NOTE – THE WEEKLY CHAT IS NOT THE PLACE TO DISCUSS SPECTRE SPOILERS! If you want to squee about Spectre there is a dedicated post that can be found in the sidebar links that will house all the chat, squee and excitement about Spectre. THE WEEKLY CHAT IS FREE OF SPECTRE SPOILERS.
A new Friday means a new Weekly Chat! Don’t forget that the weekly chat is open until Friday of next week.
Anon commenting is on
so you don’t need an account to join in the fun! If you are using anon comments, if you could put your name/handle in the subject line/body of the comments that would be fab (just so everyone knows who they are talking to!)Weekly Recs
It’s time again for you to give your weekly recs! This week we’re looking for your favourite fics/art you’ve seen over the past week and
those fics/art that fit into the genre of the week!
This week the genre of fanwork recs we’re looking for is: New face.
This week we're looking for writers and artists, those people who have just joined the 00q fandom, or those people you've just discovered!When reccing fic/art, please can you make a separate comment with ‘Week Rec’ in the subject title.
If you’re commenting anon, then just put your handle in brackets after the ‘Weekly Rec’ bit - eg Weekly Rec (Eve). This just helps your friendly mod hunt down all your links and put them into the weekly rec post!Spectre Prompt Fest!
Even though Spectre has been officially released in the UK, and is starting to make its way through the cinemas across the globe, the MI6 prompt bingo table continues! You can write/draw/create anything of your choice in response to the prompt, and you can post fills for any
of the revealed prompt!
Here is the prompt table in all of its glorious entirety:
||Love doesn’t solve everything
||Health and Safety
|Never say Never
||“Make me disappear”
||The past has come back to haunt me
||“I was taking some overdue holiday”
||“I won’t give up on you”
|“Give me tea or bad things will happen”
You can post your fills anywhere you like – tumblr, in the comments section of the weekly chat, to your own LJ! Feel free to link your fills in the chat, and don’t forget to tag your prompt fills
so everyone can share the 00Q love!
There is now an A03 collection that you can post your fills to! See the link in the sidebar for more informationMI6 Café Book + Film Club
Our next book for book club is Diamonds are Forever, which you can find resources for in the links on the sidebar. The next Book Club to discuss this book will be held on November 14th.
In film club will be watching Goldfinger
on November 7.
Please see the schedules for more information on times!This week’s questions
1. Crossdressing: Has Bond or Q ever worn high-heeled shoes? Why? What about other “female” clothing?
2. How much experience do Bond and Q have with make-up?
3. Masculinity: What are some experiences Bond and Q have had that made them strongly aware of their gender and the societal expectations surrounding it?
As always, you can always add your own questions!!