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Desi Geek Girls

Swapna Krishna and Preeti Chhibber, two Indian lady nerds, talk geek pop culture, a lot of Star Wars, and some Bollywood thrown in for good measure.

Aug 29, 2018

Star Wars Resistance is just around the corner, Captain Picard is getting his own Star Trek show, and Asian representation is finally getting some notice on the big and small screen! 

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Star Wars Clone Wars episode recs:


Jul 5, 2018

In this smorgasboard of an episode, we talk about the things that have been amusing us over the past month.

Topics include: personal news, Idris Elba, Priyanka Chopra's memoir, SDCC, Star Trek: Discovery, Spider-Man: Into the Spider-verse, Ocean's 8, Megan Whalen Turner, The Hate U Give, Starless by Jacqueline Carey,...


May 27, 2018

In this episode, Swapna and Preeti talk about Brooklyn 99, The Good Place, Solo: A Star Wars Story, Ms. Marvel, and more.

Brooklyn Nine-Nine and The Good Place: 15:14

Solo (no spoilers): 37:20

Solo (spoilers): 40:50

 


May 23, 2018

Sendhil Ramamurthy joins hosts Swapna Krishna and Preeti Chhibber to talk about his role on the new show Reverie, being one of the first South Asian actors we loved, and the thing he loves as much as Desi Geek Girls loves Star Wars. Catch the first episode of Reverie on NBC on May 30, 10 PM ET/9 PM CT.

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Apr 28, 2018

In this episode, Swapna and Preeti talk about Avengers: Infinity War, Star Wars: Resistance, Hank Azaria's response to the Apu documentary, the Crazy Rich Asians trailer, unisex miniskirts on Star Trek, and more.

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Star Wars: Resistance (16min15sec)

Infinity War (with spoilers) (26min38sec)

Infinity War...