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Ayo Akingbade analyzes works of film, television, and other mediums, exploring his personal histories with them and revealing what makes them so compelling.

Ayo Akingbade analyzes works of film, television, and other mediums, exploring his personal histories with them and revealing what makes them so compelling.
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United States

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Ayo Akingbade analyzes works of film, television, and other mediums, exploring his personal histories with them and revealing what makes them so compelling.

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English

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Episodes

When You Reach Me

10/14/2019
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On the season finale of Mind Theater I take a look at the book that shaped my childhood, "When You Reach Me" by Rebecca Stead, and analyze how she uses time travel in a compelling way that differs from most works of science fiction. Links: MindTheaterPod on Twitter Music: Blue Dot Sessions - Sunday Lights - Sylvestor - In Passage - Spring Cleaning - Roundpine - Lemon and Melon Licensed under Creative Commons

Duration:00:14:01

GRIS

10/7/2019
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In this episode I examine my favorite game of 2018, GRIS and it's world of compelling visuals and soundscapes, making the case for video games as a respected art-form. Links: MindTheaterPod on Twitter Music: Blue Dot Sessions - A Certain Lightness - Heather - Gullwing Sailor - Town Market GRIS Soundtrack - In Your Hands Licensed under Creative Commons

Duration:00:11:22

Children of Men

9/30/2019
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In this episode I take a look at the dystopian world of Children of Men, analyzing the major themes to try and understand the many facets of a collapsing society. Links: MindTheaterPod on Twitter Music: Blue Dot Sessions - Kid Kodi - Allston Night Owl - Walking Shoes - The Yards - Delamine Licensed under Creative Commons

Duration:00:11:14

Short Form

9/23/2019
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I take a look at 2 of my favorite, easily binge-able series in Russian Doll and Chernobyl, exploring how short form television can be so captivating. Links: MindTheaterPod on Twitter Music: Blue Dot Sessions - Three Stories - Smooth Stone - Copley Beat - Silver Lanyard Harry Nilson - Gotta Get Up Licensed under Creative Commons

Duration:00:14:21

Saga

9/16/2019
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On the inaugural episode of Mind Theater I share my initial venture into the world of comics and explore what makes “Saga” by Brian K. Vaughan so compelling. Links: MindTheaterPod on Twitter Music: Blue Dot Sessions From their Album “Skittle”: - Copley Beat - Pedalrider - Rodney Skopes - Walking Shoes - Elmore Heights - Greylock - Boston Landing Licensed under Creative Commons

Duration:00:19:05