Live By the Code.
In his Rise of the Federation series, Christopher L. Bennett has
attempted an ambitious project: telling the story of the early days
of the Federation, and showing how we got from there to here (to
coin a phrase). Brain-sucking computers, smooth-headed Klingons,
and interplanetary bigotry and conflict are just a few of the
challenges that the young United Federation of Planets faces during
this turbulent time.
In this episode of Literary Treks hosts Matthew Rushing and Dan
Gunther are joined by Bruce Gibson to talk about Live By the Code.
We discuss the interesting series, the greater good, Trip’s soul
and Section 31, Klingon connections, interference, fanatical
racism, a full plate, the problem of dependency and our
In our news segment we discuss the latest comic in the Legacy of
Spock series, Ongoing #56.
Ongoing #56 (00:01:48)
Feature: Live By the Code
Continuing Enterprise (00:08:19)
Interesting Stories (00:10:11)
The Greater Good (00:11:19)
Trip’s Soul and Section 31 (00:17:31)
Klingon Connection (00:21:45)
Fanatical Racism (00:41:15)
A Full Plate (00:48:21)
The Problem of Dependency (00:53:02)
Final Thoughts (01:03:38)
Matthew Rushing and Dan Gunther
Matthew Rushing (Editor and Producer) Norman C. Lao (Executive
Producer) C Bryan Jones (Executive Producer) Charlynn Schmiedt
(Executive Producer) Matthew Rushing (Executive Producer) Richard
Marquez (Production Manager) Will Nguyen (Content Manager) Ken
Tripp (Associate Producer) Will Nguyen (Associate Producer)
Brandon-Shea Mutala (Associate Producer) Bruce Gibson (Associate