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Musical Legacies

With Good Reason - December 01, 2022 18:32 - 52 minutes ★★★★★ - 36 ratings
A.D. Carson’s new album, “iv: talking with ghosts,” was written under the heaviness of covid lockdown, the deaths of close friends and family, and the worldwide protests addressing the deaths of Black people at the hands of police. Carson shares the deeply personal place this album comes from and...

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Ego - It's Not Easy! | #105

ThyGap Podcast - December 01, 2022 17:30 - 46 minutes
Instagram: @_ThyGap  Twitter: @ThyGap  Vero: @ThyGap Email: [email protected] Ego death services, at your doorstep! Listen now, in the next two minutes and you can Subscribe, and Share! for FREE!

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Pyramids of Skulls

Celebrate Poe - December 01, 2022 06:00 - 34 minutes ★★★★★ - 4 ratings
  Episode 141 - Pyramids of Skulls This episode begins with an apology for the lateness of this episode because of a medical bill snafu that was all consuming.  The main part of Pyramids of Skulls is an imaginary interview with the ghost of the historical Tammerlane - highlighting his ruthless...

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We revel in the beginning of Season 2 of Sort Of | Episode 354

Pop This! - November 30, 2022 17:30 - 55 minutes ★★★★★ - 20 ratings
Summary:   "I want that uncomplicated, Rachel McAdams love.” We've started watching Season 2 of Sort Of and discover it's like putting on your favourite wool sweater. Also discussed: a beautiful Brooklyn wedding, Flamingo Rampant, and Andrea Warner's plans for her new storage locker.    ...

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Feet of Clay by Terry Pratchett

Fiction Fans: We Read Books and Other Words Too - November 30, 2022 15:00 - 44 minutes ★★★★★ - 14 ratings
Your hosts let the spoilers fly in their discussion of “Feet of Clay” by Terry Pratchett (although they avoid the main mystery so it’s not actually that spoilery, overall). They consider Vimes’s character flaws and how he still manages to be a sympathetic character, debate some of the cruder poi...

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Get Lit Episode 191: Anton Chekhov

Get Lit Podcast - November 30, 2022 04:00 - 37 minutes ★★★★★ - 29 ratings
We're off to the theater this week, featuring Russian playwright and short story author, Anton Chekhov, MD! We dive into the backstory of this masterful comedic writer, take a short stop east of Siberia, and learn more about the nuances of acting and 19th century theater! 

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Peter Kalu - One Drop

In the Reading Corner - November 29, 2022 15:00 - 29 minutes ★★★★ - 2 ratings
Peter Kalu is a poet, fiction writer and playwright. He was a member of  Manchester, UK’s Moss Side Write black writers workshop and has had nine novels, two film scripts and three theatre plays produced to date.   With writers Melvin Burgess and Tariq Mahmood, Peter has written one story in wh...

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Cats in Japanese Literature

Read Japanese Literature - November 28, 2022 19:00 - 42 minutes ★★★★★ - 3 ratings
Today, we’re going to look at cats in Japanese literature. We’ll start with the history of cats in Japan. We’ll move on to cats in Japanese folklore and fiction, including the work of Haruki Murakami. And finally we’ll end with a discussion of our readers' choice, “The Town of Cats” by Sakuta...

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Kandace Chimbiri - The Story of Britain's Black Airmen

In the Reading Corner - November 28, 2022 17:00 - 26 minutes ★★★★ - 2 ratings
Kandace Chimbiri (writing as K.N. Chimbiri) started as a self-published author. She didn’t grow up wanting to be a writer. However, she was greatly disturbed by the lack of diversity in children’s books, particularly in Black history.  In 2009, Kandace set up her own one-woman publishing house ...

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90 - Books Are My People with Tracy Dawson

Books Are My People - November 28, 2022 12:00 - 32 minutes ★★★★★ - 51 ratings
Books Are My People – Episode 90 This week, I welcome author and actor Tracy Dawson, author of Let Me Be Frank: A Book about Women Who Dressed Like Men to Do Shit They Weren’t Supposed to Do.  Books Recommended: Let Me Be Frank: A Book about Women Who Dressed Like Men to Do Shit They Weren’t S...

