Tags » Podcast

Imperial Illusions: An Interview

Kristina Kleutghen’s beautiful new book offers a fascinating window into the culture of illusion in China in the eighteenth century and beyond. Imperial Illusions: Crossing Pictorial Boundaries in the Qing Palaces (University of Washington Press, 2015) guides readers into the scenic illusions of the Qing dynasty, focusing on pictorial illusions and the technologies that helped create and contextualize them in high Qing palaces, and especially under the reign of the Qianlong emperor (r. 23 woorden meer

Voice

Flight Ways: An Interview

Thom van Dooren’s new book is an absolute must-read. Flight Ways: Life and Loss at the Edge of Extinction (Columbia University Press, 2014) is a beautifully written and evocative meditation on extinction. 64 woorden meer

Voice

The Archaeology of Tibetan Books: An Interview

Agnieszka Helman-Wazny’s new book is a fascinating contribution to both book history and Tibetan studies, bringing these fields together through careful attention to the physicality of print and manuscript materials.  134 woorden meer

Voice

Game of Thrones Episode 5 A Nest of Vipers Spoilercast

On this episode of Quick Time Event, Jordan and Adam talked about the shocking events of Telltale’s Game of Thrones Episode 5! This is a spoilercast – so if you have not beat the game yet, don’t listen to it because we talk about the ending and all of the major plot points! 14 woorden meer

Video Games