Saturday, October 31, 2009

New podcasts in October 2009 - Anne is a Man

First of all, in October we have had Blog Action Day 2009 during which 31000 blog posts about Climate Change were published all on October 15th. My own contribution can be reread under the #BAD09 tag.

In addition, there were ten podcasts that I reviewed for the first time:

History Podcasts:
Short History of Ireland (BBC) (review, site, feed)
Very charming daily podcast taking the listener through the history of Ulster and Eire in 5 minute issues.

Norman Centuries (review, site, feed)
The comeback of history podcast veteran Lars Brownworth. This series will tell us the history of the Normans.

European Civilization 1648 to 1945 (Yale) (review, site, feed)
General modern western history lecture series by Professor John Merriman.

History of India (UCLA) (review, site, feed)
Lecture series by Professor Vinay Lal taking us through Indian History from Indus Valley civilization to the modern day.

Other podcasts:
Husserl (review, site, feed)
Lecture series by John Drabinsky about Edmund Husserl, put in feed by Anne is a Man.

Political Economic and Social Thought (University of Wisconsin) (review, site, feed)
Political Science introduction from 25 years ago by Professor Charles W. Anderson

Laura Speaks Dutch (review, site, feed)
Straightforward language learning podcast, teaching you Dutch phrases and basic grammar.

Oorsmeer (VPRO) (review, site, feed)
(in Dutch) Satirisch nieuwsprogramma.

Kritisch Denken (review, site, feed)
(in Dutch) Sceptische podcast van de Vlaming Jozef van Giel.

Deutsche Klassiker (Deutsche Welle) (review, site, feed)
(in German) German Classics read to you by excellent readers.

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