Best 20thcentury podcasts we could find (Updated January 2018)
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The Myth Of The 20th Century
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Statecraft For American Restoration
 
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Podcast of 20th Century China
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Podcast of 20th Century China by bbcchinese.com gives you the most vivid accounts of witnesses and historians on China's 20th century history.
 
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The Myth Of The 20th Century
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Statecraft For American Restoration
 
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19th & 20th Century Philosophy
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Black Experience in America, 18th-20th Century, Vol. 1, The by VARIOUS
 
This is not the copyrighted work by Norman Coombs currently on Project Gutenberg but a collection of non-fiction, fiction, poetry, drama, and speeches found on Project Gutenberg that are by or about African Americans. Subjects range from late 18th Century epistolary conversations between black Baptist preachers to 1930s testimony by ex-slaves. (Summary by BellonaTimes)
 
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20th Century Geek
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Whether by myself or with one of my friends, each episode I will look at some aspect of pop culture in the 20th Century. This may be looking at the history involved or just reviewing a film, comic or book was important or we just like.
 
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Following 20th Century Fox
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Chris Maynard host of the following films podacst is joined by Micahael Troyan to discuss The history of 20th Century Fox. Michael holds a Masters in Library Science, and has worked as an archivist at the Walt Disney and Warner Bros. studios, as well as a consultant and film historian elsewhere. He is the author of MGM Hollywoods Greatest Backlot and numerous other books about film. His latest book Twentieth Century Fox: A Century of Entertainment will be availible Oct 1 2016 In other words ...
 
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Rediscovering the 20th Century
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A rough guide to beautiful, abrasive and overlooked masterpieces.
 
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Podcast of 20th Century China
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Podcast of 20th Century China by bbcchinese.com gives you the most vivid accounts of witnesses and historians on China's 20th century history.
 
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Podcast of 20th Century China
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Podcast of 20th Century China by bbcchinese.com gives you the most vivid accounts of witnesses and historians on China's 20th century history.
 
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Renoir in the 20th century - Italian
 
This exceptional exhibition invites you to rediscover Renoir's "last manner", requesting the view that the artists of the first half of the twentieth century had on this master of the nineteenth century who was their contemporary. The exhibition gathers a hundred paintings, drawings and sculptures by Renoir, from public and private collections around the world, sometimes facing with artworks by Picasso, Matisse, Bonnard and Maillol, showing Renoir's posterity.
 
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Renoir in the 20th century - English
 
This exceptional exhibition invites you to rediscover Renoir's "last manner", requesting the view that the artists of the first half of the twentieth century had on this master of the nineteenth century who was their contemporary. The exhibition gathers a hundred paintings, drawings and sculptures by Renoir, from public and private collections around the world, sometimes facing with artworks by Picasso, Matisse, Bonnard and Maillol, showing Renoir's posterity.
 
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GLOBALE: Tribunal – A Trial Against the Transgressions of the 20th Century
 
The GLOBALE begins with a tribunal at which the 20th century will be tried for its transgressions and crimes against humanity, animals, and nature. Indictments will be sought for genocide such as the Holocaust, the exploitation of the Earth, and the extermination of the animal world by humans. With a conference, a panorama-screen installation, and a film program, the tribunal will present a critical review of the 20th century, a “century of extremes” (Eric Hobsbawm, 1994) and declining inhib ...
 
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Uncle Warren's 78 revolutions per minute
 
Once upon a time when a song was sung or a tree fell in the forest, the sound was lost forever except in the memories of those who had heard. Then came the magical machines that preserved the performances and other sounds on shellac discs that spun at 78 revolutions per minute. The host of the now legendary Uncle Warren's Attic podcast returns with a new series devoted to those magical discs
 
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Britain at Sea
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Admiral Lord West tells the story of the Royal Navy during the 20th century.
 
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The History of Iran Podcast
 
The History of Iran Podcast, a podcast dedicated to the History of Iran, broadly defined, from ca. 3000 BCE to the early 20th century.
 
