#Society & Culture
Conversations with a wide range of people about their favorite books, songs & movies.
Our first episode is a conversation with writer Kris Duncan. Her favorite Book, Song and Movie: White Oleander, by Janet Fitch Legacy of Sadness, by Ron Pope The American President, directed by Rob Reiner Kris Duncan’s own book, Hello Beautiful
Our second conversation is with Greg Garst, a landscape architect in Virginia. His favorite book, song and movie are: The Hobbit, by JRR Tolkein 100,000 Years, by KISS (1975 Kiss Alive version) E.T. directed by Stephen Spielberg A link to the Billy Strings Lord of the Rings show Greg references here
Our third conversation is with Laura Little, a Principal Educational Consultant from West Virginia. Her favorite book, song and movie are: A Wrinkle in Time, by Madeleine L’Engle Wish You Were Here, by Pink Floyd The Commitments, directed by Alan Parker
Our fourth conversation is with Dr. Susan Jennings Lantz, an Associate Professor of Business Communications at West Virginia University. Her favorite book, song and movie are: A Wrinkle in Time, by Madeleine L’Engle Both Sides Now, by Judy Collins Jackie Brown, directed by Quentin Tarantino Articles of Susan’s: Review of the Wrinkle in Time movie On Female Archetypes
After two episodes in West Virginia, we head up to Maine to talk to Harland Turner, a professional mariner who’s been working at sea for 30 years. His favorite book, song and movie are: Watership Down, by Richard Adams Purple Rain, by Prince Open Range, directed by Kevin Costner
In this episode we get some Cuban flavor with Hank Costa, a retired USMC Lt. Colonel and current digital services planner at the Pentagon. His favorite book, song and movie are: The Old Man and the Sea, by Ernest Hemingway Guantanamera, by Playing for Change Casablanca, directed by Michael Curtiz Hank also references this Hemingway documentary by Ken Burns and Lynn Novick, and the song Patria y Vida, which he refers to as ‘Guantanamera for a new generation.’
For this conversation we head up to the province of Quebec, from where Eric St-Pierre shares his set of favorites with a distinctly French Canadian flavor: The Fat Woman Next Door Is Pregnant by Michel Tremblay Let It Go by Luba Kill Bill directed by Quentin Tarantino
Time to cowboy up and hit the trail with Fritz Rote, with a little hippie love thrown in for good measure. Fritz’s favorites: Lonesome Dove by Larry McMurtry Forever Young by Bob Dylan Unforgiven directed by Clint Eastwood
Today we indulge our taste for complexity, with three epic favorites from Donald DiPaula. Donald is a patent attorney who lives in Falls Church, Virginia. His favorite book, song and movie are: The Book of the New Sun by Gene Wolfe Far Beyond the Sun by Yngwie Malmsteen Rosencrantz and Guildenstern Are Dead, directed by Tom Stoppard
What does it take to be a world-class vocalist? Why are fairy tale curses so universally appealing? What’s with that 1980’s synthesizer music? We explore these questions and more in writer Ann Claycomb’s favorite book, song and movie: The Song of the Lark by Willa Cather Taking You Home by Don Henley Ladyhawke directed by Richard Donner Ann’s own novels, The Mermaid’s Daughter and Silenced, can be found here.
Badar Tareen wears a lot of hats. A civil rights lawyer by day, he is also an internationally performing stand-up comedian. Oh, he’s a filmmaker, too. Today Badar takes some time from his busy schedule to talk about his favorite book, song and movie: Interpreter of Maladies by Jhumpa Lahiri Dreams by the Cranberries The Shawshank Redemption directed by Frank Darabont Badar’s monthly comedy show in Washington DC: Brown Town Badar’s short horror film: Breathe During the podcast Badar also references Coke Studio, a popular Youtube channel for Pakistani music
Walter White’s got nothing on this guy. Chemistry teacher, football coach and golf coach Jim Cancellari takes a time out to talk about his favorite book, song, and movie: Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban, by JK Rowling Paradise City by Guns N’ Roses Major League, directed by David S. Ward It’s better than blue meth, I swear.
