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The Curious Professor

Are you a curiosity seeker? Do you have a yearning to learn more about the wonderful world around us? Take a journey of discovery with THE CURIOUS PROFESSOR as she explores the intriguing people, places, artifacts, and natural wonders that spark her curiosity. A podcast for the curious at heart. Be curious with Dr. B.

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THE POWER OF REDEMPTION WITH ESSAYIST WAYNE BOATWRIGHT
Essayist and podcaster, Wayne Boatwright, discusses the complexities of the criminal justice system, mass incarceration, and reentry. The Curious Professor is a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means to earn fees by linking to Amazon.com and affiliated sites.
37:24 2/10/24
THE MAKING OF IGNORANCE AND CULTURAL DIVISIVENESS WITH DR. HAJAR YAZDIHA
Sociologist Dr. Hajar Yazdiha discusses immigration, social movements and the mechanisms underlying the politics of inclusion and exclusion as they shape ethno-racial identities, intergroup relations, and political culture.The Curious Professor is a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means to earn fees by linking to Amazon.com and affiliated sites.
20:43 12/31/23
RACISM AND RESISTANCE IN THE DIGITAL AGE THE WITH DR. ROB ESCHMANN
Dr. Rob Eschmann discusses racism and online abuse in the digital age. The Curious Professor is a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means to earn fees by linking to Amazon.com and affiliated sites.
27:45 12/15/23
THE BETRAYAL OF BLACK SOLDIERS IN WWI WITH DR. CHAD WILLIAMS
Dr. Chad Williams discusses African American involvement in WWI. The Curious Professor is a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means to earn fees by linking to Amazon.com and affiliated sites. 
18:08 9/29/23
THE AFRICAN AMERICAN EXPERIENCE WITH DR. BLAIR L.M. KELLEY
Historian Dr. Blair L.M. Kelley discusses African American activism and the movements that challenged the inequities of race and class.The Curious Professor is a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means to earn fees by linking to Amazon.com and affiliated sites.
20:36 9/15/23
EX-WIVES AND LEFTOVER LADIES WITH DR. MARSHA GORDON
Author and filmmaker, Dr. Marsha Gordon, discusses the wonderful world of movies. Her latest book, Becoming the Ex-Wife: The Unconventional Life and Forgotten Writings of Ursula Parrott, is available on Amazon.The Curious Professor is a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means to earn fees by linking to Amazon.com and affiliated sites.  
32:01 8/4/23
WHEN A LOVED ONE GOES MISSING WITH TABITHA JONES
In this episode we explore what it is like to have a loved one go missing with Tabitha Jones. Her son, Julius TaDarius Jones, has been missing from Meridian, Mississippi since August 14, 2011. Anyone with information about TaDarius is encouraged to contact the Meridian Police Department or Tabitha Jones at: 205-215-4406. Additional information about the Life and Love Community Support Group is available on their Facebook page.
19:02 7/10/23
GLOBAL WORMING WITH WRITER AND YOUTUBER LAUREN YAFFE
Writer and YouTuber Lauren Yaffe discusses the wonderful world of worms.
26:21 4/10/23
EVERYDAY WAR WITH DR. GRETA UEHLING
Author and scholar Dr. Greta Uehling discusses the subjective experience of military conflict and forced displacement in Ukraine.The Curious Professor is a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means to earn fees by linking to Amazon.com and affiliated sites. 
27:56 3/5/23
CREATING WORLDS WITH FANTASY AUTHOR J.V. HILLIARD
Author J.V. Hilliard discusses the stories behind his fantasy adventure stories. The Curious Professor is a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means to earn fees by linking to Amazon.com and affiliated sites.
37:26 2/14/23
REPRESENTATION OF ARABS AND MUSLIMS IN AMERICAN MEDIA WITH DR. EVELYN ALSULTANY
Author and scholar Dr. Evelyn Alsultany discusses Arab and Muslim American cultural politics and popular culture.The Curious Professor is a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means to earn fees by linking to Amazon.com and affiliated sites.
31:25 1/26/23
WHEN WORDS FAIL: MUSIC, CULTURE AND COMMUNITY WITH DR. GUTHRIE RAMSEY
Historian and author Dr. Guthrie Ramsey discusses music, culture and community.The Curious Professor is a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means to earn fees by linking to Amazon.com and affiliated sites.
