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Listeners is a show about the craft and power of listening. We talk with media and communication experts, thought leaders, doers, and innovators whose ideas can amplify the quality of our dialogue and interactions. Listeners is produced by the Agora Journalism Center, the gathering place for innovation in communication and civic engagement at University of Oregon's School of Journalism and Communication.
||Clean#11: Gabe Howe - Finding the Literal Common Ground||Gabe Howe is the Executive Director of the Siskiyou Mountain Club. The group works to maintain and promote remote trail systems in southwest Oregon. Gabe finds that when volunteers from different walks of life and diverse backgrounds come together in...||12/7/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean#10: Jennifer Brandel - Public Powered Journalism||What happens to journalism when the public gets to choose the topics they’re curious about? “Public powered journalism” is the ongoing experiment the co-founder and CEO of Hearken Jennifer Brandel is working on to make journalism more responsive..||11/29/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean#9: Chris Nye - A Pastor's Problem||When writer and pastor Chris Nye moved from an affluent Oregon suburb to San Francisco's Tenderloin district, his work as a pastor was turned upside down. Chris Nye is the author of Distant God, and his new book Less of More is due in spring of...||11/9/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean#8: Gary Noesner - FBI Hostage Negotiator||Gary Noesner was the FBI negotiator at Waco in 1993, where David Koresh and the Branch Davidians waged a 51-day siege against authorities. This is just one of the many high-profile cases Gary has worked on, and we wondered what a career in negotiating..||11/1/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean#7: Celeste Headlee - How To Have Better Conversations||Being in the hosting chair of public radio for almost 20 years made Celeste Headlee discover how bad most of our conversations are. What are we doing wrong? And how can we make it right? Show notes & links: https://www.celesteheadlee.com...||8/9/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean#6: Julian Treasure - Conscious Listening for a Healthy Democracy||In an era of angry pundits, attack journalism, and click-bait, how can we re-train ourselves to listen consciously and embrace healthy disagreement? https://www.juliantreasure.com/ Julian’s book How To Be Heard: Secrets for Powerful Speaking &...||8/2/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean#5: Megan Finnerty - The Storyteller’s Project||Seven years after starting the Arizona Storyteller’s project, Megan Finnerty has watched her project expand to 22 cities across the United States. We talk about why people are drawn to live storytelling events, what goes into putting them on, and...||7/26/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean#4: DJ & Warren Waldow - Political Listening||DJ hates Trump. His dad Warren loves Trump. How can a father and son maintain a loving relationship when their political differences have reached a breaking point?||7/19/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean#3: Jesikah Maria Ross - Problem Solving Through Storytelling||How does journalism change if the comment section happens before the article is written? Jesikah Ross is the founder of the Story Circle, a curated storytelling event with citizens who share stories about the issues affecting their communities.||7/12/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean#2: Matthew Olson: The Cost of Listening||Growing up in a devout Jehovah’s Witnesses community, Matthew Olson struggled to come to terms with being gay. When he finally started listening to himself instead of those around him, a new life began - but at a high cost.||7/6/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean#1: Joy Mayer - Building Trust for Civil Dialogue||How do journalists earn the trust of their communities? As the director of the Trusting News Project, Joy Mayer breaks down practices of engaged journalism and explains why credibility is key for effective communication. She and Andrew talk about...||6/27/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanWelcome||We’re excited to announce a brand new podcast series called Listeners, a show about the craft and power of listening.||6/21/2018||Free||View in iTunes|