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  1. Here’s Looking at You Streaming

    Link
    https://hereslookingatyousite.wordpress.com/category/podcast/
    Category
    Arts and Humanities
    Subject
    Film Studies, Women’s Studies
    Medium
    Radio/Sound
    Type of resource
    Blogs, Podcasting, Streaming/Download

    An online hub for various research projects from Dr Ellen Wright, Lecturer in Cinema and Television at DeMontfort University. Her research interrogates notions of gender, sexuality, class, taste, nationality and consumption linked to Classical Hollywood cinema and focuses on denigrated forms such as the celebrity group ‘selfie’, pin-up photography, slash fiction and pornography as well as press books, promotional materials for films and TV shows, film fan annuals, film and photography magazines/pamphlets, syndicated radio plays, film star fiction, film star/celebrity endorsements and advertising tie-ups. There are some 16 podcasts which include interviews with lecturers, body-based performance artists, film programmers, lawyers and magazine editors.

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  2. Bio:Fiction: Science Art Film Festival Streaming

    Link
    https://bio-fiction.com
    Category
    Arts and Humanities
    Subject
    Biology, Film Studies
    Medium
    Film/Video
    Type of resource
    Festivals, Streaming/Download

    The product of Biofaction, a research and science communication company based in Vienna, the film festival was set out in 2011 to explore synthetic biology from all possible angles. Winners and shortlisted entries (over 110 films in total) are available to watch for free. Winning shorts include: Copy & Clone and Bruce (Animation category), Hybris and (In)visible (Fiction category), New Mumbai and E-Chromi (Documentary category), and Vermin (Special Award of the Jury).

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  3. Word of Mouth Streaming

    Link
    https://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b006qtnz/episodes/downloads
    Category
    Arts and Humanities
    Subject
    Languages
    Medium
    Radio/Sound
    Type of resource
    Podcasting

    BBC radio series about the English language and the way it is spoken. Presented by Michael Rosen, the programmes look at all aspects of the spoken word from slang, acronyms, strange vocabulary, jargon and poetry; along with etymology, and changes through time and among society. Recent episodes include, Dyslexia, in which Professor Maggie Snowling explains what it is and how to understand it, and Me, Myself & AI about how the conversation skills by the likes of Siri, Alexa and Cortana are designed. Older episodes such as The Naming of Art Movements or How Shakespeare Spoke are also available indefinitely.

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  4. Alternative Projections Streaming

    Link
    https://www.alternativeprojections.com
    Category
    Arts and Humanities
    Subject
    American Studies, Film Studies
    Medium
    Film/Video
    Type of resource
    Databases, Information Sources, Lists, Web Links

    Resource devoted to experimental film and filmmakers in Los Angeles between 1945 and 1980. The website’s content is the culmination of three years of research into the archives of film venues and organizations, the recording of 35 oral histories, and the creation of a database, which catalogues the films, exhibitions, organisations, and people active during this prolific period in experimental film and video making.

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  5. Festival of Debate: Animations Project Streaming

    Link
    https://www.festivalofdebate.com/animations
    Category
    Arts and Humanities, Social Sciences
    Subject
    Social Studies
    Type of resource
    Streaming/Download

    A collection of 29 animations created by students at Sheffield Hallam University. The 3-minute videos are all about issues the students are concerned with and so they are likely to be of use to spark debate in the classroom. Some of the themes covered include: AI and Automation, Same Sex Marriage, Employability, Shopping, Asexuality, Refugees, Reasons for Crime, Mental Health, Air Pollution, Homelessness, Global Warming, Transfobia, Homophobia and Trees.

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  6. The Documentary Podcast Streaming

    Link
    https://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/p02nq0lx/episodes/downloads
    Category
    Arts and Humanities, Social Sciences
    Subject
    Current Affairs
    Medium
    Radio/Sound
    Type of resource
    Podcasting, Streaming/Download

    BBC correspondents investigate global events, developments and issues. The collection is updated daily and episodes are available indefinitely. A vast selection of the programmes broadcast between 2007 and 2014 can be accessed via the Podcast Archive section where they are organised by year. More recent episodes are displayed in chronological order by date of transmission. Subject search is not supported, but this drawback is compensated with the guarantee that any time spend browsing will be rewarded with an interesting find. These include: a 50 minute programme on the controversial video This is America by Donald Glover about gun violence, mass shootings, racism and discrimination in the US; an investigation into Burundi-one of the most secretive countries in Africa, an insight into the little known astronomer George Ellery Hale, a look at robot cars filling our roads in the near future, and a report on the Yaba drug which is produced in Myanmar but consumed in Bangladesh.

