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Pod-Club

Pod-Club

DATE: Wednesday 14 October 2020

TIME: 5:30am - 6:30am

LOCATION: Zoom



Listening to podcasts can be a great way to broaden your knowledge and insight into a wide array of subjects, and let's face it, sometimes we are too tired to read one more thing, be it academic or fiction! So we are starting a Pod-Club, we will suggest a few podcasts, fiction and non-fiction in a poll below (and on twitter) for you to vote on, then join us fortnightly for a Pod-Club-chat over zoom!

Before each podcast session we will have an option of a fictional piece or non-fictional podcast episode for you to vote on. Voting closes at noon the Friday before the session, and the winning podcast will be announced via email and twitter.

14th October. Pod-Club - Black History Month
For the first session we are highlighting that October is Black History Month, with a selection of podcasts on this topic.



For this session we are proposing that we either listen and discuss an episode from Black History Year on racial depictions in Hollywood or a short story by Toni Morrison.

  1. Black History Year - " Destroying the Narrative White Hollywood Created" (37 min)
    Listen or read more here: https://open.spotify.com/episode/03iRzxUTNb8d1Lk55EKHyU?si=zVxgSqb6T7uawp9K6GZ1hQ

  2. Toni Morrison's "Recitatif" (49 min)
    Listen or read more here: https://open.spotify.com/episode/72TNAAjXUorl4pv6WLaoce?si=DSMXvsQDQ1KzWV_5Omz1vg 
    Pdf version available here.


VOTE HERE!

Voting will close at noon on the Friday before the Pod-club Wednesday, and will announced via email and Twitter.
Link to zoom session will also be emailed to all members, so remeber to register as a member of the society to get all the info! (and then check your spam!)