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Last Day Of Term (Ryoji Ikeda, Football, James Baldwin...)

How Not

It's the last day of term at the How Not Academy so before heading off on their summer break, Kim and Luca took a trip to Ryoji Ikeda's exhibition at 180 The Strand. We discuss the exhibition as well as a plethora on other things on our minds -football football chants - how do the fans learn them, is there a whatsapp group, is it a jam?Christian MarclayNam June PaikJames BaldwinCoffeeThe Establishment Laura Mvula's new album, Pink Noisebell hooks - Teaching to TransgressA new word for TERFsThere's an interjection by Kim's dog Ripley, Luca's mic has some weird stadium reverb on it, Luca misses a call from his delivery man trying to deliver a dress...All the chaotic energy of a no-school uniform day with your board games and your half days...Support us on Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/hownotpodcastRyoji Ikeda exhibition: https://www.180thestrand.com/#exhibitions


12 Jul 2021

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#341 - Muhammad Ali and James Baldwin: Black Athletes and Artists in the Public Eye

Film at Lincoln Center Podcast

This week on the Film at Lincoln Center podcast, we’re featuring a special roundtable from the 58th New York Film Festival on a pair of intimate, rarely seen portraits of two towering figures of American history: Terrence Dixon’s Meeting the Man: James Baldwin in Paris and William Klein’s Muhammad Ali, the Greatest.In capturing the tensions experienced by both Baldwin and Ali as outspoken Black public figures in the ’70s, the films raise questions that are strikingly relevant to the present moment. What are the burdens placed on Black artists and athletes in the public eye? Can they act as political—perhaps even revolutionary—agents of change? What place do Black American arts and culture occupy in international movements for justice and equality?To reflect on these timely themes, Soraya Nadia McDonald (critic, The Undefeated), Rich Blint (professor and writer, The New School), Samantha Sheppard (professor, Cornell University; author, Sporting Blackness), and Kazembe Balagun (project manager, Rosa Luxemburg Stiftung—New York Office) came together for a rich and enlightening roundtable discussion moderated by writer and critic Nicholas Russell.See Muhammad Ali, the Greatest and Meeting the Man: James Baldwin in Paris, along with over 30 other NYFF58 selections, at Film at Lincoln Center’s theaters during Big Screen Summer. Get tickets at filmlinc.org/nyff58redux

1hr 5mins

1 Jul 2021

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Ep 479 - Giovanni's Room, by James Baldwin


If you want to read a book where a well-adjusted character responds well to questions about their own sexuality, Giovanni's Room ain't it! But its depiction of one character's internal conflict is still compelling and relevant decades after its release.Our theme music was composed by Nick Lerangis.See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.


21 Jun 2021

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1001 Classic Short Stories & Tales

THE DOG OF MONTARGIS- A French king allows a dog the opportunity to go one on one with the murderer of his master.THE ACHILLES HEEL- The story of a young warrior named Hercules who bragged one time too many about his exploits and was brought down by his one small vulnerability- his heel.Catch ALL our author interviews in one place here at 1001 History's Best Storytellers! Android devices: https://podbay.fm/p/1001-historys-best-storytellers (cut and paste into your url)Apple devices: https://podcasts.apple.com/au/podcast/1001-historys-best-storytellers/id1483649026NEW 1001 Ghost Stories & Tales of the Macabre is now playing at Apple Podcasts! https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/1001-ghost-stories-tales-of-the-macabre/id1516332327NEW Enjoy 1001 Greatest Love Stories on Apple Devices here:https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/1001-greatest-love-stories/id1485751552Enjoy 1001 Greatest Love Stories on Android devices here: ​​https://www.stitcher.com/s?fid=479022&refid=stpr. Get all of our shows at one website: www.1001storiespodcast.comCALLING ALL FANS.. REVIEWS NEEDED SUPPORT OUR SHOW BY BECOMING A PATRON! www.patreon.com/1001storiesnetwork. Its time I started asking for support! Thank you. Its a few dollars a month OR a one time. (Any amount is appreciated).YOUR REVIEWS AND SUBSCRIPTIONS AT APPLE/ITUNES AND ALL ANDROID HOSTS ARE NEEDED AND APPRECIATED! LINKS BELOW...Open these links to enjoy our shows!APPLE USERSCatch 1001 RADIO DAYS now at Apple iTunes!  https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/1001-radio-days/id1405045413?mt=2Catch 1001 Heroes on any Apple Device here (Free):https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/1001-heroes-legends-histories-mysteries-podcast/id956154836?mt=2 Catch 1001 CLASSIC SHORT STORIES at iTunes/apple Podcast App Now: https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/1001-classic-short-stories-tales/id1078098622Catch 1001 Stories for the Road at iTunes/Apple Podcast now: https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/1001-stories-for-the-road/id1227478901ANDROID USERS- 1001 Radio Days right here at Player.fm FREE: https://player.fm/series/1001-radio-days1001 Classic Short Stories & Tales:https://castbox.fm/channel/1001-Classic-Short-Stories-%26-Tales-id1323543?country=us1001 Heroes, Legends, Histories & Mysteries: https://castbox.fm/channel/1001-Heroes%2C-Legends%2C-Histories-%26-Mysteries-Podcast-id1323418?country=us1001 Stories for the Road:https://castbox.fm/channel/1001-Stories-For-The-Road-id1324757?country=usCatch ALL of our shows at one place by going to www.1001storiesnetwork.com- our home website with Megapho Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices


