Joss Whedon and Star Wars

whedonwarsEver wonder what a new Star Wars film would look like if Joss Whedon wrote the script? In a new book from PopMatters, After the Avengers, I have a chapter answering that exact question. In particular, I focus on the duality between the physical body and the soul (the “mind-body problem”), which has been a theme throughout much of Whedon’s oeuvre. A Star Wars anthology film could prove an interesting new medium for Whedon to explore this issue. Check it out here!


About Dom

I study constitutional politics in Southeast Asia and I occasionally work as a consultant for rule of law projects. I enjoy science fiction and fantasy stories, both as an escape and as a way to better understand our world. One day, I hope to write a book about politics in genre literature.
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