Interview with Marc Sumerak (The Secrets of the Jedi)

Join our host Marie-Claire Gould (@mariecgould) and featuring our guest Marc Sumerak (@msumerak) author of The Secrets of the Jedi, the ultimate in-universe guide to the world of the Jedi, transporting young readers to a galaxy far, far away through interactive features, fascinating facts, and captivating insights. With thrilling original illustrations and amazing special features including lift-the-flaps, textures, and more, Star Wars: The Secrets of the Jedi is guaranteed to thrill the saga’s legions of young fans.

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Our Intro and Exit music is the What the Force Theme, Orchestral Music by Christy Carew with full permission for use by Christy Carew (http://www.christycarew.com).

Interview with Zoraida Córdova – Star Wars Galaxy’s Edge: A Crash of Fate

Join our host Marie-Claire Gould (@mariecgould) for an interview with Zoraida Córdova (@zlikeinzorro) author of the Star Wars Galaxy’s Edge: A Crash of Fate. This is her first novel in the Star Wars universe and it’s amazing!

Summary:
Izzy and Jules were best friends until Izzy’s family abruptly left Batuu when she was six. But now she’s back, and Jules, the boy who never left, is unsure what to make of her. While on the run from vengeful smugglers and an angry pirate, Jules and Izzy will come to terms with who they are, and what they mean to each other.

Awesome Links:
http://www.zoraidacordova.com/

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Our Intro and Exit music is the What the Force Theme, Orchestral Music by Christy Carew with full permission for use by Christy Carew (http://www.christycarew.com).

Interview with Cavan Scott Author of Dooku: Jedi Lost

Join our host Marie-Claire Gould (@mariecgould) for a fun interview with the charming Star Wars Author Cavan Scott (@cavanscott ) whose work includes numerous Star Wars: Choose Your Destiny, Adventures in Wild Space titles and more. Recently he releases the Star Wars Audio only story Dooku: Jedi Lost. Additionally, he is one of the authors working on the upcoming Project Luminous set for release 2020.

We explore characters, themes, canon, and writing in this deep dive all about Star Wars, Dooku: Jedi Lost and writing audio dramas.

Cavan’s Site: http://cavanscott.com

Dooku: Jedi Lost is available where ever Audio books are found – including Audible.

WHAT THE FORCE is this all about?

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Our Intro and Exit music is the What the Force Theme, Orchestral Music by Christy Carew with full permission for use by Christy Carew (http://www.christycarew.com).

Celebration Part 2: Interviews & Recaps

Join Marie-Claire Gould (@mariecgould) and Ty Black (@Black_TyM) as our Celebration Coverage continues

Including:
– Carl and Jason from Wampa’s Lair!
https://twitter.com/WampasLair
– Ella & Nicky (Maybe Kylo’s youngest Cosplayer)
– Erin (@CreepGoatEyes on Twitter) Thala Siren Cosplay
– Nick Martorelli from Penguin Random House Audio
– Tom from Del Rey
– Sailor that’s no Moon, and Tuxedo Ren
– Ty Black interviews people waiting for the Shipping Panel:
The Full Panel can be found on the Lords of the Sith Youtube Channel:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9JU48mivM_Y&t=2s
– Jennifer Heddle – Lucasfilm Publishing
– Leland Chee – Lucasfilm Story Group (Talks about the T-shirt Canon)
Marie-Claire, Ty, and Bri (https://twitter.com/theporgsnest) in the taxi on the way to the Airport talk about Celebration and debrief all of our thoughts, speculation and take a moment to process.

WHAT THE FORCE is this all about?
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Our Intro and Exit music is the What the Force Theme, Orchestral Music by Christy Carew with full permission for use by Christy Carew (http://www.christycarew.com).

Meta Music: Frank Lehman on Leitmotifs

Join Marie-Claire Gould (@mariecgould) as we explore the Music of Star Wars in our segment Meta Music this week with special guest Frank Lehman (@fmlehman) of Lehman’s Leitmotifs fame. We will explore everything from how it’s done to perhaps what it means.

Unfortunately Christy Carew was unable to make this episode at the last minute. We look forward to having Frank back for them to geek out together.

Lehman’s Leitmotif Catalog: https://drive.google.com/file/d/1xJ0Jj-mLfOPUCtcAm_HDGIkFwvHL5gbX/view?usp=drivesdk

Clip used under fair use for educational purposes from Star Wars Episode VI: Return Of The Jedi (1983) Soundtrack 12 The Levitation / Threepio’s Bedtime Story, Music By John Williams.

AWESOME LINKS:

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Intro and Exit music is from Phedre’s Theme, Orchestral Music by Christy Carew with full permission for use by Christy Carew (http://www.christycarew.com).

