The Celsius1414 Journal


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"On the Air" by Alan Levine

I have gone through podcast phases in the past, but ever since I got a cheap bluetooth thing in my car so I can listen to them on my car speakers, listening is constant. My current lineup (subject to change and other whim-induced subs and unsubs):

ALOUD @ Los Angeles Public Library

Conversations, Readings and Performances — Where Los Angeles engages with today’s top writers, thinkers, and performers to listen, learn, and exchange ideas.

BBC Radio 4 Books and Authors

This podcast features Open Book and A Good Read. In Open Book Mariella Frostrup talks to authors about their work. In A Good Read Harriett Gilbert discusses favourite books.

BBC Radio 4 Food Programme

Investigating every aspect of the food we eat.

BBC Radio 4 In Our Time

Melvyn Bragg and guests discuss the history of ideas.

BBC Radio 4 Ramblings

Clare Balding joins notable and interesting people for a walk through the countryside.

BBC Radio 4 Soul Music

Series about pieces of music with a powerful emotional impact.

Designer Notes

Why do we make games? Every designer has a different and very personal answer to that question. Soren Johnson, founder of Mohawk Games, sits down with noted designers to find out by examining their careers as a whole.

The Hidden History of Los Angeles

A podcast which explores the lesser known aspects of Los Angeles history.

The History of English Podcast

The Spoken History of a Global Language.

HOME: Stories from LA

What do we mean when we talk about home? Brought to you by Bill Barol.

KCRW's Good Food

Evan Kleiman's taste of life, culture and the human species.

PRI: Echoes Interviews

A weekly interview from Echoes, the soundscape of ambient, new acoustic and world fusion music on public radio and on-line.

Project Moonbase

The Historic Sound of the Future

Radio Imagination

Join us as we use the archives of Octavia E. Butler to examine the work, influence and legacy one of the world’s most unique voices.

Savory Road with Jeff Baker

Join Jeff and Donna Baker on their podcast as they talk about their adventures on the road and their food discoveries in Southern California.

Spontaneanation with Paul F. Tompkins

A completely improvised show, from monologue to interview to narrative sketch. Join Paul, his special guests, his incredibly talented improviser friends, and accompanist Eban Schletter for an hour of comedy that none of them ever see coming.

Three Moves Ahead

Every week a panel of knowledgeable gamers with strong opinions meets to talk about the strategy and war games of the day, design issues and games in the wider world.

Alan Watts Podcast

In addition to his 28 books, Alan Watts delivered hundreds of public lectures and seminars the recordings of which have been preserved in the archives of the Electronic University. Alan's eldest son Mark Watts has reviewed and cataloged these talks to prepare them for public broadcast.