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Light On Light Through

By Paul Levinson

Award-winning author Paul Levinson offers more or less monthly commentary and interviews about popular culture, tv, movies, new new media, space travel, good food, music, art, the works... and readings from his science fiction stories.

  1. 1.
    Insurrection, Trump, Impeachment, More01/11/2021
    58:42
  2. 2.
    Review of Bridgerton: Alternate Jane Austen01/03/2021
    6:33
  3. 3.
    Review of the Blumhouse Horror Quartet12/23/2020
    15:12
  4. 4.
    Review of The Queen's Gambit12/04/2020
    6:53
  5. 5.
    Review of The Undoing11/30/2020
    18:02
  6. 6.
    Tiger King: A McLuhanesque Perspective11/26/2020
    8:21
  7. 7.
    Why Did the Polls Get So Much Wrong Again in 2020 US Election?11/22/2020
    20:56
  8. 8.
    Review of The Crown season 411/19/2020
    7:56
  1. 9.
    Why Did So Many People Vote for Trump?11/10/2020
    12:49
  2. 10.
    Truth Wins in the Marketplace of Ideas, Even When Situated in Social Media11/07/2020
    11:29
  3. 11.
    Grounds for Optimism the Day after the Election11/04/2020
    5:45
  4. 12.
    U.S. Senate vs. Twitter10/30/2020
    47:53
  5. 13.
    Review of Borat Subsequent Moviefilm10/25/2020
    9:05
  6. 14.
    Why the US Gov Going after Google is Not a Good Idea10/23/2020
    29:49
  7. 15.
    Running Scared10/08/2020
    8:29
  8. 16.
    Review of Utopia10/04/2020
    7:10
  9. 17.
    Review of Raised by Wolves 6-1010/02/2020
    16:33
  10. 18.
    Trump Ban of TikTok Violates the First Amendment09/18/2020
    30:51
  11. 19.
    Review of Amazing Stories (2020) on Apple+ TV 1-509/12/2020
    22:12
  12. 20.
    Review of Raised by Wolves 4-509/11/2020
    9:17
  13. 21.
    Review of Raised by Wolves 1-309/04/2020
    9:58
  14. 22.
    Report on Day Two of the 2020 Republican National Convention08/26/2020
    6:18
  15. 23.
    Captain Phil interviews Paul Levinson about the 2020 Democratic National Convention08/25/2020
    50:00
  16. 24.
    Report on Day Four of 2020 Democratic National Convention08/21/2020
    8:59
  17. 25.
    Report on Day Three of 2020 Democratic National Convention08/20/2020
    5:30
  18. 26.
    Report on Day Two of 2020 Democratic National Convention08/19/2020
    5:59
  19. 27.
    Report on Day One of 2020 Democratic National Convention08/18/2020
    7:45
  20. 28.
    Defending the Postal Service08/15/2020
    8:24
  21. 29.
    Kamala Harris: The First Step Back from the Precipice08/12/2020
    7:15
  22. 30.
    Why I Think America Is Not Permanently Unraveling08/09/2020
    8:04
  23. 31.
    Three Absentias08/06/2020
    13:18
  24. 32.
    SpaceX Splashdown08/02/2020
    9:42
  25. 33.
    The Safdies08/02/2020
    9:48
  26. 34.
    The Return of Unsolved Mysteries07/25/2020
    10:16
  27. 35.
    Survival of the Media Fit07/23/2020
    56:13
  28. 36.
    Media Determinism07/17/2020
    17:10
  29. 37.
    Justice in America: The View from the Jury07/05/2020
    30:59
  30. 38.
    The Problem of Police Authority07/04/2020
    12:09
  31. 39.
    Politics and Media in History07/03/2020
    1:08:17
  32. 40.
    Star Trek: Picard and Discoveries Reviewed04/18/2020
    21:27
  33. 41.
    Paul Levinson virtual concert at HELIOsphere04/09/2020
    1:04:56
  34. 42.
    Captain Phil interviews Paul Levinson about his New Album 'Welcome Up', and Trump01/31/2020
    51:27
  35. 43.
    Patrick Rands Debuts "Welcome Up" in Boston01/23/2020
    1:29:08
  36. 44.
    The Crown seasons 1-3: A Review11/30/2019
    17:28
  37. 45.
    The Irishman - a review11/28/2019
    11:09
  38. 46.
    The Man in the High Castle: review of extraordinary final Season 411/16/2019
    12:02
  39. 47.
    Paul Levinson reads in 1999 from The Silk Code10/13/2019
    17:57
  40. 48.
    Captain Phil interviews Paul Levinson about his New Music, Science Fiction, and Trump08/05/2019
    1:48:12
  41. 49.
    Trump and the Media02/01/2019
    35:12
  42. 50.
    CP interviews PL about his Music, Views of Trump, and Ultima Thule01/02/2019
    1:36:39
  43. 51.
    The Village Voice Goes Silent12/12/2018
    19:45
  44. 52.
    Making a Murderer: Frightening Reflection of Justice in America10/25/2018
    19:12
  45. 53.
    The Man in the High Castle: review of superb Season 310/08/2018
    21:54
  46. 54.
