episode #57 month of June

Nature is booming and animals happily multiplying. June is about vivacity and colourfulness of life. June is about the beginning of astronomical summer, summer solstice in the Northern Hemisphere and midsummer night celebration. William Shakespeare: Midsummer Night's Dream The course of true love never did run smooth. Lysander, Act I I know a bank where… Continue reading episode #57 month of June

episode #56 chemistry

The meeting of two personalities is like the contact of two chemical substances: if there is any reaction, both are transformed.Carl Gustav Jung  Clive Staples Lewis in his book The Four Loves is dividing following: eros ( romantic love), storge (affection), philia (friendship), agape (charity). Lewis is separating love into two categories—Need-love, where something is… Continue reading episode #56 chemistry

episode #55 euphoric joy

Aristophanes says human beings were initially round (their sides and backs formed a circle), had four arms and legs, and one head with two faces which looked in opposite directions. As such, humans were very powerful. So Zeus decided to “cut them in two [so] they will be diminished in strength.Plato: The Symposium, Aristophanes gives… Continue reading episode #55 euphoric joy

episode #51 origin of language

Spoken word David Sergeant: A Language of Change read by Tamsin Greig Music Gorillaz: Seattle Yodel Los Vega & Selma Hayek: La Bruja (Son Jarocho) [Frida OST] Gipsy Kings: Habla Me Asian Dub Foundation: Journey Miles Davis: Two Bass Hit Gotan Project feat. Juan Carlos Careres: Notas  Vinicio Capossela: Zamoanó Alice Russell: Mirror Mirror On… Continue reading episode #51 origin of language

episode #49 spring in April

The Romans gave this month the Latin name Aprilis. The traditional etymology is from the verb aperire, "to open", and truly trees and flowers begin to 'open', which is supported by comparison with the modern Greek use of word  ‘opening’ for spring. Most of Roman months were named in honour of divinities, and as April… Continue reading episode #49 spring in April

episode #43 women’s right to

Spoken Word Jo Belle: Doggerland read by Maxine Peake Music Gipsy King: Mujer Universal Robot Band: Disco Boogie Woman Hint: One Woman Army The Hollies: Long Cool Woman Freak Power: Moonbeam Woman Gorillaz (feat. Joan As Police Woman): Simplicity Bobby McFerrin: Thinking About Your Body The Cinematic Orchestra: The Awakening Of A Woman (Burnout) Topic… Continue reading episode #43 women’s right to

episode #42 February

Spoken word Dante Alighieri: The Divine Comedy reciting Benedict Cumberbatch Music Koop: The Moonbounce Lemongrass: Les Affaires Bonobo: Flutter Gorillaz: Spitting Out The Demons Pink Floyd: Money Beastie Boys: Eugene's Lament Basement Jaxx: Kissalude Björk: Joga Donald Byrd: Just My Imagination (Running Away With Me) Jamiroquai: Just Another Story The Drifters: Some Kind Of Wonderful… Continue reading episode #42 February

episode #41 February

Spoken Word Simon Armitage: Last Snowman read by Tamsin Greig Music Gorillaz (feat. Beck): The Valley of The Pagans  Eden Ahbez: Eden's Island Junior Boys: Under the Sun Thundercat: For Love I Come African Dreams: Make A Living Ashford & Simpson: Stay Free Sebastien Tellier: La Ritournelle F.R. David: Music Songs of Green Pheasant:  I… Continue reading episode #41 February

episode #40 names & days

Spoken word J. R. R. Tolkien reciting Namárië Music The 5.6.7.8’s: Jane in the Jungle Ella Fitzgerald: Alexander's Ragtime Band Jose Roberto Bertrami & His Modern Sound: Joanna Spiritual South: Calypso Blues Gorillaz: Dirty Harry   Jai Paul: Jasmine Belleruche: Alice Florence + The Machine: Patricia Charlotte Gainsbourg: Anna Franz Ferdinand: Katherine Kiss Me Lana… Continue reading episode #40 names & days

episode #39 daffydowndilly

Spoken Word  William Shakespeare: Eileen Atkins as Emilia in Othello ‘If wives do fall’ Music Grandmaster Flash & the Furious Five: Internationally Known Pt.1 N.E.R.D.: Thrasher Gorillaz: Interlude Penthouse Gorillaz: Stylo Parov Stelar Trio: At The Flamingo Bar (Original Mix) Towa Tei: Private Eyes Erik Truffaz: Snake Charmer Man Why Tony: Irises and Daffodils Daft… Continue reading episode #39 daffydowndilly