Faculti

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Education

Podcast episodes

  • 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.

    Jul 26 2021
    Jul 26 2021
    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...

    Jul 24 2021
    Jul 24 2021
    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...

    Jul 10 2021
    Jul 10 2021
    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...

    May 18 2021
    May 18 2021
    12:28
  • James and His Striped Velvet Pantaloons

    James and His Striped Velvet Pantaloons

    The striped velvet pantaloons of James, an enslaved man in the South Carolina upcountry, might not seem like an important legal artifact, but they are. Laura F. Edwards discusses how the legalities of textiles recast our understan...

    Feb 28 2021
    Feb 28 2021
    23:44