Monadnock Summer Lyceum http://nhpr.org en Susan Snively: Jumbo And Little Phil: Emily Dickinson's Romance With Otis Phillips Lord http://nhpr.org/post/susan-snively-jumbo-and-little-phil-emily-dickinsons-romance-otis-phillips-lord <div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden view-mode-full"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even"><p></p> Sun, 01 Sep 2013 19:00:00 +0000 32227 at http://nhpr.org Susan Snively: Jumbo And Little Phil: Emily Dickinson's Romance With Otis Phillips Lord Judy Wicks: Good Morning, Beautiful Business http://nhpr.org/post/judy-wicks-good-morning-beautiful-business <div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden view-mode-full"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even"><p>Judy Wicks will discuss her evolution as an entrepreneur and how she would not only change her neighborhood, but would also change her world – helping communities far and wide create local living economies that value people, nature and place more than money.&nbsp;Focusing on what it takes to marry social change and commerce, and doing business differently, Judy shows how entrepreneurs, as well as consumers, can follow both mind and heart, cu Sun, 25 Aug 2013 19:00:00 +0000 32226 at http://nhpr.org Judy Wicks: Good Morning, Beautiful Business August Watters: Bluegrass: Celebrating An American Musical Art http://nhpr.org/post/august-watters-bluegrass-celebrating-american-musical-art <div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden view-mode-full"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even"><p></p><p>Bluegrass music is close to America’s musical heart. Its recurring themes of love, loss, and longing for home resonate deeply with the American psyche. The sounds of bluegrass – beginning with the fiddle and banjo - draw on the contributions of America’s diverse immigrant communities, from Europe to Africa.</p> Sun, 11 Aug 2013 19:00:00 +0000 32224 at http://nhpr.org August Watters: Bluegrass: Celebrating An American Musical Art Rev. Gary Kowalski: Celebrating Our Kinship With All Creation http://nhpr.org/post/rev-gary-kowalski-celebrating-our-kinship-all-creation <div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden view-mode-full"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even"><p>Life is not a commodity, but a community.&nbsp; Animals are not our possessions, but our elder siblings, guides and teachers in the larger family of which <em>Homo sapiens</em> is merely a junior member.&nbsp; Reverend Gary Kowalski shares the journey that led him to appreciate nature as the primordial sacrament and to rediscover the ancient knowledge evident to indigenous people (reconfirmed by the findings of modern biology) that other spe Sun, 04 Aug 2013 19:00:00 +0000 32223 at http://nhpr.org Rev. Gary Kowalski: Celebrating Our Kinship With All Creation Andrew Bacevich: Cheap Grace And The American Way Of War http://nhpr.org/post/andrew-bacevich-cheap-grace-and-american-way-war <div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden view-mode-full"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even"><p>Drawing on Dietrich Bonhoeffer's concept of "cheap grace," Andrew Bacevich exposes the chronic defects in the current U. S. approach to waging war. &nbsp;He explains why the world's most powerful military doesn't win and why the nation's reliance on professional soldiers has turned out to be such a bad bargain. When American soldiers deploy to places like Iraq and Afghanistan, what is the cause for which they fight? Sun, 28 Jul 2013 19:00:00 +0000 32207 at http://nhpr.org Andrew Bacevich: Cheap Grace And The American Way Of War Margot Adler: Vampires, Morality And The Fate Of The Planet http://nhpr.org/post/margot-adler-vampires-morality-and-fate-planet <div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden view-mode-full"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even"><p>After the illness and death of her late husband, acclaimed author and National Public Radio correspondent Margot Adler began to read vampire novels as a meditation on mortality. This meditation soon became an obsession. Adler has read over 250 such novels ranging from teen to adult, from detective to romance, from gothic to modern. "Every society creates the vampire it needs," wrote the feminist scholar Nina Auerbach. Sun, 21 Jul 2013 19:00:00 +0000 32206 at http://nhpr.org Margot Adler: Vampires, Morality And The Fate Of The Planet Is There An America Beyond Capitalism? http://nhpr.org/post/there-america-beyond-capitalism <div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden view-mode-full"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even"><p>Gar Alperovitz calls for an evolution, not a revolution, into a new system that would democratize the ownership of wealth, strengthen communities in diverse ways, and be governed by policies and institutions sophisticated enough to manage a large-scale, powerful economy.