1619: Food, Sugar, and Race

1619: Food, Sugar, and Race

0094   |   October 21, 2019 1619: Food, Sugar, and Race http://feeds.soundcloud.com/stream/699550387-theamericanage-1619-food-sugar-and-race.mp3 The hosts talk about the history of food production in the United States and its connections to poverty, race, and slavery....
1619: Music, Blackface, and Performing Freedom

1619: Music, Blackface, and Performing Freedom

0093   |  Octobber 14, 2019 1619: Music, Blackface, and Performing Freedom http://feeds.soundcloud.com/stream/695636788-theamericanage-1619-music-blackface-and-performing-freedom.mp3 The hosts discuss the history of “performing blackness” in music, as well...
1619: Music as Cultural Appropriation

1619: Music as Cultural Appropriation

0092   |   October 07, 2019 1619: Music as Cultural Appropriation http://feeds.soundcloud.com/stream/691096204-theamericanage-1619-music-as-cultural-appropriation.mp3 The legacy of slavery is long, but should the criticism of it extend to musical appropriation? What...
1619: Beyond The New York Times Project

1619: Beyond The New York Times Project

0091   |   September 30, 2019 1619: Beyond The New York Times Project http://feeds.soundcloud.com/stream/687779368-theamericanage-1619-beyond-the-new-york-times-project.mp3 The hosts, along with new contributor Sarah Bond, discuss their impressions of the 1619...
Climate Change: What We’ve Learned

Climate Change: What We’ve Learned

0090   |   September 23, 2019 Climate Change: What We’ve Learned http://feeds.soundcloud.com/stream/684781711-theamericanage-climate-change-what-weve-learned.mp3 The podcast welcomes a new contributor, Sarah Bond, PhD, and the hosts reflect on their climate...
Climate Change: Art as Social Practice

Climate Change: Art as Social Practice

0089   |   September 16, 2019 Climate Change: Art as Social Practice http://feeds.soundcloud.com/stream/680141669-theamericanage-climate-change-art-as-social-practice.mp3 Contemplating the consequences of climate change is not only the purview of scientists. Artists...