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Sherlock Holmes Adventures
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Sherlock Holmes was fictional detective of the late 19th and early 20th centuries. A brilliant London-based detective, Holmes is famous for his prowess at using logic and astute observation to solve cases.oldtimeradiodvd.com
 
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DCMT - Duotang Chesterfield's Mystery Theatre
 
Duotang Chesterfield's Mystery Theatre is a twice-monthly comedic podcast following the case files of fictional detectives across the 20th century.
 
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What's Happening - Timepoint Ensemble
 
Timepoint Ensemble talks music, the group, performance, culture, and whatever else happens to come up. With a regular cast and a large variety of guests the group talks about the world in and around music, it's laid back, so grab a drink and join us.
 
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Luna Nova Music
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Live recordings by the Luna Nova Ensemble. Composers represented are Stravinsky, Bartok, Crumb, Messiaen, Villa-Lobos, Poulenc, Ravel, Debussy, Rochberg, Hindemith, Ligeti, Takemitsu, Ung, Alain, Robert Beaser, Ben-Amots, Britten, James Carlson, Andrew Drannon, Durufle, Harbison, Ives, Verlingieri, Lee Chie Tsang, Isaiah, Neal, Joomi Park, Robert Patterson, Craig Phillips, Villa-Lobos, Ferneyhough, Langlais, Ligeti, Jirasek, James Romig, Justin Henry Rubin, Rzewski, Xenakis, Ho-Man Tin, Geor ...
 
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Space
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Stories, opinion and debate from the final frontier – including a guide on how to live in space, 20th century legends and the stories of missions past and present.
 
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Inside the Box: The TV History Podcast
 
20th Century U.S. TV
 
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You Must Remember This
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You Must Remember This is a storytelling podcast exploring the secret and/or forgotten histories of Hollywood’s first century. It’s the brainchild and passion project of Karina Longworth (founder of Cinematical.com, former film critic for LA Weekly), who writes, narrates, records and edits each episode. It is a heavily-researched work of creative nonfiction: navigating through conflicting reports, mythology, and institutionalized spin, Karina tries to sort out what really happened behind the ...
 
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Cocaine & Rhinestones: The History of Country Music
 
The podcast about 20th Century Country Music and the lives of those who gave it to us.
 
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Explaining History (explaininghistory) (explaininghistory)
 
Twenty five minutes of 20th Century History for students and enthusiasts.
 
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Sherlock Holmes Adventures
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Sherlock Holmes was fictional detective of the late 19th and early 20th centuries. A brilliant London-based detective, Holmes is famous for his prowess at using logic and astute observation to solve cases.oldtimeradiodvd.com
 
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Hollywood & Crime
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Elizabeth Short was a star-struck young woman whose body was found completely severed at the waist in January 1947 in Los Angeles. She would be forever remembered as the Black Dahlia, and her murder remains one of the most infamous unsolved cases in the world to this day. But few people know that more than a dozen women died in similar circumstances in Los Angeles around the same time. In this ground-breaking serialized docu-drama, host Tracy Pattin investigates these sensational cases, unco ...
 
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Alan Watts Podcast
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Alan Watts is one of the most widely read philosophers of the 20th century. In addition to his 28 books, Alan Watts delivered hundreds of public lectures and seminars the recordings of which have been preserved in the archives of the Electronic University. Alan's eldest son Mark Watts has reviewed and cataloged these talks to prepare them for public broadcast. In 2005 Amber Star of Zencast.org created Alan Watts podcast to help disseminate these lectures to a new iPod listening generation . ...
 
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Martyn Lloyd-Jones Sermon Podcast
 
Martyn Lloyd-Jones was a Welsh Protestant minister, preacher and medical doctor who was influential in the Reformed wing of the British evangelical movement in the 20th century.
 
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Tom Eames presents Sounds of the 21st Century
 
An unofficial continuation of BBC Radio 2 and Trevor Dann's Company's audio time machine series Sounds of the 20th Century.
 
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Luna Nova New-Music Ensemble Videos
 
Videos by Luna Nova New-Music Ensemble. Composers represented are Messiaen and Takemitsu. See www.lunanova.org for more information.
 
