The LOAF Podcast

by LOAF

Hello, fellow loaf enthusiasts; welcome to The LOAF Podcast. We are two Oxford University students who seek to broaden perspectives by interviewing guests from different fields, industries and disciplines. Join us every Saturday at 4 pm!

Podcast episodes

  • Season 5

  • LOAF S. 5 Ep. 3 - Simon Critchley

    LOAF S. 5 Ep. 3 - Simon Critchley

    An Oxford University Podcast. This week we welcome Simon Critchley, an English philosopher renowned for his work in political philosophy, ethics, and aesthetics, who challenges traditional notions by arguing that philosophy begins in disappointment. In this episode we discuss: the philosophy of humour and its ability to challenge social norms, the absurdity of football fandom, and death itself. One of our most dense episodes to date, Critchley explores a vast range of issues, elucidating the human experience with nuance and wit.

  • LOAF S. 5 Ep. 2 - Lindsey Vonn

    LOAF S. 5 Ep. 2 - Lindsey Vonn

    An Oxford University Podcast. Join us with Lindsey Vonn, the most celebrated female skier of all time. Discover her early dreams, the highs and lows of professional sports, and her candid insights on overcoming obstacles, both on the slopes and in life. In this episode, Lindsey opens up about mental health, the evolution of skiing, and her mission to empower women in sports.

  • LOAF S. 5 Ep. 1 - Robert Wright

    LOAF S. 5 Ep. 1 - Robert Wright

    An Oxford University Podcast. Join us with Robert Wright, an expert in evolutionary psychology and AI, as we explore human evolution, the impact of artificial intelligence, and the power of mindfulness. Discover Wright's insights on how these forces intertwine to shape our future and the potential for a purpose-driven evolution.

  • Season 4

  • LOAF S. 4 Ep. 8 - Dr Joe Dispenza

    LOAF S. 4 Ep. 8 - Dr Joe Dispenza

    An Oxford University Podcast. This episode features Dr. Joe Dispenza, a neuroscience expert, researcher, and bestselling author, known for his work linking science and spirituality. We delve into his intriguing insights on how our thoughts and emotions can dramatically affect our physical health and reality. Join us as we explore the science behind spontaneous healing, the potential of the human mind, and more!

  • LOAF S. 4 Ep. 7 - Anna Lapwood

    LOAF S. 4 Ep. 7 - Anna Lapwood

    An Oxford University Podcast. Anna Lapwood is a professional organist and TikTok sensation, who popularised the #playlikeagirl movement, seeking to improve access for and attitudes to women and girls in the music world. We talk to her about this movement, her charity work in Zambia, making classical music modern and fashionable, and much more!