Fake Geek Girls
Episode 129

Orphan Black Seasons 1 and 2

Melissa Brinks published on

Ah, what a time to think about bioethics and biopower. We're taking a closer look at seasons one and two of Orphan Black, a BBC America show following a bunch of clones masterfully played by Tatiana Maslany. We're talking about biopolitics, we're talking about the body and personhood, and we're talking about genre.

Some Links You Might Find Interesting:

Orphan Black: Performance, Gender, Biopolitics edited by Andrea Goulet, Robert A. Rushing

Thrills in the Dark: Orphan Black in the Shadow of Alfred Hitchcock by Hafsah

Victims and Villains: The Women of Orphan Black by Foz Meadows

Sisterhood, Science and Surveillance in Orphan Black: Critical Essays edited by Janet Brennan Croft, Alyson R. Buckman

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