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The Jack Benny Show
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The Jack Benny Program, starring Jack Benny, was a radio-TV comedy series which ran for more than three decades and is generally regarded as a high-water mark in 20th-century comedy. Jack Benny (February 14, 1894 in Chicago, Illinois “ December 26, 1974 in Beverly Hills, California), born Benjamin Kubelsky, was an American comedian, vaudeville performer, and radio, television, and film actor. He was one of the biggest stars in classic American radio and was also a major television personalit ...
 
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Incomparable Radio Theater
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Incomparable Radio Theater is a series of original radio shows that pays homage to classic mid-20th century radio while also giving a nod to modern pop culture. It’s produced by the people who bring you The Incomparable Podcast.
 
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The History of the Ottoman Empire
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I will be covering the history of the Ottomans, from their humble beginnings in the late 13th century until their fall in the early 20th century.
 
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Yara's Haunt
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Bi-weekly horror stories with an atmosphere inspired by early 20th century radio dramas
 
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Buddhism and Buddhists in China by Lewis Hodus
 
Buddhism and Buddhists in China is an anthropological text describing Buddhism as practiced in China at the beginning of the 20th Century. Interestingly, it also compares and contrasts Buddhism with Christianity with respect to or in response to missionary work.
 
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Music From 100 Years Ago
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Music from the early days of the 20th Century with comments.
 
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It's About Time
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From a jealous murder in the 1800s to the family rift that split some of the most famous sisters of the 20th century, the Pankhursts, join Sir Tony Robinson for a new podcast series that brings stories from the past, to life in the present. It’s About Time is brought to you by Ancestry.
 
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Sherlock Holmes Adventures
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Sherlock Holmes was fictional detective of the late 19th and early 20th centuries. A brilliant London-based detective, Holmes is famous for his prowess at using logic and astute observation to solve cases.oldtimeradiodvd.com
 
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Women Writers: Voices in Transition - for iPod/iPhone
 
In the last century which women writers have truly challenged the existing forms of literature? How did they make their voices heard using brand new techniques and styles? For centuries there have been women writers who have changed the face of literature, but we tend to talk of their lives and work in very certain terms. This series of video-slideshows reveals how writing and reputation are often forged in transition, uncertainty and change. In these 4 films we re-examine the lives, work an ...
 
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The American History Podcast
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A weekly show tracing American history and culture from its earliest origins to the 20th Century. Hosted by Sarah Tanksalvala.
 
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NSFW History Podcast
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The NSFW History Podcast is a bi-weekly show exploring the seamier side of history, from prehistoric porn to 20th-century nudist colonies, and everything in between.
 
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Explaining History
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Fifteen minutes of 20th Century History for students and enthusiasts.
 
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Old Time Radio Retro Hour
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The “Old Time Radio” retro hour brings the best of 1930s, ’40s, and ’50s entertainment to the Semiahmoo Peninsula. Old Time Radio presented by Hillcrest Bakery and Deli explores some of the best comedy, drama, adventure, mystery, and science fiction of the 20th Century.
 
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Go Ask Your Mother
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Jack Tomczak and Noah Rouen talk fatherhood in the 20th century. 21st Century? Oh, I'm sorry, Mister "I know what century it is," you probably don't have a two year old screaming nonsense at you while you're trying to work.
 
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How I Met Your Mother
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@HIMYMpodcast -- The official podcast of How I Met Your Mother, recorded at 20th Century Fox Studios in Los Angeles, CA. Interviews with the cast, guests, creators, and writers. New podcasts the day after a new episode on CBS (Mondays, 8/7c)
 
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Survivors' Tales of Famous Crimes by WOOD, Walter
 
In this anthology of true crime tales, editor Walter Wood interviews those who were touched by the crimes recounted, sometimes as an acquaintance of the deceased or criminal or in the course of their professional duties. This work provides a personal look at some of the most sensational crimes and scandals of late 19th and early 20th century Britain. (Summary by Nullifidian)
 
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37 American Poems by Various
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Here are 37 distinctively American poems, covering the mid-17th – early 20th Centuries, from Anne Bradstreet to Dorothy Parker’s sole PD work.
 
