Doctor Who’s Doctrine, Part 2: Genre Roots

Before “Doctor Who” officially turns 50 this November, Christ and Pop Culture will spend 12 weeks delving deep into the science-fiction series phenomenon. You can find part 1 in our series Royce HuntThe British sci-fi series Doctor Who returned to television in 2005, finding thousands of new fans. But my love for the Doctor’s stories goes further back in time.In the 1970s I enjoyed a host of new and syndicated science-fiction programs, cheering on the feats of The Six Millio … [Read more...]