By James Shelley
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Curious Public is all about questions and conversation. It is a place to gather together for intentional, real-time dialogue about issues and ideas. Hosted and produced by James Shelley in tandem with friends from the city of London, Canada.
||CleanThe Colonizer and the Colonized||In this episode, Jeremy Nathan Marks and I discuss reading The Colonizer and the Colonized by Albert Memmi for our book club.||6/11/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanBut I’m not doing anything wrong!||This conversation was prompted by imaging responses to the comment, “I’m not doing anything wrong, so why should I worry about privacy?” This episode was recorded at Innovation Works on Thursday, May 24, 2018, with Emma Blue, Stuart Clark,||6/4/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanPamphlets and Dialogues: On Facilitating Peace||In this conversation, Jeremy Nathan Marks and I discuss his new endeavour to crowd-source a pamphlet — and a broader dialogue — about the nature of peace.||5/28/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanAn Interrogation of ‘Reconciliation’||This is a podcast about ‘reconciliation’ in Canada. We’re thinking about reconciliation in quotation marks because we want to critically analyze the narratives, power dynamics, potential pitfalls, practices, and consequences unfolding around us.||5/10/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanWhat is the Future of Gender in Canadian Society?||What is on the horizon for feminism? How has a heightened awareness of LGBT2Q+ experiences shifted our understanding about the nature of gender? Does the men’s rights movement reflect coherent concerns about masculine identity?||4/21/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanAlcohol to Opioids: Part 2||Curious Public goes on the road to visit the Middlesex-London Health Unit to talk with Christopher Mackie (Medical Officer of Health) and Ana Ning (Associate Professor in Sociology) about psychoactive substances in our community.||4/6/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanWhat was your experience of reading ‘Brother’ by David Chariandy?||Four Londoners share their reflections about participating in One Book One London||3/12/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanBlank Panther, Violence, and The Wretched of the Earth||Is violence a viable means for achieving one's liberation? Is Killmonger's strategy justifiable? And importantly: who gets to decide?||3/7/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanA Story Behind Every Street||Everything about every human-designed space comes down to human decisions. Who makes them?||2/28/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanWhat do people mean when they say, ‘Science’?||Or: when I say 'evidence-based', what do you think I am saying?||2/20/2018||Free||View in iTunes|