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KWUR Theater of the Air
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KWUR Theater of the Air is a weekly radio show on St. Louis' own 90.3 FM, featuring classic radio theater from the 20th century as well as new, original sketches by our talented radio theater team.
 
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Analysis of Mind, The by RUSSELL, Bertrand
 
A neat work on philosophy of mind by the 20th century analytic philosopher Bertrand Russell. (Summary by sidhu177)
 
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Drive around Hollywood neighborhoods and you can see buildings and structures that have been around since the development of the city. The art deco structure and their unique designs can almost tell stories of the golden era. Many of these structure were owned by major production companies, MGM, RKO, Warner, Paramount and 20th century Fox. Thei ...…
 
Duke Ellington was one of most important and prolific composers of the 20th Century, not to mention his prowess as an arranger, musician and bandleader. His legacy was continued and enhanced by his son Mercer. I was privileged to sit down for an extended interview with Mercer Ellington and obtained a very candid view of the father through his s ...…
 
Communism was the 20th century’s deadliest ideology, but it’s back in fashion among many Millennials and The New York Times’ opinion section. Daily Signal contributor, Jarrett Stepman, and White House correspondent, Fred Lucas, discuss the history of communism and how the consequences of this failed ideology were distorted in the past as well.…
 
It's one thing to read history in a book. It's a whole other thing to have lived it. Rabbi Sidney Shanken served as the rabbi of Temple Beth-El in Cranford from 1957 until 1980 and he took part in two of the biggest historic events of the 20th century; World War II and the civil rights movement. Shanken flew 54 combat missions over Europe as pa ...…
 
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A Show To Fascinate 55+ age Community
 
Meryl Streep Interview, The Post The Not Old Better Show, 'Movies for Adults' Interview Series After watching the new movie, The Post, from 20th Century Fox, starring Meryl Streep and Tom Hanks, I had a chance to interview Ms Streep, which we’ll get to in just a few minutes. First though, I want to share my review of the film, which I thought w ...…
 
Meryl Streep Interview, The Post The Not Old Better Show, 'Movies for Adults' Interview Series After watching the new movie, The Post, from 20th Century Fox, starring Meryl Streep and Tom Hanks, I had a chance to interview Ms Streep, which we’ll get to in just a few minutes. First though, I want to share my review of the film, which I thought w ...…
 
The old MemoryMania has become Be Nerd! This week, Jason, Liam and Bill discuss the Disney acquisition of 20th Century Fox and what it means for movies going forward! Follow on Twitter at @NewAgeInsiders, @LiamNAI, and @BillNevilleNAI. Collect. Obsesss. Be Nerd. #NAIPop
 
In my first full-length documentary, I review "A Government of Wolves: The Emerging American Police State" written by civil libertarian and Constitutional attorney John W. Whitehead. In doing so, I illustrate and explain the major themes in the book with video content and my own commentary. THIS IS A MUST-SEE. Please join the fight against this ...…
 
In this podcast, producer John McCracken talks with Jeff Berlin, who recounts his experiences meeting and playing with some of the most significant musicians of the 20th century. Part 1.
 
(Photo: 1940 Mercedes-Benz 770 [W150] used by Hitler, in the Canadian War Museum] “The Devil's Mercedes: The Bizarre and Disturbing Adventures of Hitler's Limousine in America,” by Robert Klara (1 of 2). Last month, a worn, rotary dial telephone once owned by Adolph Hitler sold for nearly $250,000 at a small auction house in Chesapeake City, Ma ...…
 
At the Women's Marches across the U.S. on January 21st, 2017, there were hundreds--maybe thousands--of women in their 60s, 70s, and 80s who held up signs that conveyed their frustration with still needing to fight for rights like birth control and abortion. This is a battle that has waged for so, so long. On this episode, Sarah and Elizabeth lo ...…
 
