'New Life and New Civilizations': The 'Star Trek' Saga in Comics | 9 Jun 2015 // 10:01 PM
This is a deep and intelligent look at the various incarnations of Star Trek on the gridded page -- and not just from super fans and convention-goers.
My Afterlife As a Comic Book Character: Reflections from the Cast of 'Star Trek' | 8 Dec 2013 // 10:00 PM
A visit to Seattle's Star Trek convention reveals the conflicted feelings cast members have towards being immortalized in comic form.
Television's Evolution of the Major Black Antagonist | 27 Mar 2011 // 5:00 PM
When TV historians talk about the black image in the 21st century, they’ll note that 2011 was the year that network TV consistently portrayed black people as major antagonists in search of the same brass rings that their white counterparts sought for nearly 60 years.
The Star Trek PADD iPad App Boldly Improves on the Trek Trivia Experience | 7 Jan 2013 // 12:30 AM
The proprietors of Star Trek’s 24th century, CBS Interactive, have released the second generation of the Star Trek PADD software for Apple’s arcane (by 24th century standards) iPad.
The 'Dark Passenger' Attends Philosophy 101: 'Dexter and Philosophy: Mind Over Spatter' | 6 Jul 2011 // 5:00 PM
A fantastically simple hook creates a baffling philosophical paradox in Dexter.
Call For Papers: Celebrating Star Trek's 50th Anniversary | 25 Jul 2016 // 7:15 AM
To celebrate the 50th anniversary of the hit franchise, PopMatters seeks submissions about Star Trek, including: the TV series, from The Original Series (TOS) to the highly anticipated 2017 new installment; the films, both the originals and the J.J. Abrams reboot; and ancillary materials such as novelizations, comic books, videogames, etc.
Leonard Nimoy Has Beamed up to Cosmic Places Unknown | 2 Mar 2015 // 6:00 AM
As with any beloved performer, there was more to Leonard Nimoy than a pair of pointy ears and a catchphrase. Much, much more.
Q&A: William Shatner on 'Star Trek,' acting and (wink) his enviable physique | 3 Mar 2011 // 11:02 PM
SEATTLE — As Captain James T. Kirk on the original 1960s TV series "Star Trek," William Shatner charted a course for a career playing brash and
Thanks to one special fan, Uhura became a lifetime role for Nichelle Nichols | 5 Jan 2011 // 7:00 AM
BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. — Though the part of the comely communications officer Uhura on the original series "Star Trek" turned out to be a lifelong role,