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Boston University World of Ideas

WBUR

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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Location:

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

Philosophy of Popular Culture: Skepticism, Care, and Ordinary Life

12/8/2017
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Philosophy of Popular Culture: Skepticism, Care, and Ordinary Life

Duration: 00:52:28


Locating Love in Islamic Studies

12/1/2017
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Locating Love in Islamic Studies

Duration: 00:52:29


Human Rights and Violent Internal Conflict

11/22/2017
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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

11/17/2017
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Addressing the Recognition Gap: Destigmatization Strategies and the Production of Inequality

Duration: 00:52:29


Poets Phillis Levin and Peter McDonald

11/9/2017
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Poets Phillis Levin and Peter McDonald

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The Dark Races of the Pacific World: Reading Race, Immigration, and Empire in Pauline Hopkins and the Colored American Magazine

11/3/2017
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The Dark Races of the Pacific World: Reading Race, Immigration, and Empire in Pauline Hopkins and the Colored American Magazine

Duration: 00:52:29


Berlin Calling: A Story of Anarchy, Music, the Wall, and the Birth of the New Berlin

10/27/2017
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Berlin Calling: A Story of Anarchy, Music, the Wall, and the Birth of the New Berlin

Duration: 00:52:29


Dear Sister: Phyllis Wheatley’s Pleasures

10/20/2017
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Dear Sister: Phyllis Wheatley’s Pleasures

Duration: 00:52:28


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

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