Padre Pio was a 20th-century friar, mystic, and priest. He was also famous for being a stigmatist - he bore the signs of stigmata or bleeding, thought to be given by God to represent Jesus' suffering...so, what does that mean? Padre Pio emphasized the importance of handing your troubles and woes over to God by the means of prayer, and his teach ...…
 
Barbera’s autograph on one of the first books I picked for myself as a childFor an American kid after the birth of television, few experiences were more memorable than discovering one’s first favorite TV show. For several generations in the mid-to-late 20th Century, odds are good that thrill came from a show created at the dominant U.S. televis ...…
 
In a perceptive challenge to longstanding assumptions about Dominican anti-Haitianism, April J. Mayes finds fresh ways to think about the production of race in late 19th and 20th century Dominican Republic. Combining intellectual history with fine-grained social history, The Mulatto …
 
In a perceptive challenge to longstanding assumptions about Dominican anti-Haitianism, April J. Mayes finds fresh ways to think about the production of race in late 19th and 20th century Dominican Republic. Combining intellectual history with fine-grained social history, The Mulatto …
 
In a perceptive challenge to longstanding assumptions about Dominican anti-Haitianism, April J. Mayes finds fresh ways to think about the production of race in late 19th and 20th century Dominican Republic. Combining intellectual history with fine-grained social history, The Mulatto …
 
In a perceptive challenge to longstanding assumptions about Dominican anti-Haitianism, April J. Mayes finds fresh ways to think about the production of race in late 19th and 20th century Dominican Republic. Combining intellectual history with fine-grained social history, The Mulatto …
 
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Living an Inspired Life
 
Do you remember when the song "Party Like it's 1999" was actually about a date in the future? The 20th century was great, but we also need to remember that the times are rolling forward. The one constant is change.In this episode, I talk about the importance of staying relevant and up on what's new.I hope you enjoy this episode.Chris Janke-Buen ...…
 
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20th Century Geek
 
A quick thank you to those that contributed to 20th Century Geek in 2017 and a sneak peak at what is planned for 2018. Permalink
 
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AAWW Radio: New Asian American Writers & Literature
 
Travel writing is a genre rife with fantasies of escape, luxury, and finding oneself through an experience in an unfamiliar place—in other words, colonial tropes. Is it possible to write about travel while decolonizing the narrative? We’re featuring several writers whose work focuses on humanizing the people who become backdrops to western tour ...…
 
On MAEKAN It Up #029, we explore the ramifications of a Disney and 20th Century Fox merger. We weigh the pros and cons and what this means for the creative landscape. We also look at the world of MUJI and why we feel it's such a compelling brand case study. Everywhere you go, the MUJI experience is generally the same and subsequently represents ...…
 
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Chaos Computer Club - recent events feed (low quality)
 
Space Solar Power station, such as SPS Alpha, could overcome some issues that renewable energy plants on Earth suffer of structural basis when challenges such as energy transfer from orbit to Earth are solved. But will this solve the Earth's problems in a peaceful way?The increasing demand on energy seems to be one of the greatest challenges fo ...…
 
Today's program features the music of 20th century Spanish composer Ernesto Halffter and an interview with the pianist performing Halffter's pieces, Adam Kent, who was in Madrid this month for a concert and spoke to us about his work with Spanish composers. Escuchar audio
 
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Parlando - Where Music and Words Meet
 
Earlier this month I announced that my performance of Tristan Tzara’s “The Death of Apollinaire” was the most popular piece here last fall. Seeing this, it’s past time to present a poem by Guillaume Apollinaire himself. If one was to draw a graphical map of the French Modernists of the early 20th Century, corresponding to the English-speaking o ...…
 
Following his death in 1883 Marx was elevated the position of a secular prophet of history by the guardians of his legacy the German Social Democratic Party. The 20th Century Marx is a very different individual to the real 19th Century intellectual and revolutionary.
 
