Winning Slowly

There are plenty of podcasts that will tell you how the latest tech gadget or “innovation” will affect the tech landscape tomorrow, but there aren’t that many concerned with the potential impact of that tech in a decade—much less a century. In a culture obsessed with now, how can we make choices with a view for tomorrow, next year, and beyond? 25–35-minute episodes released the first and third Wednesdays of the month.

Eine durchschnittliche Folge dieses Podcasts dauert 31m. Bisher sind 156 Folge(n) erschienen. Alle 9 Tage erscheint eine Folge dieses Podcasts.

Gesamtlänge aller Episoden: 3 days 11 hours 34 minutes


episode 10: 8.10: The Printing Press as an Agent of Change—Explained

The Printing Press as an Agent of Change—Explained


 June 3, 2020  34m

episode 11: 8.11: The Printing Press as an Agent of Change—Analogs to the Internet

The printing press and the internet are often compared. How similar in impact are they really?


 June 17, 2020  35m

episode 12: 8.12: Dark Matters: On the Surveillance of Blackness—Explained

Digging into Simone Browne’s application of critical race theory to surveillance studies.


 July 8, 2020  34m

episode 13: 8.13: Dark Matters: On the Surveillance of Blackness—Examined

Discussing Simone Browne’s epistemology, ideas, and arguments: what persuaded us, and what didn’t?


 July 23, 2020  37m

episode 14: 8.14: The Real World of Technology—Explained

Discussing Ursula Franklin’s arguments regarding practical matters of technology and governance


 August 6, 2020  41m

episode 15: 8.15: The Real World of Technology—Examined

Points of disagreement and agreement with Ursula Franklin’s arguments


 August 20, 2020  41m

episode 16: 8.16: Evolution as a Religion—Explained

What had Mary Midgley so incredibly angry in the 1980’s, and what did she do about it?


 September 2, 2020  28m

episode 17: 8.17: Evolution as a Religion—Examined

We argue with Mary Midgley on how she did what she did, more than what she did.


 September 16, 2020  34m

episode 18: 8.18: Contact—Explained

Another book from the ’80s, but hey: at least this one is fiction!


 October 7, 2020  27m

episode 19: 8.19: Contact—Examined

Thinking about Carl Sagan's views on belief, and how they relate to religion and science


 October 22, 2020  36m