Faculti

by Faculti

Listen to author-interview podcasts, covering 80+ subjects, disciplines, and genres. From medicine to architecture, education to finance and much more.  

Podcast episodes

  • What is Spatial History?

    What is Spatial History?

    Riccardo Bavaj introduces and discusses spatial history through the lens of the different primary sources that historians use

    17:26
  • Thebes: The Forgotten City of Ancient Greece

    Thebes: The Forgotten City of Ancient Greece

    Paul Cartledge discusses the differences and the interconnections between the Thebes of myth and the Thebes of history.

    09:59
  • Sounds of Liberty: Music, radicalism and reform in the Anglophone world

    Sounds of Liberty: Music, radicalism and reform in the Anglophone world

    Throughout the long nineteenth-century the sounds of liberty resonated across the Anglophone world. Focusing on radicals and reformers committed to the struggle for a better future, Paul Pickering explores the role of music in the...

    07:56
  • Let the People Rule: How Direct Democracy Can Meet the Populist Challenge

    Let the People Rule: How Direct Democracy Can Meet the Populist Challenge

    Over the past century, while democratic governments have become more efficient, they have also become more disconnected from the people they purport to represent. John Matsusaka discusses how direct democracy can bring policies ba...

    12:39
  • Savage Tales: The Writings of Paul Gauguin

    Savage Tales: The Writings of Paul Gauguin

    As a French artist who lived in Polynesia, Paul Gauguin (1848–1903) occupies a crucial position in histories of European primitivism. Linda Goddard discusses his wide-ranging literary output, which included journalism, travel writ...

    12:28