Paradise Lust on BBC Radio’s ‘Off the Page’
When a producer for BBC Radio contacted me about a panel discussion program on the Garden of Eden, I couldn’t wait to participate. Off the Page is sort of a cross between This American Life-style narrative radio, and a genteel British version of American talk radio. Each panelist reads a short essay on the same… More →
Paradise Lust, Podcasts | Tagged BBC, feminism, Gobekli Tepe, radio, Scopes trial
Best. Headline. Ever. “For Columbus, Earth Was Giant Breast, Nipple Paradise Found: Lewis Lapham”
In which I chat with the great Lewis Lapham about the Garden of Eden, Columbus, giant breasts, and why the fruit of knowledge was probably a banana….
Good Afternoon, Ireland!
The lovely folks at NewsTalk Radio Ireland interviewed me this morning (afternoon for them) about searching for the Garden of Eden. And, surprisingly, didn’t try to convince me that it was on the Emerald Isle.
Paradise Lust, Podcasts | Tagged Ireland, Irish, podcast
In which I explain to a very kind rabbi why there are no Jews in the book
Rabbi Sam Cohon of Temple Emanu-El in Tucson, Arizona, kindly brought me on his radio show “Too Jewish,” to discuss Paradise Lust, Eden-seeking, and what it all means, anyway. On air in AZ this weekend, now podcasted!
Paradise Lust, Podcasts | Tagged Judaism
Eden-Seeking, “Left, Right, and Uncensored!” with The Fairness Doctrine
When I heard that this Internet radio show The Fairness Doctrine involved a liberal host, a conservative host, and (on Tuesdays), a Catholic theologian, I said SIGN ME UP! A fascinating chat, wherein I learned many things, including why, according to the Catholic, looking for Eden is “not a religious quest.” Podcast here.
Paradise Lust, Podcasts | Tagged Catholic, conservative, liberal, The Fairness Doctrine
WBUR’s On Point: Eden-Seeking on Live Radio!
I had such a great time this morning joining the conversation on WBUR’s On Point with Tom Ashbrook. One hour of exploration of Edens far and wide, complete with a dramatic reading of the Book of Genesis, “Back to the Garden,” “Gates of Eden,” “Ina-Gada-da-Vida.” Plus, I learn why Eden is in the Bermuda Triangle.… More →
Paradise Lust, Podcasts | Tagged Eden seeking, NPR, On Point, Tom Ashbrook, WBUR
Proud to make a cameo appearance on Filmdrunk’s ‘Frotcast’ #60, along with Rise of the Planet of the Apes. Warning: mentions of genitalia, the North Pole, gyroscopes, and animatronic dinosaurs. Also, cheesy sound effects.
Paradise Lust, Podcasts | Tagged Filmdrunk, frotcast, Hollow Earth, Missouri, monorail, Mormon, North Pole
The Art of the Tangent
My first hour-long podcast interview, with Gerald Cirrincione over at The Art of the Tangent. My favorite tangent? Why is Adam such a big deal anyway?
Paradise Lust, Podcasts | Tagged Adam and Eve, The Art of the Tangent
In which I talk to New York Times Book Review Editor Sam Tanenhaus
Here is this week’s Book Review Podcast!
Interviews, Paradise Lust, Podcasts | Tagged New York Times