52 episodes

A cultural discussion podcast promoting appreciation, support and inclusion of all fandoms, interests and hobbies, in the pursuit of true community.

In Defense Of Keir Hansen

    • Philosophy
    • 5.0, 3 Ratings

A cultural discussion podcast promoting appreciation, support and inclusion of all fandoms, interests and hobbies, in the pursuit of true community.

    Episode 52: One Time At Drama Camp

    Episode 52: One Time At Drama Camp

    This session, we're looking at the topic of theater geeks, that infatuation with live (or broadcast) stage entertainment. Joining us for the discussion are two unabashed fans of stage productions, Joy Piedmont (of the Reality Bomb podcast) and Robyn Jordan (of Black Girls Create and the #WizardTeam podcast)!

    • 1 hr 19 min
    Ep. 51: The 2018 Geek Glad Game

    Ep. 51: The 2018 Geek Glad Game

    Joined by Kayti Burt of Den of Geek, we tour the many gifts the geek fandoms have been given in the last twelve months, including film, television, music, books, and more.

    • 1 hr 22 min
    Episode 50: Living On Laughter

    Episode 50: Living On Laughter

    Joined by stand-up comedian and writer Riley Silverman, we look at what is means to make a career out of comedy, and how one can retain their sanity in the pursuit. (...Maybe.)

    • 54 min
    Episode 49: Cartoons for Big Kids

    Episode 49: Cartoons for Big Kids

    Joined by guests Chip (of This Week in Time Travel) and Lauren (voiceover artist and podcaster), we look at the topic of cartoons -- specifically, enjoying them as an adult even if they are produced and targeted primarily to a younger audience.

    • 1 hr 16 min
    Episode 48: Tearing Off the Gates

    Episode 48: Tearing Off the Gates

    This time, In Defense Of is going on the offensive. Joined by Joy Piedmont of Reality Bomb, and Don Klees of Acorn Media, we discuss the horrible persistence of fandom gatekeeping, and how true fan acceptance and inclusion does more to preserve and promote IP than those that encapsulate and exclude.

    • 1 hr 4 min
    Episode 47: Prayers For the Dying (Saving Cancelled Shows)

    Episode 47: Prayers For the Dying (Saving Cancelled Shows)

    Podcast host Josh Liston of On the Bubble joins us to discuss how fans react, and even rally to save programs slated for cancellation.

    • 41 min

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