Pop, the Question
By Pennoni Honors College, Drexel University
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"Pop, the Question" is a spirited dialogue about popular culture, produced by Pennoni Honors College at Drexel University. Hosted by Dr. Melinda Lewis, the series engages in conversations with guests about the ways in which popular culture intersects with their interests, research, and fields of study.
||CleanAn Apple Conspiracy (S2-E13, Doug Gerichten)||Apples are nature’s candy, as well as a popular m…||12/12/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe Western Hero (S2-E12, Dave "D.B.” Jones)||Once upon a time in America, Westerns ruled the f…||11/16/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanDemons Don’t Buy Kitty Litter (S2-E11, Johnpaul Golaski)||Horror punk godfather and musician Glenn Danzig b…||10/22/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanGlitz, Glamour, and Shoulder Pads (S2-E10, Maren Larsen)||"Working Girl" and its protagonist Tess McGill se…||9/20/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanGuilty Pleasure Songs (S1-E9, Various Guests)||Music is instrumental to self-exploration, identi…||7/19/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanSweatpants and Stilettos (S1-E8, Jenny Carolina-Bell)||"Keeping Up With the Kardashians" has pivoted rea…||6/22/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanIndie, Eclectic, Undefinable (S1-E7, Darren Walters)||When the music industry emerged from the shadows …||5/17/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThis Thing Is Gonna Blow (S1-E6, Nick Barber)||While archeologists have Indiana Jones, geologist…||4/23/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanAll How You Frame It (S1-E5, Jamar Nicholas)||A cartoonist draws inspiration from a spectrum of…||3/22/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanCelebrity Crushes (S1-E4, Various Guests)||A celebrity crush is a rite of passage for people…||2/15/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanSerendipity in Science (S1-E3, Lloyd Ackert)||In the 19th Century, the pursuit of truth and hol…||1/19/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe Gift of Kick-Ass (S1-E2, Kevin Egan)||The 1988 Oscar-nominated film "Die Hard" challeng…||12/13/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe Cult of the Superhero Movie (S1-E1, Ann Alexander)||Superhero fans, actors, and production companies …||11/13/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
This podcast needs to be twice as long. Each episode is so different, discussing pop culture in all its forms. It’s so fun and so hard to remind yourself it’s a podcast and not a conversation that you can actually join in while listening... but that’s a huge part of the fun of it! It’s really thought provoking and well done.
Fun topic, great pacing, great banter and insight.
Love this Podcast
Dr. Melinda Lewis is an absolute treasure