What Is The Point of All This?

SAT, OCT 12, 2019 (50:30)

Mike Duncan is one of the foremost history podcasters in the world. His award-winning series The History of Rome set the standard for episodic narrative history and inspired a generation of listeners.

In this talk he shares his thoughts on why we create and listen to podcasts. Why do we make podcasts? Why do we listen to podcasts? What does it mean to the community? What does it mean to an individual? What does it mean for us here today? In short, Duncan asks, what is the point of all this?

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+ BIO: Mike Duncan

Mike Duncan is one of the foremost history podcasters in the world. His award-winning series The History of Rome (set the standard for episodic narrative history and inspired a generation of listeners. His ongoing show Revolutions began in 2013 and has just begun its tenth season. He is also the author of the New York Times Bestseller The Storm Before the Storm: The Beginning of the End of the Roman Republic and is currently writing a biography of the Marquis de Lafayette. He lives in Paris with his family

Partner
Harvard Divinity School
Series
Sound Education Podcast Conference 2019