Tag Archives: community

Supercontext: Atlanta

Donald Glover once described his FX sitcom Atlanta¬†as “Twin Peaks for rappers.” As residents of the eponymous city, we were doubtful. But this show came through with a weird, wondrous take on our local African-American culture. Special guest Swain Hunt (Sidebar, The Metronome) joins us to discuss.
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Supercontext: Yahoo Screen

What went wrong with Yahoo Screen and its investment in a sixth season of Community? We look behind the business to try to figure out how a search engine whittled away the brand loyalty of a beloved TV show.

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Lost in the Stacks, Episode 319: Tactical Urbanism and Mobile Libraries

Guest: Gregory Walker of Houser-Walker Architecture.

First broadcast on September 23 2016.

Playlist at https://www.wrek.org/2016/09/playlist-for-lost-in-the-stacks-from-september-23rd-2016-tactical-urbanism-and-mobile-libraries-episode-319/

“How do we take back pieces of the public realm?”

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Lost in the Stacks, Episode 307: Giving All the Birds a Chance

“We’re going to make Twitter an essential part of the show.”

Guest: Erin Leach of the University of Georgia Libraries.

First broadcast June 17 2016.

Playlist at https://www.wrek.org/2016/06/playlist-for-lost-in-the-stacks-from-june-17th-2016-giving-all-the-birds-a-chance-episode-307/

 

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