20 Jun 2021

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James Baldwin's America - Professor Eddie S. Glaude Jr.

History Now (NVTV) with Barry Sheppard

Professor of African American Studies at Princeton University, Eddie S. Glaude Jr. speaks to Barry Sheppard about his book 'Begin Again - James Baldwin's America and its Urgent Lessons for Today'. 


19 Jun 2021

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463 Freaks and the American Ideal of Manhood, by James Baldwin


Immediatism.com My other podcast, PointingTexts.org Feedback and requests to Cory@Immediatism.com


3 May 2021

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The Minotaur's Labyrinth by James Baldwin 1888

Tome by Tome ASMR

ASMR reading of the Greek myth, The Minotaur's Labyrinth: The Cruel Tribute, by James Baldwin, 1888. The Cruel Tribute features King Minos, the Labyrinth, King Aegeus, and his son Theseus. The story begins with King Minos angered at Athens for murdering his son, this is followed by his demand of a tribute - seven youths and seven maidens sacrificed every year to his Minotaur in the Labyrinth.  Support this channel:https://paypal.me/TomeByTomehttp://podpage.com/tome-by-tome-asmr#greekmythology #asmrmythology #minotaurSupport this podcast at — https://redcircle.com/tome-by-tome-asmr/exclusive-contentAdvertising Inquiries: https://redcircle.com/brandsPrivacy & Opt-Out: https://redcircle.com/privacy


14 Apr 2021

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55. Giovanni's Room by James Baldwin and modern pairings with evocative writing

Novel Pairings

Today Chelsey and Sara are discussing Giovanni’s Room by James Baldwin. We both loved this evocative, ground-breaking classic and couldn’t wait to dig into its setting, themes, and stunning writing. As usual, we’re recommending six contemporary books to pair with Baldwin’s classic, including poignant YA novels, memoir, and essays. For access to our upcoming  class on literary theory and a book club style discussion of Baldwin’s novel later this month,  join our Classics Club: patreon.com/novelpairings.com. Use our Libro.fm affiliate code NOVELPAIRINGS to get an audiobook subscription and support independent bookstores. Connect with us  on Instagram or Twitter. Subscribe to our weekly newsletter to get updates and behind-the-scenes info. Find trigger warnings for each book mentioned today on our blog: novelpairings.com Skip to the pairings with this timestamp: [31:00] . . . . . . Chelsey Like a Love Story by Abdi Nazemian (Amazon) How We Fight for Our Lives by Saeed Jones (Amazon) James Baldwin: The Last Interview and Other Conversations (Amazon) Sara Real Life by Brandon Taylor (Amazon) Swimming in the Dark by Tomasz Jedrowski (Amazon) Here for It, or How to Save Your Soul in America by R. Eric Thomas (Amazon) Also mentioned: The Fire Next Time by James Baldwin (Amazon) If Beale Street Could Talk by James Baldwin (Amazon) Go Tell It on the Mountain by James Baldwin (Amazon) Picks of the week: Chelsey: Paris Blues (1961) Sara: I Am Not Your Negro


6 Apr 2021

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Don Lemon on ‘This Is the Fire’ and James Baldwin’s Influence

Larry Wilmore: Black on the Air

Larry weighs in on the Atlanta spa shooting and the recent rise of hate targeted toward Asian people (03:00). Later, Larry is joined by CNN’s Don Lemon to discuss his new book ‘This is the Fire: What I Say to My Friends About Racism’ (10:00), growing up down south in Baton Rouge as a gay black man (18:00), James Baldwin’s impact on his life (13:00) and more.Host: Larry WilmoreGuest: Don Lemon Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

1hr 9mins

20 Mar 2021

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Go Tell It On The Mountain by James Baldwin

The Drunk Guys Book Club Podcast

The Drunk Guys now have a Patreon! If you enjoy the show, send us beer money over at patreon.com/drunkguysbookclub! The Drunk Guys drink a mountain of beer this week when they discuss Go Tell It On The Mountain by James Baldwin. They’ve been to the mountaintop of High-Low by Finback,

1hr 1min

16 Feb 2021