Episodes

Dec. 29, 2021

CHINA UNRAVELED WITH WRITER JASON SZEFTEL

Writer Jason Szeftel discusses the politics and economics of China. His podcast CHINA UNRAVELED covers in depth the complexities of Hong Kong and other issues China faces today.

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Dec. 21, 2021

THE STRUGGLE FOR WORLD SANITY WITH AUTHOR WAJID HASSAN

Author, speaker, healer and actor Wajid Hassan discusses the intersection of humanitarianism and environmentalism. He is one of the only Muslim-born authors writing about New Age philosophy and his book, The Struggle for Worl...

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Dec. 7, 2021

AUTISM ROCKS AND ROLLS WITH SAM MITCHELL

Sam Mitchell, a podcaster and owner of his own media company, is a successful teenager with autism. The creator and host of Autism Rocks and Rolls discusses his mission to change the perspective of autism and destigmatize the...

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Nov. 22, 2021

TAROT TALK WITH IZOLDA TRAKHTENBERG

Writer, storyteller and podcaster Izolda Trakhtenberg discusses how tarot cards can be used to build intuition, imagination, and storytelling skills. The Practical Tarot deck she created has been praised as a terrific tool to...

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Nov. 10, 2021

THE ETHEL ROSENBERG STORY WITH ALISA PARENTI

Journalist and author Alisa Parenti discusses the case against Julius and Ethel Rosenberg and her historical fiction novel featuring the "Atomic Spies."

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Nov. 4, 2021

WOMEN IN PODCASTING WITH URMI RAVAL

Podcast host, content creator, and creativity/life coach Urmi Raval discusses women in podcasting.

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Oct. 26, 2021

THE LAST HOUSE STANDING WITH DOCUMENTARY FILMMAKER GEORGE SIEGAL

Award-winning documentary filmmaker George Siegal discusses natural disasters and their impact on us and the urgent need for those living in disaster-prone areas to build or fortify their homes to withstand the wrath of Mothe...

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Oct. 19, 2021

FINISHING SCHUBERT’S UNFINISHED SYMPHONY WITH COMPOSER LUCAS CANTOR

Emmy-winning composer, producer, multi-instrumentalist and conductor, Lucas Cantor , discusses the world of music and finishing Schubert’s Unfinished Symphony with artificial intelligence.

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Oct. 11, 2021

LIFE WITH DOGS WITH AUTHOR COLIN DAYAN

Professor and author Colin Dayan discusses her passion for dogs and how her relationship with animals has shaped her life and work.

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Sept. 30, 2021

WHAT IS GEEK CULTURE WITH PODCASTER WILLIAM MORGAN

Podcaster William Morgan, host of The Geek Gauntlet , discusses geek culture and all things fandom.

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Sept. 23, 2021

DIGITAL NOMADS AND REMOTE WORKERS WITH INTERNATIONAL LIFESTYLE CONSUL…

International lifestyle consultant Emily Bron discusses remote work, life as a digital nomad, and retiring abroad.

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Sept. 17, 2021

SPEED KING WITH WRITER AND HISTORIAN MARCI LYNN MCGUINNESS

Writer and historian Marci Lynn McGuinness , the world expert on the Uniontown Speedway Board Track, discusses the evolution of motorsports and the daredevils who made it possible for us to go from carriage to automobile as a...

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Sept. 9, 2021

THE CUTTHROAT BUSINESS OF BOXING WITH JASON NAVE AND ADRIAN CLARK

Writers Jason Nave and Adrian Clark discuss the world of boxing and sports entertainment.

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Sept. 1, 2021

OFF THE ROAD AND ON A DIRT BIKE WITH MICHAEL JAMES

Motorsport journalist and screenwriter Michael James discusses the world of dirt bike racing and his new screenplay, which he describes as a “two-wheeled version of The Fast and Furious .”

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Aug. 23, 2021

FROM THE SEA TO THE WOODS WITH AUTHOR CHARLIE SHELDON

Author Charlie Sheldon discusses his tales and adventures in the Pacific Northwest on this episode of The Curious Professor.

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Aug. 13, 2021

BEING MIDDLE-AGED AND FEMALE IN HOLLYWOOD WITH SCREENWRITER CATHRYN A…

Screenwriter Cathryn Atkinson discusses her life and work as well as the challenges middle-aged women face in Hollywood on this episode of The Curious Professor.

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Aug. 6, 2021

WALKING HOME FROM THE ICU WITH NURSE PRACTIONER AND PODCASTER KALI DA…

Nurse practitioner and critical care consultant, Kali Dayton , discusses the life and work of an ICU nurse. Kali is the host of her own podcast, Walking Home from the ICU. Her mission is to humanize the ICU through improved …

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July 30, 2021

FRESH TRACKS AND THE ADAPTIVE SKIING MOVEMENT WITH FILM PRODUCER KATI…

Film producer Katie Leimkuehler discusses her documentary, Fresh Tracks , the incredible true story of her grandfather, Paul Leimkuehler, a pioneer of the adaptive ski movement.

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July 23, 2021

DANGEROUS CONJECTURES AND OTHER STORIES WITH AUTHOR BRIAN FINNEY

Award-winning author Brian Finney discusses the intersection of culture, politics, and fiction.

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July 15, 2021

ALIENS VS. BIGFOOT AND OTHER STORIES WITH DOCUMENTARY FILMMAKER JEREM…

Filmmaker Jeremy Norrie discusses the documentaries he’s made about Bigfoot, aliens, professional wrestling, MMA Fighting, and mindfulness meditation.

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July 9, 2021

WOMEN OF A CERTAIN AGE IN HOLLYWOOD WITH AUTHOR PAM MUNTER

Author and film historian, Pam Munter, discusses misogyny in Hollywood and the cost of institutional social oppression on the careers of women in film.

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July 2, 2021

SAVING STUYVESANT TOWN WITH AUTHOR AND COMMUNITY ADVOCATE DAN GARODNI…

Author and community advocate, Dan Garodnick, discusses his book, Saving Stuyvesant Town , the incredible true story of how one middle class community defeated the largest residential real estate deal in American history, an...

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June 21, 2021

THE UNRULY EARTH MOTHER LYNN MARGULIS WITH SCREENWRITER GABRIELL DEBE…

Award-winning/optioned screenwriter Gabriell DeBear Paye discusses her screenplay, THE UNSELFISH GENE, based on the life and work of evolutionary biologist and scientific rebel Lynn Margulis.

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June 9, 2021

THE CAMPING TRIP THAT SHAPED A CONSERVATION MOVEMENT WITH WRITER ANNE…

Writer Anne Katherine discusses the 1903 camping trip when environmentalist John Muir and President Theodore Roosevelt spent three nights in the wilderness together and how it inspired the conservation movement in the United ...

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