War | 28 Jul 2016 // 9:30 PM
Decolonization, shifting demographics and the rise of the US needed to be understood and processed through the British popular imagination. The Doctor landed his TARDIS just in time to help.
Doctor Who: "Seeing patterns in things that aren't there" | 13 Jun 2016 // 10:00 PM
How a '90s Doctor Who might have been uniquely Doctor Who while differing greatly from what it actually ended up becoming.
Land of Soap and Glory: An Ode to British TV | 17 Nov 2015 // 9:30 PM
If you type the word “doctor” in the Wikipedia search box, “Doctor Who” appears ahead of “doctorate”. Now that’s cultural relevance for you.
How the Time Lords Invented TV: 50 Years of Doctor Who | 19 Dec 2013 // 9:30 PM
Like television itself, Doctor Who has consistently confronted limitation with ingenuity, cancelation with rebirth, constraint with transcendence.
Doctor Who Christmas Special: "The Husbands of River Song" | 31 Dec 2015 // 4:28 AM
Doctor Who's surprising jaunty Christmas special scores points merely by dint of being watchable without resort to the saccharine or the mawkish, and whets the appetite for series 10.
Justin Richards Delivers a Mixed Bag in Doctor Who: The Time Lord Letters | 16 Dec 2015 // 2:00 AM
This is a thick and glossy volume featuring the Doctor's correspondence across time and space.
How Doctor Who Got Good Again (in Two Easy Steps) | 17 Nov 2014 // 4:00 AM
How did Doctor Who go from grasping at straws to having one of the best seasons in years? Amazingly, in just two simple steps.
Why Peter Capaldi Will Be an Amazing Doctor Who | 5 Aug 2013 // 1:00 AM
The announcement, surprisingly, was not a left-turn that many were expecting. Some are raising hell over his place in the canon. You know what? It's going to be really, really hard to top Capaldi.
Peter Capaldi Strikes a Confident Note As He Takes on ‘Doctor Who’ | 25 Aug 2014 // 10:19 AM
NEW YORK — Peter Capaldi has just landed in New York, the fifth stop in a worldwide tour promoting the new season of “Doctor Who” that
New season of UK's "Doctor Who" starts in America on April 23 | 19 Apr 2011 // 5:00 AM
If you're waiting with bated breath for the royal wedding, you may want to tune into another eagerly awaited British event coming a week earlier.