Cover image of Ian Williams

Ian Williams

41 Podcast Episodes

Latest 16 Oct 2021 | Updated Daily

Weekly hand curated podcast episodes for learning

Episode artwork

Giller Prize-winning author Ian Williams on having meaningful conversations about race

The Current

Giller Prize-winning author Ian Williams has been reticent to speak his mind on race — until now. He tells us about his new book, Disorientation: Being Black in the World, and diving into some uncomfortable places.


13 Oct 2021

Episode artwork

Ian Williams "Why democracies need to push-back against China's digital totalitarian state"

The New Abnormal

In this episode of 'The New Abnormal' I interview the renowned journalist and author Ian Williams, who was Foreign Correspondent for Channel 4 News, based in Russia and the Asia, before joining NBC News as Asia Correspondent, when he was based in Bangkok and Beijing. As well as reporting from China over the last 25 years, he has also covered conflicts in the Balkans, Middle East and Ukraine. (He won an Emmy and BAFTA awards for his discovery and reporting on the Serb detention camps during the war in Bosnia.) His latest book "Every breath you take - China's new tyranny" illustrates the world's first digital totalitarian state, where a system of hitherto unimaginable control threatens to make the world of Nineteen Eighty-Four a terrifying reality. In our discussion, he therefore illuminates the extraordinary rise of the Chinese surveillance state, the war against truth and liberal values, and the vital need to make artificial intelligence democratically accountable. Ian also describes the implications for the rest of the world regarding the urgent challenges facing the West, in what has become a technological Cold War... 


25 Sep 2021

Similar People

Episode artwork

Xi Jinping and China w/ Ian Williams

Debated Podcast

In this episode Will speaks to Ian Williams, a journalist and veteran foreign affairs correspondent, about his new book "Every Breath You Take: China's New Tyranny." They discuss the book, Xi Jinping's foreign policy, what the coalition's withdrawal from Afghanistan means for China and the West and how the Chinese state have used social media to create propaganda and to silence their critics. 


21 Sep 2021

Episode artwork

Ian Williams Takes On Cypress Hill Vs. Public Enemy

5 On 5

This week on the @5on5podcast the boys head back to Portland Oregon for an off the rails and overdue sit down with Deadstock Coffee’s Ian Williams (@eeeweezie). This week leads off with a battle between Cypress Hill vs Public Enemy and quickly turns to fan questions to explore a deep dive on Ian. We discuss how 2Chainz matches up against Lil Wayne and other stadium status rappers and also quick take on best rapper turned baller in the NBA. Lot to unpack this week, dive in!

2hr 20mins

26 Jul 2021

Most Popular

Episode artwork

Ian Williams: President of the Foreign Press Association

Global Connections Television Podcast

Ian Williams, President of the Foreign Press Association and author of “UNtold: The Real Story of the United Nations in Peace and War," discusses how the UN has changed over the past 76-years in peacekeeping, war and peace, human rights and economic and social development.


3 May 2021

Episode artwork

Shirlene Obuobi and Ian Williams: Graphic Medicine Pioneers

The Visible Voices

Graphic Medicine refers to the use of graphic novels, comics, and visual storytelling in medical education, patient care, and other applications related to healthcare and the life sciences.  Dr. Shirlene Obuobi is a third year internal medicine resident, rising Cardiology fellow, and creator of the graphic medicine platform, "ShirlyWhirldMD." ShirlyWhirlMD has functioned as a vehicle of self expression during a time of professional growth, as well as a place to critique and discuss elements of medical culture and current events within healthcare.  Follow her on twitter. Website https://shirlywhirlmd.comDr Ian Williams is a comics artist, writer and doctor who lives in Brighton, UK. His graphic novel, The Bad Doctor, was published in 2014 and followed up in 2019 by The Lady Doctor. He is working on his third, for the same publishers, provisionally entitled The Sick Doctor, which will be published in 2022. He studied Fine Art after medical school and then became involved in the Medical Humanities movement. He named the area of study called Graphic Medicine, building the eponymous website in 2007, which he currently co-edits. He is Founder of the not-for-profit Graphic Medicine International Cooperative and co-author of the Eisner-nominated Graphic Medicine Manifesto. Between May 2015 and January 2017 he drew a weekly comic strip, Sick Notes, for The Guardian. He recently made an animation with Matilda Tristram for The Care Under Pressure project from Exeter University. He has spoken at numerous medical humanities, comic art and literary events.Ian is represented by Kirsty McLachlan of Morgan Green Creatives Follow Ian on twitter Website https://myriadeditions.com/creator/ian-williams/


15 Apr 2021

Episode artwork

Ian Williams America's Cup Special

The Yacht Racing Podcast

Justin Chisholm is joined by six-time world match racing champion Ian Williams to discuss the first four races of the 36th America’s Cup Match between the Defender Emirates Team New Zealand and the Challenger Luna Rossa Prada Pirelli Team.With the points so far having been shared equally between the teams at two points apiece, Justin quizzes Ian for his expert analysis of the races and asks him to breakdown the pre-start strategies, tactics and mistakes that ultimately led to both teams’ victories.TO TRY OUT THE YACHT RACING PODCAST EXTRA GO TO: https://yachtracingpodcastextra.supercast.tech/

1hr 7mins

12 Mar 2021

Episode artwork


CiTR -- Bepi Crespan Presents

CITR’s 24 Hours of Radio Art in a snack sized format. Dark Ambient. Drone. Field Recordings. Noise. Sound Art. Or something.Today’s show features Vancouver sound artists Whitney Brennan, Aryo Khakpour, and Nazanin Oghanian, new Cabaret Voltaire, FM Einheit (with Lee Ranaldo), Nihil Impvlse, Western / Creed / Spybey, Ian Williams, and Xerxes The Dark.Starting at 2 PM Pacific on CITR FM 101.9, streaming at PLAYER.CITR.CA


29 Jan 2021

Episode artwork

Strategic segmentation for CX | Ian Williams on Engati CX

Engati CX

Engati is the world’s leading multilingual Digital CX platform.It is a one-stop platform for powerful customer enagements. With our intelligent bots, we help you create the smoothest of customer experiences, with minimal coding. And now, we’re even helping you answer your customers’ most complicated questions in real-time with Engati Live Chat. Website: https://www.engati.com/Blogs: https://engati.com/blog Check out our CX Library-CX Community page : https://www.engati.com/cx-communityCX Content page : https://www.engati.com/cx-contentYouTube Interview series: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PL05g56Qg9-goNEUmZlGGPHWfVjQRPpwr4SoundCloud Interview series: https://soundcloud.com/user-670584022/tracksSpotify Interview series: https://open.spotify.com/show/3G0uQwPnQib22emRi9VhUg Ian Williams, Director & Customer Experience Strategist at Jericho talks about how can we help start-ups and SMEs in all sectors to successfully align their CX goals with improved top and bottom-line performance and what are some barriers in Customer Research and Analytics and Customer Identification. Follow us on-Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/getengatiLinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/engati/Twitter: https://twitter.com/getengatiInstagram: https://www.instagram.com/getengati/ https://www.engati.com/glossary/multilingual-chatbot Talk to us: contact@engati.com #EngatiCX #CustomerExperience #CX


25 Jan 2021

Episode artwork

The Morning Show - 11/4/20 - Final Hour - Ian Williams

The Morning Roast with Bonta & Joe

Kate, Bonta and Butcher Boy speak with 95.7 NFL Insider Ian Williams. Then they continue to discuss whether the 49ers will play against the Packers tomorrow.See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.


4 Nov 2020