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    Ideas - Sapiens - Yuval Noah HarariJan 12, 2015 | 53:58Ideas Sapiens - Yuval Noah Harari Audio
    Ideas Sapiens - Yuval Noah Harari Jan 12, 2015 | 53:58"There were humans long before there was history," writes Yuval Noah Harari. Professor Harari's book "Sapiens: A Brief History of Humankind" is an international best-seller.
    Ideas - Belonging: The Paradox of Citizenship - The Cosmopolitan EthicNov 12, 2014 | 53:58Ideas Belonging: The Paradox of Citizenship - The Cosmopolitan Ethic Audio
    Ideas Belonging: The Paradox of Citizenship - The Cosmopolitan Ethic Nov 12, 2014 | 53:58Part 3 of the 2014 CBC Massey Lectures by Adrienne Clarkson. In accepting the difference, and the equality of others, we engage in the 'cosmopolitan ethic' - an understanding of the relationship between personal beliefs and public engagement.
    Ideas - Wachtel On The Arts - Liv UllmannMar 17, 2015 | 54:00Ideas Wachtel On The Arts - Liv Ullmann Audio
    Ideas Wachtel On The Arts - Liv Ullmann Mar 17, 2015 | 54:00Eleanor Wachtel talks to remember Norwegian actress and director Liv Ullmann about her fascinating career, through all its phases, and the passion that continues to drive her work.
    Ideas - The Motorcycle is YourselfDec 2, 2014 | 53:58Ideas The Motorcycle is Yourself Audio
    Ideas The Motorcycle is Yourself Dec 2, 2014 | 53:58Robert Pirsig's Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance has been called the most widely read book of philosophy ever written. Forty years after its publication, Tim Wilson revisits an extraordinary interview he did with its author.
    Ideas - Crossing the LineAug 4, 2015 | 53:59Ideas Crossing the Line Audio
    Ideas Crossing the Line Aug 4, 2015 | 53:59When does a joke go too far and actually cross 'the line'? And what defines the line: individual taste or social convention? Writer and performer Mark Leiren-Young delivers the 2014 Harvey Stevenson Southam Lecture at the University of Victoria.
    Ideas - Chris Hedges: War is a drugFeb 9, 2015 | 53:57Ideas Chris Hedges: War is a drug Audio
    Ideas Chris Hedges: War is a drug Feb 9, 2015 | 53:57Pulitzer Prize winner Christopher Hedges spent decades as a war correspondent before the suffering he witnessed became too much to bear. In the fall of 2014, he gave a lecture at Ryerson University in Toronto. He later joined Paul Kennedy in conversation.
    Ideas - Visions of Fire, Part 1 (Encore Nov 24, 2008)Jul 27, 2015 | 54:00Ideas Visions of Fire, Part 1 (Encore Nov 24, 2008) Audio
    Ideas Visions of Fire, Part 1 (Encore Nov 24, 2008) Jul 27, 2015 | 54:00Ideas about fire, domesticated and wild, past and present, bringer of life and death and life again. This "fire opera" by Max Allen features fire historian Stephen Pyne with a chorus of fire enthusiasts and fire fighters.
    Ideas - Belonging: The Paradox of Citizenship - The Glory that was GreeceNov 11, 2014 | 53:58Ideas Belonging: The Paradox of Citizenship - The Glory that was Greece Audio
    Ideas Belonging: The Paradox of Citizenship - The Glory that was Greece Nov 11, 2014 | 53:58Part 2 of the 2014 CBC Massey Lectures by Adrienne Clarkson. In ancient Greece, the great general Pericles set the stage for a new idea in the world: democracy, and its necessary inhabitant, the citizen.
    Ideas - Walking Matters, Part 2Mar 19, 2014 | 53:59Ideas Walking Matters, Part 2 Audio
    Ideas Walking Matters, Part 2 Mar 19, 2014 | 53:59Ever since our ancestors rose to their feet, our species has been defined by walking upright. But the act involves our minds as well as our bodies. Marilyn Powell explores the world of walking and what it means to us.
    Ideas - The Myth of the Secular, Part 3 (Encore Oct 23, 2012)Jul 16, 2015 | 53:58Ideas The Myth of the Secular, Part 3 (Encore Oct 23, 2012) Audio
    Ideas The Myth of the Secular, Part 3 (Encore Oct 23, 2012) Jul 16, 2015 | 53:58Early in the post-colonial era, politics in most Muslim countries were framed in secular and nationalist terms. During the last thirty years, the Islamic revival has dramatically changed this picture. David Cayley talks to anthropologist Saba Mahmood.
    Ideas - Not With The EyesAug 7, 2015 | 53:58Ideas Not With The Eyes Audio
    Ideas Not With The Eyes Aug 7, 2015 | 53:58Psychoanalyst Adrienne Harris and Shakespeare scholar M.J. Kidnie discuss the politics of gender and love in Shakespeare's time and ours.
    Ideas - The Ballad of Tin EarsMay 6, 2014 | 53:59Ideas The Ballad of Tin Ears Audio
    Ideas The Ballad of Tin Ears May 6, 2014 | 53:59Many of us love to sing, but we're not all good at it. Some of us can't even carry a tune and are told not to sing. Tim Falconer dives into neuroscience, psychology -- and music itself -- to find out why he's a bad singer.
    Ideas - Legends of the Kainai (Mar. 30, 2010 Encore)Apr 19, 2013 | 54:00Ideas Legends of the Kainai (Mar. 30, 2010 Encore) Audio
    Ideas Legends of the Kainai (Mar. 30, 2010 Encore) Apr 19, 2013 | 54:00Dramatizations of the old stories of the Blackfoot of southern Alberta, provide a glimpse into this ancient culture's sacred beliefs, traditions and heroes
    Ideas - A History of ViolenceMar 20, 2015 | 53:58Ideas A History of Violence Audio
    Ideas A History of Violence Mar 20, 2015 | 53:58Mass murder, senseless violence, random brutality. The human thirst for atrocity is at the heart of what psychologist Jordan Peterson has to say, in a talk he gave at the Stratford Festival, and in conversation with Paul Kennedy.
    Ideas - Wachtel on the Arts - Liv Ullmann Part 2Aug 27, 2015 | 27:29Ideas Wachtel on the Arts - Liv Ullmann Part 2 Audio
    Ideas Wachtel on the Arts - Liv Ullmann Part 2 Aug 27, 2015 | 27:29

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