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Lattes With Leia

Jan 22, 2019

You may hear the term self-care used frequently, but what does it actually mean? How can it be paired with a fandom such as Star Wars? We discuss how self-care and Star Wars can overlap on the newest Lattes with Leia, which characters are examples for mindfulness, and how our listeners practice self-care with the galaxy...


Dec 29, 2018

2018 is over. We look back at the year in terms of Star Wars and discuss our favorite releases, announcements, and meaningful moments.

Stuff we mention on the show:
Star Wars Icons: Han Solo

Her Universe lightsaber lip collection

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What are your...


Nov 23, 2018

What are the effects of negativity and toxicity in fandom? How can we support each other and be good allies? We dive into the topic on the newest Lattes with Leia and look at studies, Kelly Marie Tran's essay, and more.

Stuff we mention on the show:
Loungefly's The Phantom Menace design
Kelly Marie Tran's comments


Oct 30, 2018

It's October, and it's a time for all things spooky. Since we have Halloween on our minds, this month's Lattes with Leia is about fear in Star Wars. Was Yoda right about fear leading to anger, hate, and suffering? Is fear healthy? We also discuss scenes in Star Wars that scared us and why.

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Oct 3, 2018

 

The making of Star Wars is sometimes just as interesting as the films themselves. On the newest Lattes with Leia, we dive into a stack of Star Wars books and share random information we learn about things like what went into making the wampa's scream, how popular Darth Vader's mask was as a costume accessory in the...