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Hello everyone! I'll be featuring on a podcast hosted by our very own user Wschantz. We'll be primarily discussing the BBC TV series and fans' reactions to this new adaptation of our beloved book series.
I'll definitely be drawing on a lot of opinions from the episode discussions we've been having here, but if there's anything in particular that you would like to be discussed/pointed out, please post in this thread and let me know!
In the meantime, please check out the 50+ podcast episodes he has discussing the first two books in the series, and more:
For anyone interested in listening to the upcoming episode, be warned that there will be spoilers on how the TV adaptation so far connects to the original trilogy, and about everything that might happen in the future.
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I did not notice any phones, radios, speakers or anything similar in Lyras world. Can anyone confirm this?
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Dear fellow His Dark Materials Fans
I am a Research Fellow at the Open University currently working on a chapter for an academic book for Edinburgh University Press on reader and viewer reactions to BBC HBO His Dark Materials season 1. I would love to include as many views as possible so please complete my online survey - it should take less than 10 minutes
Thanks for your help
Dr Amanda Potter
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This is a continue from a reddit post i was reading, I recommend to read this as it has a good insight in other perspectives. https://www.reddit.com/r/hisdarkmaterials/comments/bsi3jr/why_do_you_think_mrs_coulter_and_her_daemon/
DO NOT READ IF YOU HAVE NOT READ 'THE SECRET COMMONWEALTH'
Basically taking the information from the His Dark Matierals Trilogy where it mentions how Marisa has travelled different places, seeing the zombi, and learning of Intercession. Following the point that she and her daemon aren't close, it could come from 'the betrayal' (where they split by their wishes). This would make sense and explain why she does not talk to him when they are alone and the glimpses of seeing them separated in the book
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I just finished reading the Amber spyglass and I found Will and Lyra’s permanent separation extremely poignant. I was wondering how you people feel about Pullman’s decision to keep them in their respective worlds. Furthermore, can Æsahættr kill spectres because if it can surely Will could just kill any spectres formed through the creation of a window.
Episode 8: betrayal...
Honestly, it wasn’t a great episode but I did love the part where Lyra travels between worlds...
Not a great episode tho painful to say but my opinion says the episode could of gone better