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Boston University World of Ideas

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Discussions and lectures by the best and brightest thinkers from Boston University. The show topics focus on various subjects such as current events, national and international politics, academic-related issues and public affairs.

Discussions and lectures by the best and brightest thinkers from Boston University. The show topics focus on various subjects such as current events, national and international politics, academic-related issues and public affairs.
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Boston, MA

Networks:

WBUR

Description:

Discussions and lectures by the best and brightest thinkers from Boston University. The show topics focus on various subjects such as current events, national and international politics, academic-related issues and public affairs.

Twitter:

@WBUR

Language:

English

Contact:

WBUR 890 Commonwealth Avenue Third Floor Boston, MA 02215 (617) 353-0909


Episodes

Human Rights and Violent Internal Conflict

10/13/2017
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Human Rights and Violent Internal Conflict

Duration: 00:52:29


Addressing the Recognition Gap: Destigmatization Strategies and the Production of Inequality

10/6/2017
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Addressing the Recognition Gap: Destigmatization Strategies and the Production of Inequality

Duration: 00:52:28


My Life, My Love, My Legacy

9/29/2017
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My Life, My Love, My Legacy

Duration: 00:52:29


A Reading by Peter Ho Davies

9/22/2017
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A Reading by Peter Ho Davies

Duration: 00:52:29


The True Flag: Theodore Roosevelt, Mark Twain and the Birth of American Empire

9/15/2017
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The True Flag: Theodore Roosevelt, Mark Twain and the Birth of American Empire

Duration: 00:52:29


Personal Agency and the Big Switch 1962-64: Thucydides, Bob Dylan and Stanley Kubrick

9/8/2017
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Personal Agency and the Big Switch 1962-64: Thucydides, Bob Dylan and Stanley Kubrick

Duration: 00:52:29


A Reading and Conversation with Harry Clifton

8/30/2017
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A Reading and Conversation with Harry Clifton

Duration: 00:52:28


Which Future for Democracy in a Post-Political Age

8/24/2017
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Which Future for Democracy in a Post-Political Age

Duration: 00:52:29


How Will Capitalism End? Reflections on a Failing System

8/18/2017
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How Will Capitalism End? Reflections on a Failing System

Duration: 00:52:29


Universities and their Cities: Urban Higher Education in America

8/14/2017
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Universities and their Cities: Urban Higher Education in America

Duration: 00:52:29


My Life, My Love, My Legacy

8/14/2017
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My Life, My Love, My Legacy

Duration: 00:52:29


Europe, Religion, Integration

7/3/2017
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Europe, Religion, Integration

Duration: 00:52:28


The Black (and White) Dream Dancers of the New England Past and Their Message for the Coming Generation

6/20/2017
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The Black (and White) Dream Dancers of the New England Past and Their Message for the Coming Generation

Duration: 00:52:30


An Elegant Hope: Despair as a Virtue after Nietzsche

6/16/2017
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An Elegant Hope: Despair as a Virtue after Nietzsche

Duration: 00:52:29


A Reading and Conversation with Irish poet, Harry Clifton

6/12/2017
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A Reading and Conversation with Irish poet, Harry Clifton

Duration: 00:52:28


Students are the Reporters

5/22/2017
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Students are the Reporters

Duration: 00:43:59


Universities and their Cities: Urban Higher Education in America

5/11/2017
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Universities and their Cities: Urban Higher Education in America

Duration: 00:52:29


The True Flag: Theodore Roosevelt, Mark Twain and the Birth of American Empire

5/5/2017
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The True Flag: Theodore Roosevelt, Mark Twain and the Birth of American Empire

Duration: 00:52:40


My Life, My Love, My Legacy - The Autobiography of Coretta Scott King

4/28/2017
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My Life, My Love, My Legacy - The Autobiography of Coretta Scott King

Duration: 00:52:30


Personal Agency and the Big Switch 1962-64: Thucydides, Bob Dylan and Stanley Kubrick

4/24/2017
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Personal Agency and the Big Switch 1962-64: Thucydides, Bob Dylan and Stanley Kubrick

Duration: 00:52:29

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