On one hand our guest Matt Konopka is a hard-charging emergency manager and ultra endurance athlete. On the other he’s a real sucker for 1980’s nostalgia. Check out his favorite book, song and movie to see how he squares that circle: Can’t Hurt Me by David Goggins Space Age Love Song by A Flock of Seagulls The Breakfast Club directed by John Hughes
Clara Hardy is a social worker in Providence, Rhode Island, out there making a better place for those who need it most. Let’s see what book, song and movie inspire her to fight the good fight: Savage Inequalities by Jonathan Kozol Fast Car by Tracy Chapman Harold and Maude, directed by Hal Ashby Clara’s website is claraforri.com
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'StarCatcher - the Podcast' is a trip down memory lane, with stories about some of the great Hollywood legends, as told by the man who was there when they said it - John Frederick, author of the top-selling book 'StarCatcher - True Life Hollywood Fantasies'. John has some 50 films and documentaries to his credit. StarCatcher features stories about Hollywood icons, including Bob Hope, John Wayne, Ernest Borgnine, Barbara Eden, Humphrey Bogart, Charlton Heston, Glenn Ford, James Drury, Julie Harris and many other Hollywood legends, as well as former Presidents, plus numerous sports stars, including Joe Namath, Tiger Woods and Muhammed Ali. The Podcast is informative, inspirational and deliciously entertaining.
TV & Film·Film History
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The mission of our podcast is to support you, our listeners and to create community, as you confront the toughest challenges in life. All of us will experience health hardships. The real question is how we adapt. That is the focus of It Happened To Me, which wants to help you overcome limitations and live a full and satisfying life. Drawing on their own health challenges, hosts Cathy Gildenhorn and Beth Glassman interview guests who share stories and research to help you succeed in the face of difficult health obstacles. It happened to me…I’m not alone and neither are you. We encourage you to learn more at ItHappenedToMePod.com. Please use the contact form on our website to submit your guest suggestions, comments, questions, ideas, and feedback for the show, you can also email us directly at ItHappenedToMePod@gmail.com. It Happened To Me is created and hosted by Cathy Gildenhorn and Beth Glassman. Steve Holsonback is our media engineer and co-producer. DNA Today’s Kira Dineen is our marketing lead and co-producer. Ashlyn Enokian is our graphic designer. And remember, it happened to me…I’m not alone and neither are you.
Life Sciences·Health & Fitness·Personal Journals·Medicine·Science·Society & Culture
a podcast that was made for you as a parent of an autistic child (or a parent with concerns)! a place you can go for reliable and reputable information. i’m Dr. Tay, a licensed child psychologist and parental mindset coach specializing in autism. i have supported 100s of autistic children and their families and have been in the autism field for over a decade. each week we will discuss topics that directly impact your life. from providing psychoeducation about autism and neurodiversity to talking about your personal growth, well-being, and evolution as a parent, we dive into it all. ***disclaimer: not clinical advice, for educational purposes only*** join the evolve Facebook community >> facebook.com/groups/evolveautism where I do an exclusive Q+A about the episode topic each week. AND subscribe to this podcast by hitting the plus or follow button so you don't miss an episode.
Parenting·Education·Science·Kids & Family·Self-Improvement·Social Sciences
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Parenting·Society & Culture·Kids & Family·Personal Journals
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The most essential news stories from the world of ecommerce in 7 minutes or less. ‘This Week Above the Fold’ not only keeps you up to date with the news from the industry - Ascential Digital Commerce’s experts tell you exactly what it means for you and your business. Delivered to you by Senior Editor & Specialist at Ascential and host of the Mastering Metail podcast, Emma Irwin. This series is produced by Claus Cancel with sound design from Ines Cetenji.
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