In this companion piece to my last episode on the blood libel, I expose the 19th and 20th centuries' conspiracy theories attributing plots of global domination to the Jews. The focus of the episode is on the forged document known as the Protocols of the Elders of Zion, which has fueled anti-Semitic conspiracy theory ever since. For full show no ...…
 
A couple of years ago, Germany ordered its cities and villages to build facilities to house refugees. Many in rural areas are not being used. What might happen to them? In the mid-20th century, the old Radio Church of God taught "Slave labor camps are coming back." Later this was also taught by the old Worldwide Church of God. What does Bible p ...…
 
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Say Something Nice Podcast – Film, TV & Music News, Reviews, and Discussion
 
This past week, Disney agreed to buy the 20th Century Fox studio. The media giant now stands to gain a huge back catalog of movies and television shows, a majority stake in Hulu, and, yes, the film rights to the Fantastic Four and the X-Men. But what will the full impact of this transaction be on Hollywood, on consumers, and for Rupert Murdock? ...…
 
One last Action Features Episode for 2017! In this installment, James & Mike share their thoughts on Alien Covenant, Brock Lesnar's brush with stardom, live action Punishers, Stranger Things Season 1, and the Disney/ 20th Century Fox deal. Sounds pretty jam-packed, huh? Oh yeah... they also talk about that new Star Wars film. So get plugged in. ...…
 
"I got a lotta problems with you people; now, you're gonna hear about it!" So barked George* Costanza's dad Frank 20 years ago this week, in a classic episode of Seinfeld that introduced the country to Festivus, an alternative and heretofore private December holiday created by Daniel O'Keefe, the father of Seinfeld writer Dan O'Keefe. Now recog ...…
 
Intro: Jean Rollin Recap, Arthouse, 2017 Top Ten Lists, iTunes Reviews, Instagram, Give Away Time!, HOF Rules, 00:28:50 -News: Disney Buys 20th Century Fox, Bad [...] The post Episode 126: – Listeners Choice Vol. 6 (2017 Edition) – 22 Shots Of Moodz And Horror appeared first on Horrorphilia.
 
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The People vs. Oscar
 
It's Diva vs. PlayboyThough both 1963 films deal with the sexual escapades of their titular characters, the two could not be more different. "Cleopatra" is Elizabeth Taylor's epic that, despite being the highest grossing film of the year, still did not turn a profit and nearly bankrupted 20th Century Fox. "Tom Jones," on the other hand, is a lo ...…
 
This episode we discuss data journalism with Matteo Moratti, an Italian designer skilled in web, motion and data visualization. He teaches “Web and interactive graphics” at the Faculty of Design and Arts of the Free University of Bozen-Bolzano - and researches methodologies and practices of Visual Journalism. Matteo’s projects have been awarded ...…
 
Karen Mal & I have created some wonderful ad-free holiday music for you to enjoy with family and friends. Ancient classics & modern standards of the Holiday season paired with a few fun facts and a story or two about the songs. This episode is about The First Noel Like the music? Here's how to get the music and support the work we do. Get “Aust ...…
 
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Christmas Songs, Music and Carols
 
Karen Mal & I have created some wonderful ad-free holiday music for you to enjoy with family and friends. Ancient classics & modern standards of the Holiday season paired with a few fun facts and a story or two about the songs. This episode is about The First Noel Like the music? Here's how to get the music and support the work we do. Get “Aust ...…
 
WATCH THIS EPISODE AT: https://youtu.be/JOYFUzrUyZ0In the final episode of the year, Victor and Carl are joined by friend-of-the-show AWOL to discuss "Star Wars: The Last Jedi"! Spoilers are all over the shop here, so you've been warned. Victor reviews the films "Ingrid Goes West" and "Patti Cake$", and the trio gets into some of the biggest ne ...…
 
By improv.will@gmail.com (will@willtaylor.com).
 
Karen Mal & I have created some wonderful ad-free holiday music for you to enjoy with family and friends. Ancient classics & modern standards of the Holiday season paired with a few fun facts and a story or two about the songs. This episode is about In the Bleak Midwinter.. Like the music? Here's how to get the music and support the work we do. ...…
 
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