Episode 183: Exploring Macro Themes – Power

On this weeks episode, Barb, Beks and Devin sit down and chat the latest and greatest in the Star Wars news pool! From John Williams and Episode IX, to more talk of additional Disney+ live action series AND additional Benioff and Weiss chatter, the team covers it! We also continue our exploration into macro themes within our favorite galaxy far far away this week by taking a look at Power and its role in Star Wars. Listen now!

News Stories For the Week:

Closer Look: Exploring Macro Themes – Power

  • Let’s first talk a little bit about the definition of “theme”

  • Let’s talk a bit about POWER - beyond Star Wars - what’s makes this so compelling?

    • To what extent is ‘POWER’ based on POV?

  • Regarding Star Wars so far…

    • What are some of the most compelling examples of ‘POWER’ within Star Wars?

    • Why is this compelling?

      • How does this particular instance of ‘POWER’ impact the saga as a whole? How might the saga be different without this instance?

  • Where might we see this theme play out in Episode IX?

    • How might this impact the ST storyline?

    • How might this impact all of the films to this point?


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