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 4 - We Want the Steamfunk

or Not All Steampunk Is About Whitey Victoriana! - Nisi Shawl, Everfair

Show Notes

Today’s Book(s):
Everfair: A Novel

Additional Books:
King Leopold's Ghost: A Story of Greed, Terror, and Heroism in Colonial Africa
Heart of Darkness
Heart of Darkness (Case Studies in Contemporary Criticism)
Things Fall Apart

Academic Citations:
Achebe, Chinua. “An Image of Africa: Racism in Conrad’s Heart of Darkness.” The Massachusetts Review, vol. 57, no. 1, 2016, pp. 14–27., doi:10.1353/mar.2016.0003.

Rawson, C. J., et al. “Conrad's 'Heart of Darkness': A Critical and Contextual Discussion.” The Modern Language Review, vol. 75, no. 4, 1980, p. 866., doi:10.2307/3726621.

Podcast Recommendations:
Unbuttoned History

Also Mentioned:
Jaymee Goh - A Probability of Being
Taina Asili - Youtube

The Steamrollers Adventure Podcast

Episode Music courtesy of FreeMusicArchive.Org:
“Baby I’m Not Your Lady” by Singing Sadie
“Cantina Rag” by Jackson F. Smith
“Freedom” by Taina Asili
“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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