Voyager and sat back to join Captain Kathryn Janeway as her ship is pulled across the galaxy to face a seventy-five-year journey home. I first watched the cult sci-fi series ten years ago in my flat in Spitalfields, feeding box set discs into my DVD player one after another. But the year I first watched Voyager is a lost year for me, because I spent it in a cloud of depression. Can we ever truly forget something we used to know? The return of a memory can be an almost physical experience, like squinting against the sun or struggling to make something out at a great distance. What does it mean to be human?
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Captain Janeway: Is there something wrong? I wanted to talk to you about Lieutenant Paris. His attitude lately has been less than professional. I've noticed. I know crew discipline's my responsibility, but in this case I thought I should let you get involved before I took any action.
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Bujold, whose experience was mainly in feature films, was unprepared for the schedule demanded by the television series, was unwilling to do news interviews, and dropped out on the second day of filming for the pilot episode " Caretaker ". She suggested that the name to be changed to "Kathryn", to which the producers agreed. Phoebe never chose to join Starfleet and stayed close to home with her mother, Gretchen Janeway. Kathryn Janeway was very close to her father, who taught her to look at the universe with a scientist's eye and she was devastated at his death. Their first mission is to locate and capture a Maquis vessel last seen in the area of space known as the Badlands.
Although there had been a few female captains shown in the series she was the first one to star in her own series. It was a ground-breaking decision at the time and is still a landmark television event. But oddly, being a woman meant there were some bizarre, strange and unusual decisions made about her hair and uniform. We've already talked about how other women of Star Trek have faced uphill battles about their costumes. Troi almost had four breasts.