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KUT's Views and Brews host Rebecca McInroy brings together experts, historians, musicians and others to discuss topics and people in depth. Our forums are usually held at The Cactus Cafe in Austin on Tuesdays a couple times a month.

KUT's Views and Brews host Rebecca McInroy brings together experts, historians, musicians and others to discuss topics and people in depth. Our forums are usually held at The Cactus Cafe in Austin on Tuesdays a couple times a month.
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KUT's Views and Brews host Rebecca McInroy brings together experts, historians, musicians and others to discuss topics and people in depth. Our forums are usually held at The Cactus Cafe in Austin on Tuesdays a couple times a month.

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English


Episodes

V&B – Undocumented, Illegal, Unauthorized: Immigration and Trump’s America

12/5/2017
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NPR’s John Burnett guest hosts this discussion along with Joy Diaz of The Texas Standard, UT Law professor Denise Gilman, and ACC Student and “Dreamer” Cynthia Zapata, to talk about the past, present, and future of immigration in America. Recorded Tuesday, November 7th, 2017 at the Cactus Cafe in Austin, Texas.

Duration: 01:16:09


KUT Weekend – November 17, 2017

11/17/2017
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A coal-plant near Austin is set to close, delivering a major blow to the town of Rock Port. Plus, new reporting finding sexual harassment is pervasive at the Texas Capitol. And why merging at the last minute could help reduce traffic congestion. Those stories and more in this edition of KUT Weekend! Subscribe at http://weekend.kut.org

Duration: 00:29:58


V&B Extra-Mark Bowden

11/16/2017
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Views and Brews Extra is a podcast that brings you all the discussions we have off the Cactus stage. On this episode, KUT’s Rebecca McInroy talks with writer and journalist Mark Bowden, National Correspondent for The Atlantic and author of Black Hawk Down: The Story of Modern War. His latest book Hue: 1968 chronicles the...

Duration: 00:53:36


V&B – What Is A Woman?

11/7/2017
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Rebecca joins Taisia Kitaiskaia and Katy Horan, author and illustrator (respectively) of the new book Literary Witches: A Celebration of Magical Women Writers, and poet Florinda Bryant to take a look at what poetry, stories, and myths, can teach us about the construction of a woman’s identity today. Recorded at the Cactus Cafe Tuesday, October 24th, 2017.

Duration: 01:09:43


V&B – Two Guys on Your Head Live: The Psychology of Uncertainty

10/11/2017
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In this live taping of Two Guys on Your Head, Dr. Art Markman and Dr. Bob Duke join KUT’s Rebecca McInroy for “The Psychology of Uncertainty”. How can we make sense of tragedy, and how can we prepare ourselves emotionally and psychologically for the unpredictable? Recorded at the Cactus Cafe Tuesday, October 10th, 2017.

Duration: 00:56:02


The Secret Ingredient Live: Food and Trump’s Border Wall

3/28/2017
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The Lorano Long Conference brought many great thinkers and activists to the campus of The University of Texas in February to talk about, “New Perspectives on the Contemporary Food System in Latin America.” The Secret Ingredient Podcast’s Raj Patel, Tom Philpott and Rebecca McInroy took that opportunity to talk with Dr. Alexis Racelis from the...

Duration: 01:19:24


V&B – ADL & Transgender Studies Part 1

2/14/2017
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Views and Brews joined up with Equality Texas and The Anti-Defamation League of Austin to learn through the lenses of trans folks and the dad of a trans youth about what it means to be transgender. Listen back as KUT’s Rebecca McInroy hosts Dylan Forbis, Clair Bow, Ken Ballard, and Carmarion D. Anderson discuss what...

Duration: 00:53:04


V&B – Intersection of Policy & Scholarship

2/13/2017
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Tom Philpott of Mother Jones Magazine and KUT’s The Secret Ingredient leads the conversation with eminent economist James K. Galbraith and Michael Lind, co-founder of New America.

Duration: 01:09:10


V&B – The Psychology of Civic Engagement

11/9/2016
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Everything from what motivates people to vote, to why we’re much more politically polarized today than we’ve ever been. In this discussion, KUT’s Rebecca McInroy joins KUT’s Two Guys on Your Head (Dr. Art Markman and Dr. Bob Duke) and The Annette Strauss Institute for Civic Life to take a look at “The Psychology of Civic Engagement.”...

