Fordham Conversations
Tapping into the Fordham University community to discuss and uncover issues that impact our world locally and beyond.
A crash course in Low Power FM, media activism, pirate radio and why we should care about it...with Christina Dunbar-Hester, of  Fordham's McGannon Communication Research Center.
Direct download: focon042608.mp3
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This week on Fordham Conversations…school anxiety! We talk bad study habits, exam nightmares, and the uncertain role of universities in American life. Also…cutting class and getting caught.
Direct download: focon041908.mp3
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Is green the new black? Is mother nature in fashion...and does that mean that being "green" might go out of fashion? The environment and consumer culture, with Fordham media analyst Robin Andersen.
Direct download: focon041208.mp3
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For many of us, summer in New York means Coney Island…and for a lot of people, Coney Island means the freak show. We speak with Fordham English professor Leonard Cassuto about the history of the American freak show, why we liked it and why we stopped liking it…and why Oliver Sacks might be a kinder, gentler PT Barnum.
Direct download: focon040508.mp3
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