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The Endless Knot

By Mark Sundaram & Aven McMaster

Aven & Mark discuss etymology, history, literature, language, and cocktails, and the sometimes surprising connections between them all.

  1. 1.
    Episode 72: Dispatches from VidCon 201907/16/2019
    2:06:05
  2. 2.
    Episode 71: Enlisting Imagination under the Banner of Science06/18/2019
    1:20:13
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    Episode 70: Carly Silver05/17/2019
    1:23:41
  4. 4.
    Episode 69: The Spirit of the Age04/01/2019
    1:46:28
  5. 5.
    Episode 68: Glossed in Translation03/15/2019
    1:26:18
  6. 6.
    Episode 67: Mortal Republic, by Edward Watts02/18/2019
    1:14:22
  7. 7.
    Episode 66: Writing Myth with Amalia Dillin01/18/2019
    1:07:02
  8. 8.
    Episode 65: Reindeer Games12/11/2018
    1:19:37
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    Episode 64: The History of the English Language with Kevin Stroud11/16/2018
    1:10:29
  2. 10.
    Episode 63: Sound Education Conference Report11/12/2018
    1:33:21
  3. 11.
    Episode 62: Etymological Ghosts10/22/2018
    1:14:11
  4. 12.
    Episode 61: Classing up our Languages?09/30/2018
    1:26:33
  5. 13.
    Episode 60: What We Did on Our Summer Vacation08/24/2018
    1:11:58
  6. 14.
    Quick Announcement 06/28/2018
    2:17
  7. 15.
    Episode 59: From the Sublime to the Romantic06/08/2018
    1:21:00
  8. 16.
    Episode 58: Symposium!05/18/2018
    53:46
  9. 17.
    Episode 57: Freebooting, Piracy, & Copyright04/26/2018
    1:18:30
  10. 18.
    Episode 56: Linguistic Discrimination, with The Vocal Fries04/11/2018
    1:11:26
  11. 19.
    Episode 55: Our Pet Topic (part two, with cats)03/21/2018
    45:39
  12. 20.
    Episode 54: Our Pet Topic (part one)02/28/2018
    43:27
  13. 21.
    Episode 53: Tiki or Not Tiki?02/15/2018
    58:50
  14. 22.
    Episode 52: Race & Racism in Ancient & Medieval Studies, Part Two: Responses01/31/2018
    1:42:00
  15. 23.
    Episode 51: Race & Racism in Ancient & Medieval Studies, Part One: the Problem01/17/2018
    1:22:11
  16. 24.
    Episode 50: Translating the Odyssey, with Emily Wilson01/03/2018
    1:04:57
  17. 25.
    Episode 49: Stocking Stuffers & Christmas Treats12/20/2017
    1:21:32
  18. 26.
    Episode 48: Talking Teaching with Mythtake!12/06/2017
    1:13:34
  19. 27.
    Episode 47: Why Bob Dylan Matters, with Richard Thomas11/22/2017
    1:03:48
  20. 28.
    Episode 46: Mike Duncan & The Storm before the Storm11/08/2017
    1:19:55
  21. 29.
    Episode 45: Costumes & the Language of Fashion10/27/2017
    1:17:12
  22. 30.
    Episode 44: "Us" & "Them" in the Ancient & Anglo-Saxon Worlds10/13/2017
    1:12:18
  23. 31.
    Episode 43: Hercules the Much-Filmed09/27/2017
    59:22
  24. 32.
    Episode 42: Bugging Out!09/13/2017
    1:03:46
  25. 33.
    Episode 41: Arrival, Linguistics, & Time08/30/2017
    54:01
  26. 34.
    Episode 40: The Cottage, Language, & Poetry08/17/2017
    1:00:37
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    Episode 39: From Fossil Hunters to Mammoth Cheese07/19/2017
    50:30
  28. 36.
    Episode 38: Wonder Woman & the Amazons07/05/2017
    1:01:04
  29. 37.
    Episode 37: What is a Recipe? with Laura Carlson06/20/2017
    1:06:36
  30. 38.
    Episode 36: Looking for the Legend in Guy Ritchie's King Arthur06/07/2017
    58:00
  31. 39.
    Episode 35: Season to Taste05/26/2017
    49:25
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    Episode 34: The Gimlet & the Diseases of Colonialism 05/10/2017
    53:40
  33. 41.
    Episode 33: Purple, Pink, & Brown04/28/2017
    52:44
  34. 42.
    Episode 32: Ariadne's Clue04/13/2017
    1:17:25
  35. 43.
    Episode 31: #CreateICG03/22/2017
    58:43
  36. 44.
    Episode 30: Baba Brinkman & Peer-Reviewed Rap03/10/2017
    1:13:02
  37. 45.
    Episode 29: Evolution, with Ray Belli02/27/2017
    1:01:03
  38. 46.
    Episode 28: Coach, or The History (& Future?) of Education02/17/2017
    1:11:34
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    Episode 27: Yellow & Orange01/31/2017
    1:08:56
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    Episode 26: Rogue One01/14/2017
    1:05:46
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    Episode 25: Twelve Days12/06/2016
    53:40
  42. 50.
    Episode 24: Talking Turkey11/21/2016
    53:15
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    Episode 23: Dirk Gently11/14/2016
    59:56
  44. 52.
    Episode 22: Jack o'Lantern10/26/2016
    41:28
  45. 53.
    Episode 21: Haggard Hawks10/10/2016
    1:00:12
  46. 54.
    Episode 20: Blue & Green09/12/2016
    1:08:54
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    Episode 19: Beef08/02/2016
    1:00:29
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    Episode 18: Beer07/13/2016
    48:50
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    Episode 17: Loaf06/15/2016
    54:49
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    Episode 16: Red05/18/2016
    56:01
  51. 59.
    Episode 15: Stephen Le04/25/2016
    1:02:19
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    Episode 14: Cocktail04/08/2016
    43:13
  53. 61.
    Bonus: #WhanThatAprilleDay04/01/2016
    1:53
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    Episode 13: Album03/03/2016
    50:32
  55. 63.
    Episode 12: David Hein & Irene Sankoff02/18/2016
    33:05
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    Episode 11: Cuckold02/07/2016
    55:21
  57. 65.
    Patreon Announcement01/26/2016
    1:50
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    Episode 10: James Andean01/25/2016
    1:30:39
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    Episode 9: The Force Awakens01/15/2016
    55:19
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    Episode 8: Yule12/17/2015
    25:58
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    Episode 7: The Story of Narrative11/09/2015
    36:37
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    Brief Announcement10/31/2015
    2:52
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    Episode 6: Paddle Your Own Canoe09/28/2015
    54:11
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    Episode 5: Janice Liedl09/14/2015
    46:34
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    Episode 4: Carpe Diem!08/31/2015
    37:56
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    Episode 3: From Plato to Pluto08/07/2015
    56:10
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    Episode 2: A Detective Story07/28/2015
    40:57
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    Episode 1: Introduction to The Endless Knot07/06/2015
    22:56

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