Duration: 01:09:16


V&B – Hoover Alexander [Part Two]

11/3/2016
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Explore the past, present and future of food in Austin with local legend Hoover Alexander alongside the hosts of The Secret Ingredient (Raj Patel, Tom Philpott and Rebecca McInroy). Hoover’s long career in cooking tracks incredible changes that have taken place in Austin— from The Night Hawk, to Good Eats, to Hoover’s—and his perspective can...

Duration: 00:27:00


V&B – Hoover Alexander [Part One]

11/3/2016
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Explore the past, present and future of food in Austin with local legend Hoover Alexander alongside the hosts of The Secret Ingredient (Raj Patel, Tom Philpott and Rebecca McInroy). Hoover’s long career in cooking tracks incredible changes that have taken place in Austin— from The Night Hawk, to Good Eats, to Hoover’s—and his perspective can...

Duration: 00:55:01


V&B – The Future of Theater

10/24/2016
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In this episode of Views & Brews, join KUT’s Rebecca McInroy in conversation with Kirk Lynn, Steve Moore, Katherine Catmull, Adrienne Dawes, Liz Fisher and Paul Soileau to talk about the past, present, and future of theatre. What is the role of theatre today? How can theatre help us understand authenticity, society, identity and ourselves?...

Duration: 00:56:11


V&B – Two Guys on Your Head – Brain Briefs Book Launch [Part Three]

10/13/2016
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Link to Part One. Link to Part Two. It’s a three-part discussion with KUT’s 2 Guys on Your Head, celebrating one great book! Join KUT’s Rebecca McInroy in conversation with Dr. Art Markman and Dr. Bob Duke to talk about their new book Brain Briefs: Answers to the Most (and Least) Pressing Questions About Your Mind....

Duration: 00:48:04


V&B – Two Guys on Your Head – Brain Briefs Book Launch [Part Two]

10/13/2016
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Link to Part One. It’s a three-part discussion with KUT’s 2 Guys on Your Head, celebrating one great book! Join KUT’s Rebecca McInroy in conversation with Dr. Art Markman and Dr. Bob Duke to talk about their new book Brain Briefs: Answers to the Most (and Least) Pressing Questions About Your Mind. We’ll talk about everything...

Duration: 00:25:36


V&B – Two Guys on Your Head – Brain Briefs Book Launch [Part One]

10/13/2016
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It’s a three-part discussion with KUT’s 2 Guys on Your Head, celebrating one great book! Join KUT’s Rebecca McInroy in conversation with Dr. Art Markman and Dr. Bob Duke to talk about their new book Brain Briefs: Answers to the Most (and Least) Pressing Questions About Your Mind. We’ll talk about everything from how to overcome...

Duration: 00:55:51


V&B Extra – Crisis in Music [Part One]

10/11/2016
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The Front Porch presents: The Crisis in Music: Austin Edition with Ted Gioia and Mayor Steve Adler, moderated by NPR’s John Burnett.

Duration: 00:59:03


V&B Extra – Crisis in Music [Part Two]

10/11/2016
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The Front Porch presents: The Crisis in Music: Austin Edition with Ted Gioia and Mayor Steve Adler, moderated by NPR’s John Burnett.

Duration: 00:51:23


V&B – Saul Williams & Angelbert Metoyer [Part Two]

10/4/2016
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In this special Views & Brews collaboration with The Warfield Center for African and African American Studies, KUT’s Rebecca McInroy joins artists Angelbert Metoyer and Saul Williams as they share their stories, and discuss art and activism, time, memory, politics, poetry, and much more. Link to Part One.

Duration: 00:29:15


V&B – Jazz & The Art of The Other [Part One]

9/27/2016
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Sigmund Freud wrote: “every normal person, in fact, is only normal on the average. One’s ego approximates to that of the psychotic in some part or other and to a greater or lesser extent.” How are we complicit in dehumanizing others, and how are we in turn, dehumanized? How do we cope with the unsettling...

Duration: 00:55:38


V&B: The Secret Ingredient: Feeding Austin’s Hungry

9/13/2016
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In this special edition of Views & Brews, KUT’s Rebecca McInroy joins the hosts of The Secret Ingredient, Raj Patel and Tom Philpott, as they talk with guests Edwin Marty, the Food Policy Manager for the City of Austin, and Erin Lentz, from the LBJ School of Public Affairs, to ask: Why are people starving in one of the...

Duration: 01:16:20

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