How does a popular TV show adapt and accommodate the pandemic?
New episode features organizers of Antiracism project at University of Maryland.
The future of the English Department cannot be the same as its past.
Apple | Spotify | Google | Stitcher | TuneIn | CastBox | ListenNotes Last week Netflix released an original series, The Chair, starring Sandra Oh, and created by Amanda Peet and Annie Julia Wyman. The show tracks the personal and professional life of Ji-Yoon Kim, during her first semester as Chair of the English Department at fictional Pembroke University. Over the next few episodes of The American Vandal Podcast, we’ll be featuring conversations not only about the show itself, as a cultural […]
Special Emancipation Week Episode of The American Vandal Podcast!
Final episode of second season of The American Vandal Podcast focuses on antitrust in Mark Twain’s Gilded Age and our own.
New episode of American Vandal preview Summer Teachers Institute.
Apple | Spotify | Google | Stitcher | TuneIn | CastBox | ListenNotes A new episode of The American Vandal Podcast features the co-editors of Teaching With Tension: Race, Resistance, & Reality in The Classrooom (Northwestern, 2019). In their introduction to this collection, they write that the book “advances pedagogical scholarship by examining the discourse of race in a particular cultural moment when the idea of postraciality and color-blind logics […]
Apple | Spotify | Google | Stitcher | TuneIn | CastBox | ListenNotes In 2011, a Northwestern journalism professor invited two graduating students to join him for a three-month road trip. They loosely followed the path set by Mark Twain and it took them to 38 states, covering over 14,000 miles. Interviewing other journalists, scholars, immigrants, nomads, and many others, they were looking for what John Steinbeck had called Genus Americanus, or “what was uniquely American about Americans.” They reported their trip […]
New episode of The American Vandal Podcast focuses on Raoul Peck’s HBO documentary series.