Life in the Foam
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A show about media in the 21st century and the consequences of digital technology. How do things hold together when everyone can live in their own little world?
||CleanEpisode 007 – Down the Rabbit Hole with Fredrik Knudsen||With over 300,000 YouTube subscribers, Fredrik Knudsen has well-earned his success as a documentary film maker. His carefully researched, thoughtfully produced series Down the Rabbit Hole sets a high bar for interesting, respectful, and honest explorati||11/17/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 006 – The Trivium with Rachel Fulton Brown||A conversation with Medievalist Professor Rachel Fulton Brown on the relationship between the Classic Trivium and its relation to digital media today. Professor Fulton Brown’s Fencing Bear at Prayer Blog Academic website including course syllabi An||11/14/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 005 – Many McLuhans Symposium||On September 21, 2018 I attended the Many McLuhans Symposium at the Thomas Fisher Rare Books Library in Toronto! Here is a journey through my takeaway from the event, told through excerpts and interviews, featuring many wonderful academics, McLuhan fami||10/18/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 004 – Paul Levinson||Professor Paul Levinson, PHD, teaches Communication and Media Studies at Fordham University in New York City and is the author of many books, including The Digital McLuhan. In this ground-breaking episode we delve deep into McLuhanalia, the historical i||9/18/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 003 – Social Media||A broad conversation on Social Media with Don Talton, automation expert, media psychology grad student, and creator of the SafeNews media rating service. We talk history of the net, privacy and cultural problems, and the 2016 Election with lots of great||9/11/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 002 – Harold Channer||An interview with television broadcaster Harold Channer, who has been interviewing guests on his hour-long television show Conversations with Harold Channer in New York City since 1973. With over 4000 hours of recorded interviews, Mr. Channer is one of||8/6/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 001 – Media Studies||This is the first episode of Life in the Foam, where I chat about media studies, early internet history, and many other interesting topics with regulars! Not scripted or themed.||8/6/2018||Free||View in iTunes|