Tim Hanner Shines on Et in Arcadia Ego

ENG 230 folks:  I hope everyone’s first week of freedom is going well. I’m still in the process of filling out final grades. More to follow soon.  In the meantime, enjoy the first new episode of Et in Arcadia Ego.  Tim Hanner from our class talks with me about Asian carp and the problem of invasive species. 

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Also, major kudos to Lauren Tincher, who not only came up with a great post on the closing of the school in Detroit, but also wrote “The New Rage – Chicken Hair,” a post that’s gone viral in the last week!  It’s received over 800 page views.


Producing a Podcast Episode

In past years and semesters I have launched and produced a podcast called Et in Arcaida Ego.  This podcast is available on iTunes and can be subscribed to through any number of sources and platforms across the web.  The goal is to have interesting, intellectually stimulating conversation about any issue of culture that in some ways alludes to pastoral themes, tensions, or motifs.  It’s been a long time since I’ve recorded an episode, and past topics have included attitudes toward the death of the printed newspaper, organic food, and attitudes toward the Clinton administration.  We talk about books, films, music, and any other topics of interest. Continue reading