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This is the kind of question posed on Profiles. Beyond the public image, Profiles lets the listener get to know the person behind the persona, the substance behind the image.

This is the kind of question posed on Profiles. Beyond the public image, Profiles lets the listener get to know the person behind the persona, the substance behind the image.
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Bloomington, IN

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This is the kind of question posed on Profiles. Beyond the public image, Profiles lets the listener get to know the person behind the persona, the substance behind the image.

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English


Episodes

Astronomer Caty Pilachowski

8/12/2019
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A conversation with Astronomer Caty Pilachowski, about diversity in the sciences, the future of telescopes, and the beginning of everything.

Duration:00:58:51

Fritz Breithaupt And The Dark Sides of Empathy

8/5/2019
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Fritz Breithaupt, director of the IU Experimental Humanities Laboratory, talks about what classical music concerts, Stockholm syndrome, Nietzsche, Schindler's List, and helicopter parents can teach us about the dark sides of empathy.

Duration:00:58:54

Cultural Historian Harvey G. Cohen

7/24/2019
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David Brent Johnson speaks with Cultural Historian Harvey G. Cohen, author of Duke Ellington’s America, about how music and cinema are good for more than just entertainment.

Duration:00:58:51

Indiana Supreme Court Justice Geoffrey G. Slaughter

7/14/2019
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U Law Professor Steve Sanders speaks with Indiana Supreme Court Justice Geoffrey G. Slaughter, about recent cases the court has heard, and what goes into making a ruling.

Duration:00:58:51

Writer And Documentarian Sam Stephenson

6/30/2019
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David Brent Johnson speaks with writer and documentarian Sam Stephenson, about what’s inspired him to create his unique, prize-winning brand of cultural research.

Duration:00:58:51

Journalist and Author Sam Quinones

6/23/2019
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On this episode of Profiles, we feature two conversations about the history, and the consequences of the opioid crisis in America.

Duration:00:58:51

Composer Larry Groupé and Filmmaker Rod Lurie

6/16/2019
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Rod Lurie joined Larry Groupé spoke with host Aaron Cain in the WFIU studios

Duration:00:58:51

Entomologist Gene Robinson

6/9/2019
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Entomologist and IU Patten Lecturer Gene Robinson speaks with host Aaron Cain about genomics, nature vs. nurture, and improving the social lives of humans by taking a very close look at honey bees.

Duration:00:58:51

Sujey Vega

6/2/2019
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Dr. Sylvia Martinez of IU Bloomington's Latino Studies Program discusses cultural citizenship with Dr. Sujey Vega, author of "Latino Heartland: Of Borders and Belonging in the Midwest."

Duration:00:58:51

Rachel Plotnick

5/26/2019
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Host Aaron Cain discusses several "pressing" matters with IU Media Studies Professor Rachel Plotnick, author of "Power Button: A History of Pleasure, Panic, and the Politics of Pushing."

Duration:00:58:51

Former Senator Richard Lugar

5/2/2019
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On this episode of Profiles we feature two encore interviews with Richard Luger, former United States Senator from Indiana. He died this week at the age of 87.

Duration:00:58:51

Barthold Kuijken

4/28/2019
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Host Aaron Cain speaks with Barthold Kuijken, groundbreaking baroque musician, teacher, conductor, and artistic director of the Indianapolis Baroque Orchestra.

Duration:00:58:51

Filmmaker Avi Nesher

4/21/2019
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IU Cinema director Jon Vickers speaks with filmmaker Avi Nesher about his approach to moviemaking, and how an upbringing in both Israel and America has influenced his work.

Duration:00:58:51

Artist Ana Teresa Fernández

4/7/2019
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IU Assistant Professor of Photography Elizabeth Claffey speaks with artist Ana Teresa Fernández about the ideas of immigration and gender she explores in her work, and what inspires her to create.

Duration:00:58:51

Gennadiy Druzenko

3/31/2019
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IU Geography Professor Elizabeth Cullen Dunn speaks with constitutional lawyer, politician, and activist Gennadiy Druzenko about his years of civil service, and what the future holds for the people of Ukraine.

Duration:00:58:56

Robert Abbott and John Dahl

3/24/2019
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Host Aaron Cain speaks with sports journalists and filmmakers Robert Abbott and John Dahl, the director and producer of the ESPN Thirty for Thirty documentary: The Last Days of Knight.

Duration:00:58:51

Former Senator Birch Bayh

3/17/2019
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Perry Metz interviews former Senator Birch Bayh in his Washington, D.C. office, where he discusses his political career, the influence of his late wife Marvella, and the allies he sought on both sides of the aisle.

Duration:00:58:51

Vassar President Elizabeth Bradley

3/10/2019
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Host Aaron Cain speaks with Vassar College President Elizabeth Bradley, about what economics, healthcare management, and art history have taught her about how to be an effective leader.

Duration:00:58:51

Conductor Gary Thor Wedow

3/3/2019
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Host Aaron Cain speaks with conductor Gary Thor Wedow about his own musical education, his career in opera, and his passion for helping students learn their craft.

Duration:00:58:51

Tyron Cooper

2/17/2019
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WFIU's Mark Chilla speaks with Tyron Cooper, musician, composer, scholar, and director of Indiana University’s Archives of African American Music.

Duration:00:58:51