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Sluts & Scholars is one of Cosmopolitan's "Hot Podcasts to Listen To." Nicoletta Heidegger is a licensed MFT and sexologist and Simone is an actor-turned-law-student who really likes to talk about sex stuff. Together, we chat with folks from across sexuality, kink and professional spectrums about desire, pleasure, shame, stigma and (of course) bodily functions. Combining irreverence and expertise, on the docket is anything remotely related to sexual, reproductive and bodily autonomy; from th ...
 
Sluts & Scholars is one of Cosmopolitan's "Hot Podcasts to Listen To." Nicoletta Heidegger is a licensed MFT and sexologist and Simone is an actor-turned-law-student who really likes to talk about sex stuff. Together, we chat with folks from across sexuality, kink and professional spectrums about desire, pleasure, shame, stigma and (of course) bodily functions. Combining irreverence and expertise, on the docket is anything remotely related to sexual, reproductive and bodily autonomy; from th ...
 
A light weekly podcast covering the history of India, from 6th century B.C. Enjoying the podcast? Please consider donating to the Snehal Sidhu Memorial Fund (http://tinyurl.com/prkvwll)
 
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The Contemplify podcast kindles the examined life through artful musings with scholars, creatives and master teachers. Contemplify seeks to glean wisdom from master contemplatives across the ages (Thomas Merton, Simone Weil, Lao Tzu, Ralph Waldo Emerson to name a few) by those who know them best—the scholars who have devoted themselves to studying, embracing and teaching the contemplative’s life and work in the world. Interviews with creatives and master teachers shine a light forward on eng ...
 
The Gender at Work Podcast is a bi-monthly podcast series, featuring diverse voices from Gender at Work’s international network of feminist scholars, activists, and community-led development practitioners. In our informal conversations, we discuss merging ideas, issues and trends in Gender and Development that help us to find new ways of understanding our work, our institutions, our society and ambitiously, ourselves! By coming together in this new space, we seek to re-examine the resilience ...
 
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This is a 15 minute teaser of our episode with Dirty Lola. Simone and Lola talk about nerdy smut, erotica, power play, free labor, and divorce. The full episode can be found for Patrons only at patreon.com/slutsandscholars. Remember that this podcast is a labor of love and we want to sustain this show! Please consider supporting us today; if yo ...…
 
"Be like the fox who makes more tracks than necessary, some in the wrong direction. Practice resurrection." Wendell Berry, Manifesto: Mad Farmer Liberation Front In this episode, we’ll explore the God of tree trimmers and the souvenir of deep breathing.By Paul Swanson | Contemplative Shovler.
 
This is a crucial episode about whiteness in sex education and how to "pass the mic." Cameron helps Nicoletta and Simone break down tokenization versus racial justice and sexual liberation. Also discussed: desirability politics and tribbing! Resources discussed: - Cameron https://www.cameronglover.com - Wildflower medium article: https://medium ...…
 
This is a crucial episode about whiteness in sex education and how to "pass the mic." Cameron helps Nicoletta and Simone break down tokenization versus racial justice and sexual liberation. Also discussed: desirability politics and tribbing! Resources discussed: - Cameron https://www.cameronglover.com - Wildflower medium article: https://medium ...…
 
(www.historyofindiapodcast.in) For too long the empire of the east has dominated North India. Bhoja, the descendant of the western emperors is determined to bring change. But he starts with almost nothing, for the once great western empire as been reduced to just a minor kingdom. In this, the first of three episodes, we look at Bhoja's first fa ...…
 
This week Sluts and Scholars gets even more shame-free with the ladies of Shameless Sex. They talk a lot about how to have sex play with a soft penis, toys, erotic massages, censorship, lubrication, and the clock method (the what?!). Also included: random rants and tangents about pimple popping. Shameless: https://www.shamelesssex.com Resources ...…
 
This week Sluts and Scholars gets even more shame-free with the ladies of Shameless Sex. They talk a lot about how to have sex play with a soft penis, toys, erotic massages, censorship, lubrication, and the clock method (the what?!). Also included: random rants and tangents about pimple popping. Shameless: https://www.shamelesssex.com Resources ...…
 
Birthdays are akin to over-excited neighbors. You either appreciate their intrusions or avoid them like Homer Simpson does Ned Flanders. I treat birthdays like Flanders. I love a good party, cake, and sing-song version of ‘Happy Birthday’, but I am slow to allow the spotlight to turn squarely onto my face. A strange confession for a guy with a ...…
 