    Captain Phil Interviews Paul Levinson 208/23/2018
    44:35
  47. 55.
    Captain Phil Interviews Paul Levinson08/16/2018
    1:00:19
  48. 56.
    review of Philip K. Dick's Electric Dreams Season 103/05/2018
    36:57
  49. 57.
    Paul Levinson reads from Robinson Calculator12/07/2017
    14:51
  50. 58.
    The Omnipotent Ear11/02/2017
    26:47
  51. 59.
    Paul Levinson reads from Marilyn & Monet07/28/2017
    29:41
  52. 60.
    The Man in the High Castle - review of superb Season 212/21/2016
    24:50
  53. 61.
    The Affair season 211/16/2016
    43:53
  54. 62.
    A Conversation with Linda Kaplan Thaler09/16/2015
    52:10
  55. 63.
    Interview with John Glenn08/02/2015
    37:32
  56. 64.
    Philip K. Dick on Television02/23/2015
    9:31
  57. 65.
    Predestination and TV 12 Monkeys01/30/2015
    21:32
  58. 66.
    The Affair season 112/23/2014
    40:36
  59. 67.
    Bones 100 and 20012/13/2014
    16:35
  60. 68.
    Why I Am Against Net Neutrality12/09/2014
    10:08
  61. 69.
    Three Time Travel Movies12/07/2014
    19:24
  62. 70.
    Outlander: First Half Season12/03/2014
    18:05
  63. 71.
    The Sopranos Revisited11/01/2014
    53:00
  64. 72.
    The Selfie and Marshall McLuhan10/26/2014
    16:45
  65. 73.
    Amazon vs. Hachette: I Stand with Amazon10/22/2014
    17:45
  66. 74.
    The Last Train to Margaretville10/14/2014
    41:48
  67. 75.
    Marshall McLuhan and the Kindle11/09/2013
    17:51
  68. 76.
    Science Fiction and Music11/08/2013
    28:12
  69. 77.
    Occupy Wall Street Chronicles, Part 111/24/2011
    53:08
  70. 78.
    Voice Mail from Marshall McLuhan, 197811/07/2011
    8:34
  71. 79.
    Unconstitutional Wars04/27/2011
    8:12
  72. 80.
    Time to Say Goodbye to Nuclear Energy04/17/2011
    7:16
  73. 81.
    China Goes Totalitarian about Time Travel04/13/2011
    9:53
  74. 82.
    Kojo Nnamdi's NPR Interview with Paul Levinson about New New Media11/21/2010
    51:16
  75. 83.
    MSNBC Wrong to Suspend Keith Olbermann11/08/2010
    15:49
  76. 84.
    The Chronology Protection Case10/03/2010
    43:40
  77. 85.
    Paul Levinson Talks about His Music09/25/2010
    1:13:27
  78. 86.
    The Lincoln Penny and the VDB Litho: An Interview with Illustrator Joel Iskowitz08/08/2010
    34:16
  79. 87.
    Concerns about Kagan's First Amendment Position05/13/2010
    11:18
  80. 88.
    Why the Arizona Immigration Law is Unconstitutional05/01/2010
    10:18
  81. 89.
    Astronauts Right to Criticize Obama on Space04/17/2010
    14:03
  82. 90.
    FlashForward Reviewed: First 10 Episodes03/18/2010
    1:06:38
  83. 91.
    My Prius Is Fine03/11/2010
    6:36
  84. 92.
    Memo to ABC-TV and Cablevision: Stop Extorting Your Viewers03/07/2010
    3:50
  85. 93.
    New New Media and Religion02/28/2010
    11:37
  86. 94.
    A January 2010 TV Review Sampler01/28/2010
    45:03
  87. 95.
    Leno, Conan, and New New Media01/23/2010
    54:44
  88. 96.
    Weep Not for Newspapers11/30/2009
    16:38
  89. 97.
    How Does It Feel To Have A Book Published?10/31/2009
    53:54
  90. 98.
    Rob Sawyer Talks About FlashForward!09/18/2009
    45:58
  91. 99.
    An Introduction to New New Media08/08/2009
    34:00
  92. 100.
    Moon 4007/20/2009
    12:04
  93. 101.
    Sotomayor vs. First Amendment: An Interview with Avery and Lauren Doninger06/30/2009
    1:04:29
  94. 102.
    Star Trek: Reborn, Reset, Resplendent05/09/2009
    16:01
  95. 103.
    Author and Critic: Perilous Symbiosis04/12/2009
    23:47
  96. 104.
    Asimov's Foundation and Herbert's Dune Trilogies as Sources of Philosophy03/12/2009
    22:31
  97. 105.
    The Future of Media02/02/2009
    28:38
  98. 106.
    Conversation with Greenburgh NY Town Supervisor Paul Feiner about Blogging, Obama, and Caroline Kennedy01/16/2009
    52:37
  99. 107.
    I'm A Progressive Libertarian01/02/2009
    13:59
  100. 108.
    24 Season 6 Plus Redemption12/26/2008
    1:20:24
  101. 109.
