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Episode 23: Shashank Avvaru


Episode 23: Shashank Avvaru

Photo of city in India

In this episode we speak with Shashank Avvaru. He will talk about growing up in India as a Star Trek fan and how his very existence is due to Star Trek.

Shashank in his Starfleet gold uniform!

Episode Topics

Episodes Discussed

  • Star Trek (2009)
  • Where No One has Gone Before (TNG S1E06)
  • Let That Be Your Last Battlefield (TOS S3E15)
  • Best of Both Worlds (TNG S3E26 and S4E01)
  • In the Pale Moonlight (DS9 S6E19)
  • Star Trek Into Darkness (2013)
  • The City on the Edge of Forever (TOS S1E28)
  • Face of the Enemy (TNG S6E14)
  • The Sword of Kahless (DS9 S4E09)
  • The House of Quark (DS9 S3E03)


Find Shashank and connect with him on Twitter at @gutter_hero

Honorary Star Trek title awarded: Holodeck fiction writer for the Tellarite Academy of Dramatic Arts

Photos courtesy of Shashank Avvaru

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