Do you get mad at your partner's forgetfulness; do you take it personally and think that they just don't keep you in mind?! According to psychologist Ari Tuckman, PsyD these behaviors could be indicators of adult ADHD. Tune in to hear about how ADHD impacts sex and relationships- a topic that most clinicians and researchers don't talk about. Ar ...…
 
Do you get mad at your partner's forgetfulness; do you take it personally and think that they just don't keep you in mind?! According to psychologist Ari Tuckman, PsyD these behaviors could be indicators of adult ADHD. Tune in to hear about how ADHD impacts sex and relationships- a topic that most clinicians and researchers don't talk about. Ar ...…
 
Breath: how powerful can it be for your sex life?! Pretty darn intense according to author and educator Barbara Carrellas. Tune in to an episode all about Tantra, breathwork, and ecstatic sex. Also included: relationships with nature, sword swallowing, chakras, and why Nicoletta talks to trees. Barbara: https://barbaracarrellas.com/ Other stuff ...…
 
Breath: how powerful can it be for your sex life?! Pretty darn intense according to author and educator Barbara Carrellas. Tune in to an episode all about Tantra, breathwork, and ecstatic sex. Also included: relationships with nature, sword swallowing, chakras, and why Nicoletta talks to trees. Barbara: https://barbaracarrellas.com/ Other stuff ...…
 
Nicoletta interviews author, educator, and activist Tristan Taormino while on the road in Orlando Florida for the Podcast Movement conference. This episode is jam packed with everything from cancel and call-out culture to imposter syndrome, age of consent, and more about minor attraction. Also, hear about what Nicoletta and Tristan have in comm ...…
 
Nicoletta interviews author, educator, and activist Tristan Taormino while on the road in Orlando Florida for the Podcast Movement conference. This episode is jam packed with everything from cancel and call-out culture to imposter syndrome, age of consent, and more about minor attraction. Also, hear about what Nicoletta and Tristan have in comm ...…
 
"Many poets feel that they know the natural world, Todd Davis has absorbed this world fully into his heart and mind. He is a fine, rare poet." - Jim Harrison, author of Legends of the FallBy Paul Swanson | Contemplative Shoveler.
 
This week Sluts and Scholars hosts speaker, filmmaker, activist, performer, and Renaissance Man Buck Angel. Buck helps the slutty scholars navigate everything from hormone replacement therapy to how to self pleasure your clit like a penis. Thought experiment: is it OK to say “tranny” and when? All things Buck: https://buckangel.com This week is ...…
 
This week Sluts and Scholars hosts speaker, filmmaker, activist, performer, and Renaissance Man Buck Angel. Buck helps the slutty scholars navigate everything from hormone replacement therapy to how to self pleasure your clit like a penis. Thought experiment: is it OK to say “tranny” and when? All things Buck: https://buckangel.com This week is ...…
 
This week features Lucie Fielding, a queer, kinky, nonbinary, trans-identified femme and Resident in Counseling. We talk about her work around trans sexualities and erotic embodiments (tune in to find out what that means!). Also covered: passion vs. intimacy, the Pina Colada song as a reminder of healthy-ish relationships, and how ALL bodies ca ...…
 
This week features Lucie Fielding, a queer, kinky, nonbinary, trans-identified femme and Resident in Counseling. We talk about her work around trans sexualities and erotic embodiments (tune in to find out what that means!). Also covered: passion vs. intimacy, the Pina Colada song as a reminder of healthy-ish relationships, and how ALL bodies ca ...…
 
(www.historyofindiapodcast.in) The victorious Palas build their empire. Poets gather in their courts. Kings flee before their armies. All seems well, but an old enemy is regathering strength. Also in this week's episode: religious rivalry told through a hymn about toenails, a pun about grief, and a practical guide to buying and selling in medie ...…
 
This week the slutty scholars are joined by author, speaker, and ageless sexuality advocate Joan Price (AKA a conversation about all things sexy for seniors). Obviously, this episode is helpful for older adults, but it is invaluable and wise because we ALL get old! Also included: sex after grief and losing your beloved, what makes an ergonomic ...…
 