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125 3rd Annual Kids/YA Gift Giving Guide

Best Book Ever Podcast - November 28, 2022 10:00 - 1 hour
It’s time for my favorite episode of the year – our Annual Kids/YA Gift Giving Guide. I asked a group of young people, ages 8-19, to tell me about their favorite book. As always, their answers were as smart, funny, interesting, and diverse as the kids themselves. I love talking to young people a...

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Malcolm Duffy - Read Between the Lies

In the Reading Corner - November 27, 2022 20:00 - 28 minutes ★★★★ - 2 ratings
Newcastle-born author, Malcolm Duffy, has a background in advertising.  And has won numerous awards for copy, press, TV and radio. He worked for Comic Relief as Creative Director where he created campaigns for Red Nose Day and Sport Relief. He has written three novels for young people.  His deb...

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Indigenous Voice at BookFest / Festival du Livre Windsor 2022

All Write in Sin City - November 27, 2022 16:00 - 59 minutes ★★★★★ - 2 ratings
This live event was recorded on October 15, 2022 at the Chimczuk Museum in Windsor, Ontario as part of the BookFest / Festival du Livre Windsor 2022 literary festival. You will hear a conversation with moderator Gord Grisenthwaite and Louse Bernice Halfe Skydancer, Carol Rose GoldenEagle, Josep...

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Greg Jenner - You Are History

In the Reading Corner - November 27, 2022 15:00 - 33 minutes ★★★★ - 2 ratings
Greg Jenner is a public historian specialising in public engagement. He's an author and award-winning podcaster. His smash hit podcast 'You're Dead to Me' pairs up top comedians with top historians to deliver funny, fascinating summaries of the most interesting subjects from global history. He...

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#58 - The White House Party Crashers

Bittersweet Infamy - November 27, 2022 08:00 - 1 hour ★★★★★ - 24 ratings
Taylor tells Josie about uninvited guests Tareq and Michaele Salahi, and the Real Housewives storyline that ended in a congressional hearing. Plus: all the latest on the former Princess of Norway and her spirit hacking reptilian shaman fiancé.

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QUOTOMANIA 360: Rainer Maria Rilke

Quotomania - November 26, 2022 16:00 - 3 minutes ★★★★★ - 4 ratings
Subscribe to Quotomania on Simplecast or search for Quotomania on your favorite podcast app! On December 4, 1875, Rainer Maria Rilke was born in Prague. His parents placed him in military school with the desire that he become an officer—a position Rilke was not inclined to hold. With the help o...

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#56: Why is Chuck boycotting World Cup 2022?

What's Eating Chuck? A Podcast with His #1 Phan - November 25, 2022 20:00 - 51 minutes
There's no simple way to put it: Chuck is a football ("soccer") fan, so much so that he got his #1 Phan to become one, too. This year's World Cup in Qatar, however, has left them both with a uncomfortable feeling, even pushing them to the point of refusing to engage beyond the bare minimum of hi...

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QUOTOMANIA 359: James Baldwin and Richard Avedon

Quotomania - November 25, 2022 16:00 - 3 minutes ★★★★★ - 4 ratings
Subscribe to Quotomania on Simplecast or search for Quotomania on your favorite podcast app! James Baldwin — the grandson of a slave — was born in Harlem in 1924. The oldest of nine children, he grew up in poverty, developing a troubled relationship with his strict, religious stepfather. In 194...

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Seasonal Scents

Thaddeus Ellenburg's Casual Friday - November 25, 2022 08:00 - 8 minutes ★★★★★ - 68 ratings
A cold-call recording for a candle and fragrance company plays out. Written and Read by Thaddeus Ellenburg. Produced by Thaddeus Ellenburg. Intro and Outro by Nicole Calasich. Artwork by Adrienne Lobl. See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at htt...