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  7. BBC Radio 4 Analysis Podcasts Streaming

    Link
    https://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b006r4vz/episodes/downloads
    Category
    Arts and Humanities, Bio-Medical, Science and Technology, Social Sciences
    Subject
    Current Affairs, Politics and Government, Social Studies
    Medium
    Radio/Sound
    Type of resource
    Podcasting, Streaming/Download

    BBC series examining the ideas and forces, which shape public policy in Britain and abroad. The programmes are presented by distinguished writers, journalists and academics. Recent episodes include How to Kill a Democracy, which looks at how democracies around the world are being dismantled; What are Universities for? which looks at the main purpose of the sector; and Why Are Even Women Biased Against Women, which examines discriminatory attitudes amongst women. There is also The Best of Analysis, where episodes are grouped under specific subject headings including, Economics, British Politics, Global Politics, Political Islam, Education, gender and Identity, Society and Culture, Europe, and Business and Finance.

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  8. Radio Arts Streaming

    Link
    http://www.radioarts.org.uk
    Category
    Arts and Humanities
    Subject
    Art, Radio Studies
    Medium
    Radio/Sound
    Type of resource
    Podcasting, Streaming/Download

    An independent artists’ group whose aim is to promote radio as a site for creative experimentation. The group organises workshops, sound installations and live events, and commissions and broadcasts new sound works by international artists. The site has an audio gallery of commissioned works which have been aired on 13 partner stations including ABC (AUS), RTE, Resonance FM, Soundart Radio, Phonic FM, Radio Reverb, Radiophrenia, BCB, Wave Farm (US), Radio Papesse and Borealis Festival. Each commission has its own page with an in-depth description of the work, a biography of the artist, and links to excerpts of the work and in some cases interviews.

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  9. Borealis Festival Radio Streaming

    Link
    https://www.borealisfestival.no/archive/
    Category
    Arts and Humanities
    Subject
    Music, Radio Studies
    Medium
    Film/Video, Radio/Sound
    Type of resource
    Podcasting, Streaming/Download

    A festival for experimental music in Bergen, Norway. The festival organisers select work for broadcast by international sound artists, radio artists and composers who are pushing at the boundaries of their genre. Each year during the festival a radio art platform, Radio Space, streams online 24 hours a day so the public can tune in and become part of the festival’s home listening experiment. The festival’s website has a well organised archive which offers access to the websites of past festivals from 2006 until the present, all the Programme books from 2004 onwards, and the section Borealis in Videos and Sound which holds a selection of performances from each festival; there is also a Borealis Vimeo channel with over 75 videos and clips showing some of the experimental music and sound art performances.

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  10. Witness History Streaming

    Link
    https://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/p004t1hd
    Category
    Arts and Humanities
    Subject
    History
    Medium
    Film/Video, Radio/Sound
    Type of resource
    Podcasting, Producers/Broadcasters, Streaming/Download

    A BBC World Service series in which people who lived through moments of history bring a personal perspective to world events. The content is organised into four categories. Episodes available now: this includes over 2,400 programmes of ten minutes each; Podcasts: here the programmes are grouped into Archives which date back to 2010; Collections, which are organised thematically and currently include Iranian History; Black History; African History; Women in History; Soviet History; World War One and Two; Scientific History, Animals Who Made History; Indian History; Cuban History and the Vietnam War; Films, which contains over 250-four-minute clips. The content is truly extraordinary. Some treasures include: South Africa’s first free elections, How organic farming started, the Jamaican Slave rebellion of 1831, The First Digitally-Animated Feature Film, Gays and Lesbians and the British Miners’ Strike, The First Heart Transplant and The First Alzheimer’s Patient.

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