This week the slutty scholars are joined by author, speaker, and ageless sexuality advocate Joan Price (AKA a conversation about all things sexy for seniors). Obviously, this episode is helpful for older adults, but it is invaluable and wise because we ALL get old! Also included: sex after grief and losing your beloved, what makes an ergonomic ...…
 
This week Nicoletta and Simone are joined by the Sexual Intuitive Susanna Brisk. Tune in to learn what that even means, and to hear about everything from submissive versus dominant oral sex, to mismatched desire levels in relationships, and the difference between fear and intuition. You’ll also be able to witness an example of Susanna’s work wh ...…
 
This week Nicoletta and Simone are joined by the Sexual Intuitive Susanna Brisk. Tune in to learn what that even means, and to hear about everything from submissive versus dominant oral sex, to mismatched desire levels in relationships, and the difference between fear and intuition. You’ll also be able to witness an example of Susanna’s work wh ...…
 
(www.historyofindiapodcast.in) This week, the build up to the great battle continues. We join the navy of the East, as it brings infantry and elephants up the river. Then we launch into the battle itself, following the commander's choice of battle formation. This is the battle to decide who will rule north India supreme, though the victor is no ...…
 
Did cave folks wear condoms? What is vulva bread? Have you ever found hedge porn?! This week we are joined by Kate Lister, sexual historian and creator of the wonderful archive and research project Whores of Yore. She helps us take a peek up the skirt of history. Kate’s blog: https://www.thewhoresofyore.com/ FOLLOW US Twitter Instagram Facebook ...…
 
Did cave folks wear condoms? What is vulva bread? Have you ever found hedge porn?! This week we are joined by Kate Lister, sexual historian and creator of the wonderful archive and research project Whores of Yore. She helps us take a peek up the skirt of history. Kate’s blog: https://www.thewhoresofyore.com/ FOLLOW US Twitter Instagram Facebook ...…
 
(www.historyofindiapodcast.in) This week, we witness the build up to a great battle of the age: the Pratihara king has brought his army from the east, thick with warhorses. The Pala king has brought his army from the west, loaded with mountainous elephants. They meet for battle on the shores of the Ganges. In this episode, we spend time with a ...…
 
Did we tell you we were back or WHAT?! During the hiatus, Kink Craft interviewed US about the Apple Podcast saga. We go into the sheer amount of labor that went in to getting it back (and the privilege we have to be able to extend it). We are not the only people dealing with the sexuality censorship; sex workers and sex educators across platfor ...…
 
Did we tell you we were back or WHAT?! During the hiatus, Kink Craft interviewed US about the Apple Podcast saga. We go into the sheer amount of labor that went in to getting it back (and the privilege we have to be able to extend it). We are not the only people dealing with the sexuality censorship; sex workers and sex educators across platfor ...…
 
“Although Manning has been lauded throughout the country for his work — garnering accolades from some of the major poets of our time, like W.S. Merwin, in addition to the numerous awards he has received — he has found his place in this literary life, wearing it now as effortlessly as the patterned chambray shirts he favors. He is a man of the p ...…
 
At a time when conservative, fundamentalist and fascist forces appear to achieving political dominance, the need for progressive movements to build strong alliances and collective resistance appears paramount – yet, few such alliances are visible and sustaining cross-movement solidarity is very hard work. This episode explores why this is the c ...…
 
This episode examines why we need to reimagine prevailing ideas around consent, pleasure and danger as embedded in our laws, social norms, and feminist movement politics. The discussion explores why pleasure needs to be moved from the margins of feminist agendas to be viewed as integral to dismantling patriarchy; why the connections between ple ...…
 
Language is often the medium through which exclusion, stigma and invisibilisation of certain groups, experiences and identities is normalised and justified. This podcast discusses whether and why language and terminology matter, how new words and frames can be created in diverse cultural contexts to claim power, presence and voice, and analyses ...…
 
Enjoy this free teaser of our sloppy seconds episode; full episode available on our patreon at www.patreon.com/slutsandscholars We’ll be back with new episodes next month! FOLLOW US Twitter Instagram Facebook Send questions, comments, stories, rants to: SlutsAndScholars@gmail.com Sluts And Scholars is a production of Sluts and Scholars Media.…
 
Enjoy this free teaser of our sloppy seconds episode; full episode available on our patreon at www.patreon.com/slutsandscholars We’ll be back with new episodes next month! FOLLOW US Twitter Instagram Facebook Send questions, comments, stories, rants to: SlutsAndScholars@gmail.com Sluts And Scholars is a production of Sluts and Scholars Media.…
 