Interview with Claudia Gray

Join our host Marie-Claire Gould (@mariecgould) for a breathtaking interview with the epic Star Wars Author Claudia Gray (@claudiagray) her work includes Lost Stars, Bloodline, Leia Princess of Alderaan, and a new release Master and Apprentice due out April 2019.

We talk about Star Wars themes in her books, Star Wars in General, as well as the Force and a little about Master and Apprentice.

Claudia’s Links:

http://www.claudiagray.com/

http://pinterest.com/realclaudiagray/

http://claudiagray.tumblr.com/

WHAT THE FORCE is this all about?

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Our Intro and Exit music is the What the Force Theme, Orchestral Music by Christy Carew with full permission for use by Christy Carew (http://www.christycarew.com).

Interview with Leland Chee – A Day in the Life of the Holocron Keeper

Join our host Marie-Claire Gould (@mariecgould) for an interview with the Keeper of the Holocron – Leland Chee (@HolocronKeeper). This episode goes into behind the scenes in the Lucasfilm Story-group and asks what a day in the life for Leland is like.

WHAT THE FORCE is this all about?

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Website: Whattheforce.ca

Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/whattheforce

Our Intro and Exit music is the What the Force Theme, Orchestral Music by Christy Carew with full permission for use by Christy Carew (http://www.christycarew.com).

Interview: 365 Days of Star Wars Women (Amy Richau)

Join our host Marie-Claire Gould (@mariecgould) for an interview with Amy Richau (@amyrichau) as we CELEBRATE her amazing achievement of 365 days of Star Wars Women (http://365starwarswomen.com/)

Starting at Day 1 with Leia all the way through day 365!

Quick Index: http://365starwarswomen.com/women-in-star-wars-index/

Amy Richau’s Website

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Our Intro and Exit Music is Mars from The Planets by Gustav Holst 1914-1916 (Public Domain). Performed by the United States Air Force Heritage of America Band Recorded 1998. This file is a work of a U.S. Air Force Airman or employee, taken or made as part of that person’s official duties. As a work of the U.S. federal government, the image or file is in the public domain. http://www.heritageofamericaband.af.mil/recordings/frontiers.asp

Interview: Brian Kesinger (Lil’ Kylo)

Join our host Marie-Claire Gould (@mariecgould) for an interview with Brian Kesinger (@briankesinger) Disney animator, creator of Lil’ Kylo and illustrator for the upcoming Droid Tales book “C3P0 doesn’t like sand”.

HIGHLIGHTS

  • Brians love of star wars (and his career)
  • Lil Kylo (and commission by Justin Trudeau)
  • Droid Tales: C3P0 doesn’t like sand
  • Creation and the power of inspiration
  • ETC!

LINKS

WHAT THE FORCE is this all about?

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Our Intro and Exit Music is Mars from The Planets by Gustav Holst 1914-1916 (Public Domain). Performed by the United States Air Force Heritage of America Band Recorded 1998. This file is a work of a U.S. Air Force Airman or employee, taken or made as part of that person’s official duties. As a work of the U.S. federal government, the image or file is in the public domain. http://www.heritageofamericaband.af.mil/recordings/frontiers.asp

 

 

Interview with Marc Sumerak (Droidography)

Join our host Marie-Claire Gould (@mariecgould) for an in-depth conversation on Droid with the author of the Droidography, Marc Sumerak (@msumerak).

On Marc:

Sumerak continues to write comics, informational guides, promotional material, video games, and more for some of pop culture’s most recognizable franchises — including STAR WARS, HARRY POTTER, FIREFLY and more! He also provides script critiques and serves as a mentor for Comics Experience

On Droidography:

Droidography is the ultimate in-universe guide to these lovable characters with insider info on their function and role in the Star Wars universe.

Covering every known model of droid, including free-rolling astromechs, protocol units, KX-series security models, and even bounty hunter droids, the book is filled with fascinating facts and insights that show just how crucial droids are to every faction in the galaxy, from the Rebellion to the First Order.

With thrilling original illustrations and amazing special features including lift-the-flaps, textures, and more, Star Wars: Droidography is guaranteed to thrill the saga’s legions of young fans.

Marc’s:

Webpage: http://sumerak.com/

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/sumerakfanpage/

Twitter: @WTForceshow

Website: Whattheforce.ca

Our Intro and Exit Music is Mars from The Planets by Gustav Holst 1914-1916 (Public Domain). Performed by the United States Air Force Heritage of America Band Recorded 1998. This file is a work of a U.S. Air Force Airman or employee, taken or made as part of that person’s official duties. As a work of the U.S. federal government, the image or file is in the public domain. http://www.heritageofamericaband.af.mil/recordings/frontiers.asp