Here you'll find links to interesting podcasts relating to the arts. If you are a member, you can access discussions of the topics via the links at the bottom of each post.
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The Art of Paying Attention by Wendy MacNaughton
This short TED Talk by Wendy MacNaughton is about using art to increase our awareness of our surroundings. Try the exercise that she challenges her audience with to find out how observant you are.
Dante's Inferno by Timesuck with Dan Cummins
If you've ever had trouble getting through Dante's Inferno, or you just love 14th-century epic poems, this is the podcast to listen to. Dan explores the Inferno, the nature of epic poems leading up to this most influential work, and the man Dante himself.