Social power and injustice are often expressed and experienced through inclusion and exclusion. This episode explores what constitutes inclusion or exclusion, who are the most excluded groups and identities, and how diverse constituencies are connecting to challenge their marginalisation. The role of creative people in raising awareness about e ...…
 
Welcome back to part two with Amber Heard! This week we continue the conversation with the actor and activist who recently started in Aquaman. As someone who had their nude photos stolen and published, Amber tells us about the Cyber Rights Initiative and her struggles with privacy and being a commodity now that she has a place in the spotlight. ...…
 
Welcome back to part two with Amber Heard! This week we continue the conversation with the actor and activist who recently started in Aquaman. As someone who had their nude photos stolen and published, Amber tells us about the Cyber Rights Initiative and her struggles with privacy and being a commodity now that she has a place in the spotlight. ...…
 
Various narratives, social norms and political agenda underlie the criminalisation of people based on their gender identities, sexual expression, reproductive choices or occupation (such as sex work). This podcast explores the impacts of this approach not only on these groups, but on societies as a whole, and the nature of resistance to crimina ...…
 
A few weeks ago, we had Cortney (#105, Long-Haired Butch) with a smidge of Amber Heard. This week, we have Amber Heard with a smattering of Cortney. Do you know about the time adolescent Amber gave out PB&Js to an abortion clinic? Or what it's like to have your body be considered a public space? From non-consensual porn to the audacity of photo ...…
 
A few weeks ago, we had Cortney (#105, Long-Haired Butch) with a smidge of Amber Heard. This week, we have Amber Heard with a smattering of Cortney. Do you know about the time adolescent Amber gave out PB&Js to an abortion clinic? Or what it's like to have your body be considered a public space? From non-consensual porn to the audacity of photo ...…
 
(www.historyofindiapodcast.in) Emperor Dharmapala constructed an education system across his empire, so great it surpassed all that had come before. For half a millennium, it shaped Eastern India. This week, we go inside the system. We follow the great Buddhist teacher Atisha in his long and uncommon adventure through the system, and we find ou ...…
 
(www.historyofindiapodcast.in) This week, we find out what happened to the great prize of North India: the Imperial city of Kanyakubja. Two dynasties: the Palas (protectors), and the Pratiharas (doorkeepers) have been fighting to gain control. In this episode, a new emperor of India will win it, and then give it away. Included: a trip to a hidd ...…
 
“In that larger tradition of transcendent art, if we let them into our hearts, these new poems from Jericho Brown will awe and unsettle us.” - Frederick Speers, New York Journal of BooksBy Paul Swanson | Contemplative Shoveler.
 
I hoped for some last gesture beyond a handshake, writes Chris Dombrowski in Ragged Anthem, a soulful book of longing that is as comic as it is reflective. These poems sing of humankind in need of something it can only seem to get from the natural world, and of how we won t get it until we begin to understand ourselves as natural as any tree or ...…
 
We've had quite a year! Law school, MFT licensing, imposter syndrome, abortion bans, pegging, compersion and In N Out! This week, we ask each other the same thoughtful (and nosy!) questions we ask our guests. We are also the worst party guests you could imagine. Join us for the bi-annual check-in! FOLLOW US Twitter Instagram Facebook Send quest ...…
 
We've had quite a year! Law school, MFT licensing, imposter syndrome, abortion bans, pegging, compersion and In N Out! This week, we ask each other the same thoughtful (and nosy!) questions we ask our guests. We are also the worst party guests you could imagine. Join us for the bi-annual check-in! FOLLOW US Twitter Instagram Facebook Send quest ...…
 
(www.historyofindiapodcast.in) Become a student of the great Jain thinker Haribhadra. His novels have thrilled you. His satires have scanadlised you. His logics have perplexed you. Now listen to his lightening fast summary of all the important points of Indian philosophy. Featuring: the first ever summmary of the six schools of philosophy, a bo ...…
 
"Chris Dombrowski has proven himself to be among the best poets of his generation. As one of those readers who admired and enjoyed his first two books — better put, who has gone to the poems for spiritual sustenance, for wisdom, and for the magic of being transported to the landscapes where the poet makes his life—I’m happy to report that Ragge ...…
 
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