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The Lazenby gambit: “On Her Majesty’s Secret Service,” Bond in Context, Part 6.

The one Bond film starring George Lazenby was made in the midst of a societal crisis, and an existential problem for the producers of the series.

By |2018-09-24T20:30:37-07:00September 24th, 2018|History, Movies|1 Comment

Maybe once was enough? “You Only Live Twice,” Bond in Context, Part 5.

By 1967, the producers of the Bond series were trying everything they could think of to keep the movies fresh. Was the cultural moment of the '60s finally playing out?

By |2018-09-13T20:30:33-07:00September 13th, 2018|History, Movies|2 Comments

“Goldfinger,” Goldwater, Civil Rights and Peak Sixties: Bond in Context, Part 3.

The history surrounding the most iconic film of the James Bond franchise involves politics, civil rights, Vietnam and a particularly crucial Presidential election.

By |2018-09-03T20:30:41-07:00September 3rd, 2018|History, Movies|5 Comments

A story whose time has come: “Double Perigee” resurrected (and a new podcast coming!) [Part II]

My upcoming science fiction audio drama podcast is a personal journey for me, which has taken 25 years to come to fruition.

By |2018-04-02T20:30:19-07:00April 2nd, 2018|Double Perigee, Fiction, History, Life, Writing Craft|0 Comments

A story whose time has come: “Double Perigee” resurrected (and a new podcast coming!) [Part I]

I have a new podcast, a science fiction audio drama, coming out soon! Learn about its very tangled history.

By |2018-03-31T20:30:00-07:00March 31st, 2018|Double Perigee, Fiction, History, Life, Writing Craft|0 Comments