A 1977 poster for the re-release of "Star Wars."

A 1977 poster for the re-release of "Star Wars."

The new Star Wars movie, “The Force Awakens” is upon us. To provide a primer for both new and longtime fans, Kojo explores the depth of the past movies and the relevance of the new ones.


  • Alexandra Petri Columnist, Washington Post; Author, "The Field Guide To Awkward Silences"
  • Andrew Aydin Digital Director and Policy Advisor to Rep. John Lewis; Co-Author, "March"; @andrewaydin
  • Bria LaVorgna Staff writer, Tosche Station


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