What’s in a Word? Part 3: The Public Humanities

Guest: Ian Afflerbach of Georgia Tech and the University of North Georgia

Dr. Afflerbach returns to talk about the uses, abuses, and necessity of the public humanities.

Host: Charlie Bennett

 

Direct link: http://northavenuelounge.samsm.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/05/NAL_20170522.mp3

 

What’s in a Word? (Postmodernism)

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Guest: Ian Afflerbach

Charlie invites Dr. Ian Afflerbach back to the show to talk about the curious word “postmodernism” and why it was once so important to the academy.

Host: Charlie Bennett

 

Direct link: http://northavenuelounge.samsm.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/12/NAL_20161212.mp3

Hostapalooza

(l to r) Shannon, Charlie, Cris, Amanda

(l to r) Shannon, Charlie, Cris, Amanda

Guests: Not a one

Your four North Avenue Lounge hosts once again gather to discuss matters important and unimportant!

Host: All of them

 

Direct Link: http://northavenuelounge.samsm.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/11/NAL_1128.mp3

Tantrum

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Guests: Kate Sweeney and Alison Harney

We talk with the co-hosts of the Atlanta live reading series (and podcast) Tantrum, a show about raising children.

Host: Charlie Bennett

 

Direct link: http://northavenuelounge.samsm.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/11/NAL_1121.mp3

Ian Afflerbach

Herbert Hoover and Franklin Roosevelt on Inauguration Day, 1933.

Herbert Hoover and Franklin Roosevelt on Inauguration Day, 1933.

Guest: Ian Afflerbach

Charlie talks with Professor Ian Afflerbach about the short history of the word “liberal” in American politics.

Host: Charlie Bennett

 

Arlo Aldo

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Dave Manchester of Arlo Aldo

Guest: Dave Manchester of Arlo Aldo

Charlie speaks with the frontman for Pittsburgh-based Arlo Aldo about performance, recording, family, and playing in living rooms. Features three songs from the new album, House & Home.

Host: Charlie Bennett

 

Kris Bolz and Joe Pettis

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Guests: Kris Bolz and Joe Pettis

Charlie talks to the co-producers of 8-Bit Comedy Night about performing in Atlanta, running shows, and the most perfect skee-ball vs. whack-a-mole answer ever.

Host: Charlie Bennett

 

Direct link: http://northavenuelounge.samsm.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/06/NAL8BITCOMEDY.mp3