Image of the Fendahl
by Alan Stevens
Analysing the true nature of Chris Boucher's most sinister creation-- and where the Doctor went wrong...
With politics, sex, science and regime change in the Far East, this is a story which should make anyone sit up and take notice.
The Curse of Fenric
by Fiona Moore and Alan Stevens
An analysis of Ian Briggs' postmodern tale of evil, faith and family relationships, which may well be the Seventh Doctor's finest hour.
Rain Man: An Analysis of
"The Aztecs" by Fiona Moore
A professional anthropologist's take on the Doctor Who story "The Aztecs". What does the Doctor really mean when he says "you can't change history"? Is Barbara a crusader or a selfish, willful egotist? And what do transvestites have to do with anything?
Shaft! An Analysis of
"Inferno" by Fiona Moore and
Is free will an illusion? Was Don Houghton a feminist? And is Sergeant Benton really just a ruthless thug under it all?
The Caves of Androzani:
An Analysis by Fiona Moore and
A no-holds-barred analysis of Robert Holmes' Gothic/Orwellian masterpiece, analysing themes of terrorism, Machiavellian business practices and sexual obsession in light of the politics of the new millennium.
The Daleks' Master
Plan: An Analysis by Alan
Stevens and Fiona Moore
A lavishly illustrated article examining the recently-rereleased 1960s Doctor Who story. Is this Blake's 7 precursor just an enjoyable Flash Gordon romp-- or is it a complex, edge-of-the-seat tale of Fascism, greed and human nature?
An illustrated review of the original Kaldor City story, "The Robots of Death", exploring the reasons behind its success and in particular the complex psychology of the mad genius Taren Capel.