    Cyberbullying and a Remedy: The Music of the Truth on Earth Band, and an Interview12/12/2008
    44:36
  102. 110.
    Lost 4 and 1311/22/2008
    52:19
  103. 111.
    Lost 4 and 803/23/2008
    1:08:03
  104. 112.
    Science Fiction in the New Golden Age of Television02/17/2008
    23:34
  105. 113.
    Barack Obama and Hillary Clinton02/10/2008
    18:09
  106. 114.
    Interview with Analog Editor Stan Schmidt!12/02/2007
    29:01
  107. 115.
    Conversation with Ken Hudson/Kenny Hubble: Second Life!11/18/2007
    40:53
  108. 116.
    Interview with Rich Sommer - Mad Men's Harry Crane!10/28/2007
    29:53
  109. 117.
    First Year Anniversary Party!10/22/2007
    27:34
  110. 118.
    Modest Political Proposal via Podcast: How About Working for the Best Candidates in =Both= Parties10/14/2007
    24:40
  111. 119.
    Celebrating Sputnik10/06/2007
    19:13
  112. 120.
    Interview with Obama Girl Producer Ben Relles!09/13/2007
    29:02
  113. 121.
    Violence and Videogames: The Truth09/03/2007
    27:10
  114. 122.
    The Sloan Ranger Interviews Paul Levinson about Media Misreporting of Ron Paul08/24/2007
    29:12
  115. 123.
    Sedition! A Conversation with Mark Shanahan08/14/2007
    36:53
  116. 124.
    The Media Disenfranchising of Ron Paul08/11/2007
    18:29
  117. 125.
    Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: The View from New York07/25/2007
    15:02
  118. 126.
    Harry Potter and the iPhone07/20/2007
    13:38
  119. 127.
    A Conversation with Robert J. Sawyer!06/24/2007
    28:55
  120. 128.
    Lost New Questions05/28/2007
    17:45
  121. 129.
    Exclusive TV Predictions - Finales for 24, Heroes, and Lost!05/20/2007
    20:30
  122. 130.
    Harry Potter and the Refutation of Illiteracy05/13/2007
    22:03
  123. 131.
    Memo To Networks: Tell Us Which Candidates Are Raising Their Hands!05/06/2007
    19:37
  124. 132.
    My Sweet Prius: Part II04/29/2007
    20:24
  125. 133.
    John Edwards' Favorite Book: The Trial of Socrates04/22/2007
    17:33
  126. 134.
    Four Imus Fallacies04/15/2007
    24:14
  127. 135.
    The Tudors and Rome: Golden Ages on Television04/08/2007
    25:02
  128. 136.
    Galactica Dylan04/01/2007
    19:23
  129. 137.
    Cops Cracking Down On Journalists - Again!03/25/2007
    21:55
  130. 138.
    The Four Phils03/18/2007
    27:05
  131. 139.
    Free Josh Wolf03/11/2007
    24:59
  132. 140.
    Gore Back On Center Stage03/04/2007
    23:21
  133. 141.
    Dummy in the HOV Lane02/25/2007
    19:06
  134. 142.
    Lost: Anatomy of a Loss02/18/2007
    25:44
  135. 143.
    How To Research Ancient History for Science Fiction02/11/2007
    29:28
  136. 144.
    Blockbuster, Netflix, the Web: The Future of Watching Movies out of Theaters02/04/2007
    23:56
  137. 145.
    How Goes the Ship of Free Speech?01/28/2007
    22:03
  138. 146.
    Keith Olbermann, Jack Bauer, and Samuel Taylor Coleridge01/21/2007
    26:31
  139. 147.
    What on Earth Are They Doing to Poor Pluto?01/13/2007
    29:20
  140. 148.
    diGGin' Round: Further Adventures in Gate Opening01/07/2007
    19:54
  141. 149.
    The Stuff of the Cosmos12/31/2006
    21:09
  142. 150.
    Trader Joe's and Mo'12/24/2006
    26:45
  143. 151.
    The Goldplated Globes: What They Missed On Television12/16/2006
    21:59
  144. 152.
    The Wire Season 4 in 20 with Driis Speaking On Stringer12/09/2006
    26:31
  145. 153.
    Almost Walkin On Sunshine12/02/2006
    27:37
  146. 154.
    Every Eye's A Camera, Every Ear's A Mike11/26/2006
    17:01
  147. 155.
    The New James Bond - or, The Man Without the Golden Pun11/20/2006
    6:27
  148. 156.
    Time Travel in Fiction and Fact11/18/2006
    29:23
  149. 157.
    TV Roundup - The Field in Mid-November11/10/2006
    23:07
  150. 158.
    Elective Media11/07/2006
    12:48
  151. 159.
    The Wire Without Stringer11/04/2006
    13:51
  152. 160.
    A Cranky Look at Eastern Standard Time10/29/2006
    5:00
  153. 161.
    Wikipedia: The Open Gates of Knowledge10/28/2006
    8:55
  154. 162.
    Kidnapped & Battlestar Galactica - Leading the TV pack at quartertime10/23/2006
    7:12
  155. 163.
    Prius and the Reunion of Talking and Walking10/21/2006
    4:16

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