Joss Whedon's Names

  • by Valerie Estelle Frankel
  • Narrated by Stephen Paul Aulridge Jr
  • 5 hrs and 14 mins
  • Unabridged Audiobook

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Doctor Horrible, Jayne Cobb, Oz, Fitz-Simmons, Echo, Pike, Saffron, Kaywinnet, the Groosalugg, Skip, Satsu, Dana Polk, Perfect Jheung, Icarus, the Siphon, Edna Giles, Dandelion Naizen, and especially Buffy the Vampire Slayer. With Whedon's superhero names, goddess names, flower names, saint's names, and dozens of British names, he's filling his world with references from Shakespeare to manga, delighting fans who look closer. Which names repeat the most? Which characters have secret links? Examining Whedon's naming through his five shows, plus his movie scripts and dozens of comics, reveals fascinating patterns for his dedicated followers.

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Book Details

  • Release Date: 14-06-2016
  • Publisher: Valerie Estelle Frankel