The Classical Ideas Podcast

By Gregory Soden

Religion matters not only for personal reasons, but also for social, economic, political, and military purposes. Today, religion is implicated in nearly every major national and international issue. The goal of The Classical Ideas Podcast is to empower listeners with the core knowledge of major world religions to improve citizenship and agency in a diverse society.

  1. 1.
    EP 215: Transnational Online Shinto and Educational YouTube w/Kaitlyn Ugoretz
    1:00:00
  2. 2.
    EP 214: Social Media and Hinduism w/Dr. Dheepa Sundaram
    56:59
  3. 3.
    EP 213: Ecological Ethics in the Jewish Community Farming Movement w/Dr. Adrienne Krone
    50:59
  4. 4.
    EP 212: Heaven Narratives w/Dr. Brook Wilensky-Lanford
    43:35
  5. 5.
    EP 211: Paid Family Leave and the Catholic Church w/Dr. Annie Selak
    53:01
  6. 6.
    EP 210: Muslim Women and French Anti-Separatism w/Sahar Ahmed
    47:00
  7. 7.
    EP 209: Muslim Philanthropy and Pillars Fund w/Kashif Shaikh
    1:09:42
  8. 8.
    EP 208: Medieval Queer Magic w/Kersti Francis
    1:11:00
  1. 9.
    EP 207: A conversation w/ Dr. Felipe Hinojosa and Dr. Arlene Sánchez-Walsh
    1:11:03
  2. 10.
    EP 206: How God Becomes Real w/Dr. Tanya Luhrman and Dr. Brian Carwana
    50:38
  3. 11.
    EP 205: Texts After Terror w/Dr. Rhiannon Graybill
    53:00
  4. 12.
    EP204: Roman Catholic Womanpriests w/Dr. Jill Peterfeso
    1:09:47
  5. 13.
    EP 203: Early Christian Magic w/Dr. Shaily Patel
    50:59
  6. 14.
    EP 202: Himalayan Histories w/Swati Chawla
    1:00:00
  7. 15.
    EP201: Tibetan Buddhist philosophy and Gorampa Sonam Senge w/Dr. Constance Kassor
    59:59
  8. 16.
    EP200: Early Christian Deathscapes w/Sarah F. Porter
    1:00:52
  9. 17.
    EP 199: Trafficking Hadassah and Book of Esther w/Dr. Ericka Shawndricka Dunbar
    59:40
  10. 18.
    EP 198: Protestant Sex Scandals w/Dr. Suzanna Krivulskaya
    53:01
  11. 19.
    EP 197: We Who Must Die Demand a Miracle and MCC San Francisco w/Dr. Lynne Gerber
    1:20:03
  12. 20.
    EP 196: Sacred Sites, Indigenous History, and Spanish Colonialism w/Abel Gomez
    1:06:00
  13. 21.
    EP 195: Black religion, Music, and Friendship w/Ambre Dromgoole
    47:00
  14. 22.
    EP 194: Your Life is Meditation w/Mark Van Buren
    56:00
  15. 23.
    EP 193: A Life in Buddhism w/Gary Gach
    1:25:55
  16. 24.
    EP 192: Ripples in the Universe, QANON, and January 6 w/Dr. Susannah Crockford
    1:05:33
  17. 25.
    EP 191: Affect Theory and Religion w/Dr. Donovan Schaefer and Dr. Brian Carwana
    50:00
  18. 26.
    EP 190: "Abusing Religion" w/Dr. Megan Goodwin
    1:07:04
  19. 27.
    EP 189: The Lives of Objects w/Dr. Maia Kotrosits
    47:30
  20. 28.
    EP 188: Hope in a Secular Age w/Dr. David Newheiser
    1:01:08
  21. 29.
    EP 187: The Saint Makers w/Joe Drape
    50:19
  22. 30.
    EP 186: Awakening My Heart w/Andrea Miller
    55:00
  23. 31.
    EP 185: Stories from Baltimore 21217 w/Karim Amin
    56:59
  24. 32.
    EP 184: Mural Art and Latinx Islam w/Dr. Harold Morales
    52:41
  25. 33.
    EP 183: Identifying Roots w/Dr. Richard Newton
    1:02:33
  26. 34.
    EP 182: Dr. Steven M. Taylor and "The Clear Light: Spiritual Meditations and Reflections"
    52:05
  27. 35.
    EP 181: Carving the Divine and Busshi with Yujiro Seki
    50:29
  28. 36.
    EP 180: Firefighter Zen w/Hersch Wilson
    44:02
  29. 37.
    EP 179: "Hidden Zen" w/Meido Moore
    1:00:52
  30. 38.
    EP 178: The Spirituality of Dag Hammarskjöld w/Dr. Roger Lipsey
    1:04:00
  31. 39.
    EP 177: Dharma Relief and the Essence of Chan w/Guo Gu
    57:04
  32. 40.
    EP 176: Pentecostals in America w/Dr. Arlene Sánchez Walsh
    53:00
  33. 41.
    EP 175 - Japanese Buddhist Art: KU Meets KU
    1:12:59
  34. 42.
    EP 174: Religion and Film with Dr. S. Brent Plate
    1:00:00
  35. 43.
    EP 173: "Lifeblood of the Parish" w/Dr. Alyssa Maldonado-Estrada
    56:00
  36. 44.
    EP 172: Teaching Classical Ideas w/Jonathan McFarland
    1:10:01
  37. 45.
    EP 171: In Memory of George Frissell
    1:32:52
  38. 46.
    Ep 170: What Mindfulness Is and Where It Comes From w/Dr. Sarah Shaw
    45:00
  39. 47.
    EP 169: "The Lover and The Jealous" w/Dr. Laury Silvers
    1:19:51
  40. 48.
    Ep 168: Ayahuasca and Icaros w/Chris Hannah (Propagandhi)
    45:19
  41. 49.
    EP 167: Tibetan Buddhism, Gender, and the Life of Mingyur Peldron w/Dr. Alison Melnick Dyer
    41:00
  42. 50.
    EP 166: Jewish Sexual Ethics w/Dr. Rebecca Epstein-Levi
    35:13

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