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078 - Durin’s Day

Amon Sûl - November 25, 2022 06:01 - 2 hours ★★★★★ - 199 ratings
Pop culture columnist and fantasy fiction writer Elizabeth Dresdow joins the podcast to discuss chapter 11 of The Hobbit, “On the Doorstep.” She shares her thoughts on “The Rings of Power” and its reception and explores with Fr. Andrew why the Dwarves can’t seem to remember that they have a key....

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Quitting - It's Not Easy! | #104

ThyGap Podcast - November 24, 2022 22:30 - 29 minutes
Instagram: @_ThyGap  Twitter: @ThyGap  Vero: @ThyGap Email: [email protected] . What's common between teenage girls & South Africa? They know how to quit the long way out.  Subscribe, and Share!

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QUOTOMANIA 358: W. S. Merwin

Quotomania - November 24, 2022 16:00 - 3 minutes ★★★★★ - 4 ratings
Subscribe to Quotomania on Simplecast or search for Quotomania on your favorite podcast app! Appointed United States Poet Laureate by the Library of Congress in 2010, William Stanley Merwin had a career that spanned seven decades. A poet, translator, gardener and environmental activist, Merwin ...

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REPLAY Food Is Family

With Good Reason - November 24, 2022 13:25 - 52 minutes ★★★★★ - 36 ratings
The Philippines takes Christmas to another level. From September to December, the island-country celebrates the longest Christmas season in the world. Ken Garcia Olaes and his parents bake some Bibingka, a filipino-style cake, and share fond memories of Christmas time in the Philippines. And: Er...

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Episode 368 – The Berenstain Bears Meet Bigpaw (2022)

Deep In Bear Country - A Berenstain Bearcast - November 24, 2022 09:50 ★★★★★ - 73 ratings
You might think you’ve heard this story before, but… well, you have. But you’ve never seen it like this! 2022 brings us a whole new edition of “The Berenstain Bears Meet Bigpaw” featuring previously unpublished art by Stan and Jan Berenstain. It’s pretty cool.

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Stargirl (2020)

Pizza Toast – A YA Books and Media Podcast - November 23, 2022 22:07
After the euphoric highs of our “Stargirl” discussion, let’s transition into the drastic lows of our “Stargirl” discussion as Christy and Phil attempt to say something, anything, nice about the Disney+ adaptation of “Stargirl” from 2020.

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The Little Alkosh's Log

Skyrim Book Club - November 23, 2022 21:00 - 1 minute ★★★★★ - 134 ratings
An audio book archive of all the literature and lore available in Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim.

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Troll Socialization Research Notes

Skyrim Book Club - November 23, 2022 20:00 - 47 seconds ★★★★★ - 134 ratings
An audio book archive of all the literature and lore available in Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim.

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Monsterf*cking feat. Dan Fitzgerald

Fiction Fans: We Read Books and Other Words Too - November 23, 2022 18:00 - 1 hour ★★★★★ - 14 ratings
Your hosts are serious adults, which means that of course they have to celebrate episode 69 (lol) of Fiction Fans by having author Dan Fitzgerald on to talk about some good old fashioned monster fucking. What makes monsterfucking different from monsters fucking? What kinds of monsters count? Cou...

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Are we too sympathetic to the Garveys in Bad Sisters? | Episode 353

Pop This! - November 23, 2022 17:30 - 59 minutes ★★★★★ - 20 ratings
Summary:   "Having feelings is not the problem." This week we talk about the Irish black comedy Bad Sisters and Lisa gives us a little insight from her therapist. Also discussed: The English, Alice Darling, and low hemoglobin.      Show notes:   Clan (TV)   Dead Still (TV)   ...

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The Sign of Scorpio and Another Tale of Trouble | Podcast

Nightshade Diary - November 23, 2022 16:00 ★★★★ - 5 ratings
Sometimes there's nothing deadlier than love. | Narrator and Producer MP Pellicer sign_of_scorpio_podcast.mp3File Size: 40922 kbFile Type: mp3Download File [...]