27:40 1/4/23
THE TUDORS WITH HISTORIAN DEB HUNTER
Author and podcaster Deb Hunter discusses Tudor history and historical fiction. The Curious Professor is a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means to earn fees by linking to Amazon.com and affiliated sites.
16:56 11/29/22
HOW RACE IS MADE IN AMERICA WITH DR. NATALIA MOLINA
MacArthur Fellow Dr. Natalia Molina discusses the intersection of race, gender, culture, and citizenship .  Her book A Place at the Nayarit unveils the hidden history of a restaurant in Echo Park, Los Angeles that nourished its community of Mexican immigrants with a sense of belonging.The Curious Professor is a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means to earn fees by linking to Amazon.com and affiliated sites.
27:34 11/15/22
RUSSIAN HISTORY AND CULTURE WITH DR. JIM CURTIS
Author Dr. Jim Curtis discusses Russian history and culture. The Curious Professor is a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means to earn fees by linking to Amazon.com and affiliated sites.
45:04 10/20/22
HUMAN DESIGN WITH COACH LUCAS SEIPP-WILLIAMS
Coach and consultant Lucas Seipp-Williams discusses Human Design and how the system can be used to help individuals, partners and organizations.
37:26 10/10/22
CREATIVITY AND INNOVATION WITH WRITER IZOLDA TRAKHTENBERG
Author, speaker, and educator Izolda Trakhtenberg discusses creativity and innovation. 
25:47 9/7/22
THE LIFE CHANGING IMPACT OF A TRAFFIC COLLISION WITH WRITER HARRIET BARNSLEY
Writer Harriet Barnsley discusses the traffic collision that changed her life. 
30:28 8/19/22
IS SOCIAL MEDIA MAKING US LESS SOCIAL WITH DR. ANTHONY BRYSON
Media psychologist, Dr. Anthony Bryson, discusses the impact of social media on society. 
30:27 8/4/22
THE ONES WHO REMEMBER WITH SIMONE YEHUDA AND JOY WOLFE ENSOR
Writers Simone Yehuda and Joy Wolfe Ensor discuss living in the shadow of the Holocaust. 
29:40 7/4/22
FROM DANCE HISTORY TO POP CULTURE WITH RENÉE CAMUS
Renée Camus discusses her journey from dance history to pop culture.
29:45 6/19/22
THE FOURTH AGE WITH AUTHOR TERRY THIELE
Author Terry Thiele discusses history, societal change and the future of our species. 
28:47 6/8/22
THE WONDERFUL WORLD OF TRAVEL WITH JEREMIAH GILBERT
Writer and photographer Jeremiah Gilbert discusses the wonderful world of international travel. 
20:20 5/31/22
VIETNAM CULTURE AND CUISINE WITH PAUL B. KENNEDY
Culinary artist Paul B. Kennedy discusses Vietnamese cuisine and culture. 
27:33 5/19/22
THE MISUNDERSTOOD VIKINGS WITH DR. LILLIAN CESPEDES GONZALEZ
Historian Dr. Lillian Cespedes Gonzalez discusses interesting facts about Vikings.  
43:06 4/26/22
SUBTERRANEAN TREASURES WITH DR. GREG BRICK
Dr. Greg Brick discusses cave history and lore, and other subterranean treasures.  
30:20 4/9/22
WRONG PLACE WRITE CRIME WITH AUTHOR FRANK ZAFIRO
Author Frank Zafiro discusses crime fiction from both sides of the badge.
27:51 3/30/22
SEPTEMBER 12 WITH POET ANDREA CARTER BROWN
Poet Andrea Carter Brown shares her eyewitness account of the 9/11 attack on the United States and its aftermath.  
49:25 3/17/22
THE TRAVELERS ART WITH DON MIRRA
Podcaster Don Mirra, who has traveled to over 68 nations, discusses transformational travel, his appreciation of diverse cultures, and his podcast The Travelers Art.
36:09 3/4/22
BETWEEN THE LINES WITH PODCASTER CORINE LA FONT
Speaker, podcaster and public relations and communications consultant Corine La Font discusses Caribbean life and her podcast Between the Lines.
28:45 2/18/22