Racism in Sci-Fi and Fantasy

https://open.spotify.com/episode/1ppDkwsBfMWNWfjJizLgzQ?si=Z85x2nV8TfK1GIhSDfuJYQ In this episode, Carla, from Bed, Wed or Behead podcast, and Tiff join Erin to discuss racism in Sci-Fi and Fantasy. They talk about harmful stereotypes that persist today, how important it is to not only have representation, but to have good representation, mention how gross and dehumanizing it is to describe people who … Continue reading Racism in Sci-Fi and Fantasy

Misogyny in Fandom

https://open.spotify.com/episode/3ELbj5QkMaUfPihzhUt8hQ?si=bLuDg48iS4yqAEQSRPx7HA We kick off our topic month with a look at how misogyny manifests itself in fandom spaces. The hosts of Bed, Wed, or Behead Pod, Carla and Meg, along with Tiff, join Erin to discuss how misogyny has impacted their experiences in fandom, the online community, conventions, and much more! TW: Mentions of sexual … Continue reading Misogyny in Fandom


https://open.spotify.com/episode/1pPLLONyKo7eg5y6r6g1rV?si=cEdEvS6HRSaUUsiwNqqfMQ In this special episode, we talk about everything going on with Twitter! The hosts of Bed, Wed, or Behead podcast, Meg and Carla, along with Tanya and Tiff, join Erin to discuss their favorite memories from Twitter, why Twitter has been so important to social movements, fandom connections, what the potential loss of Twitter … Continue reading Twitter

Unauthorized Biopics

https://open.spotify.com/episode/2mRMkpuUNiFCEoYFG9Hx24?si=En9fA4LVTbiAlI3g6rcNzg In this episode, we delve into some biographical films and television shows that the subjects did not approve of. Carla from Bed, Wed, or Behead, along with Erin A., joins Erin to discuss why certain public figures, and their family members, did not approve of the biopics made about them. We also discuss the true … Continue reading Unauthorized Biopics

When Fans Become Dangerous

https://open.spotify.com/episode/4uLrcGH5gk1cVBgSoFVtff?si=18f20bf655454caf In this episode, we dive into the very dark side of fandom. Carla Temis, Meg Griffin, and Susi Segura join Erin to discuss fans that cross the line and become obsessed, stalk, and kill celebrities. We talk about if there is a clear line in the sand, how social media has changed the game, discuss … Continue reading When Fans Become Dangerous

Women and Eroticism

https://open.spotify.com/episode/1ZV8tiJeED5aSit09Udf93?si=Rt_gYGEOQoSNBzdiKE-mvw In this very NSFW episode, Pasha Ripley and Sasha San Andres join Erin to discuss women and our relationship with eroticism and pornography. We talk about why feminism must include sex workers, the sometimes harmful effects, why having women behind the scenes is so important, and much more.t is a very important conversation that … Continue reading Women and Eroticism

The Sometimes Toxic Relationship Between Fandom & Celebrity

https://open.spotify.com/episode/7fBoGKK3hrc4BilexPz5G7?si=8u2rSBuYSo-paSsGMGxUJA In this episode, Carla Temis, E'Shel from Liberty Diner Dish, and Meg Griffin join Erin to discuss the sometimes toxic side of fandom and celebrity. We discuss the positives and negatives of social media, the lines between reality and fiction, celebrities using social media to go after fans and discuss the Jeremy Renner App, … Continue reading The Sometimes Toxic Relationship Between Fandom & Celebrity

BDSM In Media

https://open.spotify.com/episode/20tmEE6HvAYUJMMUMko2rO?si=EsBcgl6aTP--13-j5WhqDQ In this episode, Angela Teo, Sasha San Andres, and Susi Segura join Erin to discuss BDSM in media. They discuss the harmful depiction in Fifty Shades of Grey, debate the positives and negatives of 9-1/2 Weeks, Secretary, the television show Bonding, and delve into some personal experiences as well.Please note: This is an NSFW episode. … Continue reading BDSM In Media

The Male Gaze In Media

https://open.spotify.com/episode/6OnJjZVxuIZ4s8sxkz1IAk?si=LiOtasn-R1aSxJJrAhCgtA In this episode, Carla Temis, Meg Griffin, and Tanya Cook join Erin to discuss the male gaze in media. The panel talks about how prevalent it is, the harm that it causes, examples of when it is reversed, and more! Also, make sure to listen past the closing credits for a blooper!You can find Carla's … Continue reading The Male Gaze In Media

Depictions of Mental Illness in Film

https://open.spotify.com/episode/1xUgMV4FRbgoUCcq1hfTYU?si=MIMrqIhjRc6b6RGgMVWI1w In this episode, Pasha Ripley, Sara Barnaik, and Sasha San Andres join Erin to discuss depictions of mental illness in film. We delve into harmful tropes, some positive portrayals, our own personal mental health journeys, and more.Please note: This is an intensely personal and deep conversation. It could be extremely triggering for some since … Continue reading Depictions of Mental Illness in Film