History of Ideas – In Our Time

In Our Time
BBC Radio 4
Hosted by Melvyn Bragg

The podcast version of the BBC Radio 4 program, In Our Time, is an engaging intellectual discussion of the “history of ideas,” from a modern perspective. Host Melvyn Bragg invites guests to explore a myriad of subjects. Past topics have included: Catherine the Great, Human Evolution, Chaucer, Aeschylus’ Oresteia, Artificial Intelligence, and so forth. Their most recent show is about the Pilgrim Fathers of America and can be downloaded at their site, or via iTunes.

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