The Christian Humanist Podcast

Michial Farmer

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Three Christians, teachers, and intellectuals gather digitally to hold forth on literature, theology, philosophy, and other things human beings do well. Taking the question at hand utterly seriously and ourselves not at all, the Christian Humanists attempt to record weekly during the school year and take on some interesting questions. Our website, should you wish to visit us, is http://www.christianhumanist.org, and our email is thechristianhumanist@gmail.com.

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817 episodes

Episode 328: The Sabbatical

We're back! Michial Farmer talks to David Grubbs and Nathan Gilmour about a 1979 episode of  called, appropriately enough, "The Sabbatical." https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gfZqVI70X-A Come listen as we encounter A FATE WORSE THAN DEATH when Melville Pauley winds his way through Vienna. 

1h 10m
Aug 09
Episode 327: Deconstruction Then and Now

Nathan Gilmour is joined by Dan Dawson and Blake Miller to talk about the term "deconstruction" and how its connotations shifted in the twenty-first century. Gilmour keeps drifting back to the twentieth century as Miller adn Dawson try to get him with the times.

1h 22m
Mar 29
Episode 327: Deconstruction Then and Now

Nathan Gilmour is joined by Dan Dawson and Blake Miller to talk about the term "deconstruction" and how its connotations shifted in the twenty-first century. Gilmour keeps drifting back to the twentieth century as Miller adn Dawson try to get him with the times.

1m
Mar 29
Episode 326: The Rise and Fall of Mars Hill

Nathan Gilmour is joined by Dan Dawson and Blake Miller in the Christian Humanist Radio Network crossover event on The Rise and Fall of Mars Hill, the Christianity Today podcast series. This squad digs into the philosophy of journalism and history-making, posing how and when and why questions about the project.

1h 17m
Jan 25
Episode 326: The Rise and Fall of Mars Hill

Nathan Gilmour is joined by Dan Dawson and Blake Miller in the Christian Humanist Radio Network crossover event on The Rise and Fall of Mars Hill, the Christianity Today podcast series. This squad digs into the philosophy of journalism and history-making, posing how and when and why questions about the project.

1m
Jan 25
Episode 325: Descent into the Maelstrom (Halloween Crossover 2021)

Nathan Gilmour is joined by Dan Dawson and Victoria Reynolds Farmer in the network's annual Halloween crossover, discussing Edgar Allan Poe's short story "A Descent Into the Maelstrom."

1m
Oct 26, 2021
Episode 325: Descent into the Maelstrom (Halloween Crossover 2021)

Nathan Gilmour is joined by Dan Dawson and Victoria Reynolds Farmer in the network's annual Halloween crossover, discussing Edgar Allan Poe's short story "A Descent Into the Maelstrom."

56m
Oct 26, 2021
Episode 324: Brother and Sister

In this year's season finale, Mathew Block talks to David Grubbs and Michial Farmer about the Grimm Brothers and their fairy tale "Brother and Sister."

1m
May 25, 2021
Episode 324: Brother and Sister

In this year's season finale, Mathew Block talks to David Grubbs and Michial Farmer about the Grimm Brothers and their fairy tale "Brother and Sister."

1h 11m
May 25, 2021
Episode 323: Thucydides on Revolution

Michial Farmer talks to David Grubbs and Mathew Block about Book 3, Chapters 82-85 of Thucydides's "History of the Peloponnesian War," and the three reflect on rebellions and revolutions.

1m
May 18, 2021
Episode 323: Thucydides on Revolution

Michial Farmer talks to David Grubbs and Mathew Block about Book 3, Chapters 82-85 of Thucydides's "History of the Peloponnesian War," and the three reflect on rebellions and revolutions.

1s
May 18, 2021
Episode 322: Some Icelandic Sagas

David Grubbs patiently explains two Icelandic sagas to Michial Farmer.

1s
May 11, 2021
Episode 322: Some Icelandic Sagas

David Grubbs patiently explains two Icelandic sagas to Michial Farmer.

1m
May 11, 2021
Episode 321: Stranger than Fiction

Mathew Block talks to Michial Farmer and David Grubbs about the 2006 Will Ferrell film "Stranger Than Fiction."

1h 12m
May 04, 2021
Episode 321: Stranger than Fiction

Mathew Block talks to Michial Farmer and David Grubbs about the 2006 Will Ferrell film "Stranger Than Fiction."

1m
May 04, 2021
Episode 320: Sixpence None the Richer

Michial Farmer talks to David Grubbs and Mathew Block about Sixpence None the Richer's self-titled 1997 album. Yes, the one with "Kiss Me."

1m
Apr 27, 2021
Episode 320: Sixpence None the Richer

Michial Farmer talks to David Grubbs and Mathew Block about Sixpence None the Richer's self-titled 1997 album. Yes, the one with "Kiss Me."

1h 16m
Apr 27, 2021
Episode 319: The Conversion of Edwin

David Grubbs dives into St. Bede's "Ecclesiastical History" to talk to Michial Farmer and Mathew Block about the conversion of King Edwin of Northumbria.

1h 6m
Apr 20, 2021
Episode 319: The Conversion of Edwin

David Grubbs dives into St. Bede's "Ecclesiastical History" to talk to Michial Farmer and Mathew Block about the conversion of King Edwin of Northumbria.

1m
Apr 20, 2021
Episode 318: Sidney's Psalms

The Christian Humanists discuss Sidney's Psalms.

1m
Apr 13, 2021
Episode 318: Sidney's Psalms

The Christian Humanists discuss Sidney's Psalms.

1h 16m
Apr 13, 2021
Episode 317: Louise Glück

Michial Farmer talks to David Grubbs and Mathew Block about three poems by the recent Nobel laureate Louise Glück.

1m
Mar 30, 2021
Episode 317: Louise Glück

Michial Farmer talks to David Grubbs and Mathew Block about three poems by the recent Nobel laureate Louise Glück.

1h 0m
Mar 30, 2021
Episode 316: Aelfric's Colloquy

David Grubbs talks to Michial Farmer and Mathew Block about Aelfric of Eynsham's 10th-century Latin primer "The Colloquy."

1m
Mar 23, 2021
Episode 316: Aelfric's Colloquy

David Grubbs talks to Michial Farmer and Mathew Block about Aelfric of Eynsham's 10th-century Latin primer "The Colloquy."

1h 1m
Mar 23, 2021
Episode 315: The Lamp at Noon

Mathew Block talks to David Grubbs and Michial Farmer about Sinclair Ross's bleak short story "The Lamp at Noon."

1m
Mar 16, 2021
Episode 315: The Lamp at Noon

Mathew Block talks to David Grubbs and Michial Farmer about Sinclair Ross's bleak short story "The Lamp at Noon."

1h 13m
Mar 16, 2021
Episode 314: Rerum Novarum

Michial Farmer talks to Mathew Block and David Grubbs about Pope Leo XIII's 1891 encyclical Rerum Novarum.

1h 14m
Mar 09, 2021
Episode 314: Rerum Novarum

Michial Farmer talks to Mathew Block and David Grubbs about Pope Leo XIII's 1891 encyclical Rerum Novarum.

1m
Mar 09, 2021
Episode 313: Robert Hayden

David Grubbs talks to Michial Farmer and Mathew Block about two Robert Hayden poems, "Those Winter Sundays" and "The Whipping."

1m
Mar 02, 2021