Author: Victoria Wright

Victoria is a lifelong Star Trek fan and a Las Vegas local born and raised. She is married, loves big dogs, punk rock, hippie music, and collecting sci-fi memorabilia from yard sales.

About Victoria Wright

has published 6 posts

Victoria is a lifelong Star Trek fan and a Las Vegas local born and raised. She is married, loves big dogs, punk rock, hippie music, and collecting sci-fi memorabilia from yard sales.

Trekette: Day of the Dove

Ah, the American late 1960’s. Such an exciting time, full of conflict, protests for peace, arms races, and liberalizations of sexual mores- I am sorry I missed it, and not just for all the free love, concerts and drugs. It was an especially interesting time for women. We...

Trekette: What (Some) Women Want

What do women want? It is a question which has inspired endless human art and literature. The original series of Star Trek, however, seems to have the answer. Women want an alpha male to tell them that they’re PRETTY! Ah, our ultimate goal. Of course, this is not...

Trekette: In the Body of a Woman

In this week’s installment of Trekette, we’re going to take a look at The Original Series episode, “Turnabout Intruder.” The 79th and final episode of the series ventures into new territory: an admission by Kirk of the sexism that Lester had faced in Starfleet Academy. Dr. Lester attributes...

Trekette: That Unit Is A Woman

Imagine you’re Uhura, the ultimate Federation female. You’re a Lieutenant of the Federation, smart and confident enough to play with the big boys. You are an integral part of the crew, you speak multiple languages, and you look GOOD. You’re the only woman on the bridge who isn’t...