Monthly Archives: November 2019

Lost in the Stacks, Episode 445: On Record: Tracing the Lifecycle of Political Archives


Guest: Sheryl Vogt, Director of the Richard B. Russell Library for Political Research and Studies at the University of Georgia Libraries.

First broadcast on November 8 2019.

Playlist at https://www.wrek.org/2019/11/playlist-for-lost-in-the-stacks-from-friday-november-8th-on-record-tracing-the-lifecycle-of-political-archives-episode-445/

Trust your archivists, folks!”

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Supercontext: Dirty Computer by Janelle Monáe


This 2018 concept album is about reckoning, celebrating, and reclaiming what it means to be American. We discuss how Monáe uses her platform to advocate for queer and black women while working with big record labels to also produce commercial success.

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Supercontext: Brian De Palma’s Carrie

 

This is a special repost of the first episode of our Patreon-only series, SuperKINGcontext.

Stephen King’s first novel was adapted into this 1976 cautionary movie about adolescence, bullying, and female representation by a team of middle-aged men. How does the male gaze impact this story that is so often referred to as “feminist”?

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