The Xenothesis podcast features review, discussion and analysis of Dawn book 1 of Octavia E. Butler’s, Xenogenesis trilogy AKA Lilith’s Brood

Michael Glinka

Michael Glinka

Richard J. Acton

Richard J. Acton

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In episode 42, Richard and Michael finish and summarise their experience from part 2 Phoenix of the book Adulthood Rites. Read More

In episode 26, Richard and Michael finally delve into the Book 2 of Octavia Butler’s Xenogenesis trilogy, Adulthood Rites.

Episode: 25 GATTACA Special

Posted on Tuesday, Mar 30, 2021

Michael and Richard discuss and analyse the film GATTACA, cinemtographically and in terms of the bioethical questions it raises.

In Episode 24, Richard and Michael discuss the final chapter of Xenogenesis Book 1: Dawn.

In Episode 23, Richard and Michael discuss the issues with the Oankali scientific research.

In Episode 22, Richard and Michael talk about ants and bees, how bad people are at long-term planning, and how can we imagine new experiences (seeing in infra-red, UV, etc.).