Steampunk Dollhouse

Reading Your Rights

Hosted by Library-Agent Bluestocking and broadcasting from deep within the Library, Steampunk Dollhouse is a podcast for deep-dives into steampunk literature and how it relates to colonialism and postcolonial societies, intersectional theory and the damage technology can do when we don't understand its potential.

A Wind-Up Girl Studios Production
in association with Simply Adorkable

Episode 1 - Islands in the Time Streams

or How a Privileged White Edwardian Man Had His Eyes Opened Rather Forcefully - Michael Moorcock, Nomad of the Time Streams Series

Show Notes

Today’s Book(s):
The Warlord of the Air (A Nomad of the Time Streams Novel)
The Land Leviathan (A Nomad of the Time Streams Novel)
The Steel Tsar (A Nomad of the Time Streams Novel)

Headrick, Elizabeth. “Airships Over The Horizon: Imperialism, Globalization and Technology in Michael Moorcock's Warlord of the Air.”, Collin College Undergraduate Interdisciplinary Student Research Conference, 13 Apr. 2017.

Higgins, David M. The Inward Urge: 1960s Science Fiction and Imperialism. Thesis. Indiana University, 2010. Ann Arbor: ProQuest, 2010.

Lovegreen, Alan Richard. Aerofuturism: Vectors of Modernity in Nineteenth- and Twentieth-century Literature and Culture. Thesis. University of California, Riverside, 2014. Ann Arbor: ProQuest, 2014.

Perschon, Mike Dieter. The Steampunk Aesthetic: Technofantasies in a Neo-Victorian Retrofuture. Thesis. University of Alberta, Edmonton, 2012. Ottawa: Library and Archives Canada, 2012. ProQuest.

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 Episode Music courtesy of FreeMusicArchive.Org:
“Baby I’m Not Your Lady” by Singing Sadie
“An Idiot Abroad” by Greg Atkinson
“Good-Night” by the Knickerbocker Quartet

 Episode Sounds courtesy of FreeSound.Org

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The Steampunk Dollhouse is a Wind-Up Girl Studios Production. It is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-Non-Commercial-Share-Alike 4.0 International license. It is created, written and produced by Elizabeth Headrick.

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