</p><p></p> Sun, 14 Jul 2013 19:00:00 +0000 30623 at http://nhpr.org Is There An America Beyond Capitalism? The Future Of Healthcare http://nhpr.org/post/future-healthcare <p>*Note: Due to an error on July 7th, we will air this lecture on Sunday, August 18 at 3 p.m. The audio is also available for streaming below. We apologize for any inconvenience.*</p><p></p><p><em>-What will healthcare look like in 10 years?</em></p><p><em>-How can I prepare for the new healthcare landscape?</em></p><p><em>-What are the best and worst aspects to the new healthcare system ahead?</em></p> Sun, 07 Jul 2013 19:00:00 +0000 30621 at http://nhpr.org The Future Of Healthcare September 1: Elizabeth Reis - Confess or Deny: What's a "Witch" to Do? http://nhpr.org/post/september-1-elizabeth-reis-confess-or-deny-whats-witch-do <p>This presentation was given at the Unitarian Universalist church in Peterborough, N.H. on August 26. The presentation will air on NHPR at 4 p.m. on Saturday.</p><p>From the Monadnock Summer Lyceum:</p> Wed, 29 Aug 2012 16:00:00 +0000 NHPR Staff 8205 at http://nhpr.org September 1: Elizabeth Reis - Confess or Deny: What's a "Witch" to Do? Aug. 25: Wesley Wildman-Make it Start! Make it Stop! Technology & the Future of Religious Experience http://nhpr.org/post/aug-25-wesley-wildman-make-it-start-make-it-stop-technology-future-religious-experience <p>This presentation was given at the Unitarian Universalist church in Peterborough, N.H. on August 19. The presentation will air on NHPR at 4 p.m. on Saturday.</p><p>From the Monadnock Summer Lyceum:</p> Wed, 22 Aug 2012 16:00:00 +0000 NHPR Staff 8203 at http://nhpr.org Aug. 25: Wesley Wildman-Make it Start! Make it Stop! Technology & the Future of Religious Experience August 11: Taylor Mali - What Teachers Make: In Praise of the Greatest Job in the World http://nhpr.org/post/august-11-taylor-mali-what-teachers-make-praise-greatest-job-world <p>This presentation was given at the Unitarian Universalist church in Peterborough, N.H. on August 5. The presentation will air on NHPR at 4 p.m. on Saturday.</p><p>From the Monadnock Summer Lyceum:</p> Wed, 08 Aug 2012 16:00:00 +0000 NHPR Staff 8202 at http://nhpr.org August 11: Taylor Mali - What Teachers Make: In Praise of the Greatest Job in the World August 4: Gus Speth - Forging a New Politics To Drive Real Change in America http://nhpr.org/post/august-4-gus-speth-forging-new-politics-drive-real-change-america <p>This presentation was given at the Unitarian Universalist church in Peterborough, N.H. on July 29. The presentation will air on NHPR at 4 p.m. on Saturday.</p><p>From the Monadnock Summer Lyceum:</p> Wed, 01 Aug 2012 16:00:00 +0000 NHPR Staff 8201 at http://nhpr.org August 4: Gus Speth - Forging a New Politics To Drive Real Change in America July 28: Tracie McMillan - Rethinking Food Politics in America: From Farmer’s Markets to Walmart http://nhpr.org/post/july-28-tracie-mcmillan-rethinking-food-politics-america-farmer-s-markets-walmart <div class="card-content"><div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden "><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even"><p>This presentation was given at the Unitarian Universalist church in Peterborough, N.H. on July 22. The presentation will air on NHPR at 4 p.m. on Saturday.</p><p>From the Monadnock Summer Lyceum:</p> Wed, 25 Jul 2012 16:00:00 +0000 NHPR Staff 8200 at http://nhpr.org July 28: Tracie McMillan - Rethinking Food Politics in America: From Farmer’s Markets to Walmart July 21: Gordon Peery - A Celebration of New England Contra Dance Music Honoring Bob McQuillen http://nhpr.org/post/july-21-gordon-peery-celebration-new-england-contra-dance-music-honoring-bob-mcquillen <div class="card-content"><div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden "><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even"><p>This presentation was given at the Unitarian Universalist church in Peterborough, N.H. on July 15. The presentation will air on NHPR at 4 p.m. on Saturday.</p><p></p><p>From the Monadnock Summer Lyceum:</p> Wed, 18 Jul 2012 16:00:00 +0000 NHPR Staff 8197 at http://nhpr.org July 21: Gordon Peery - A Celebration of New England Contra Dance Music Honoring Bob McQuillen July 14: Christie Hager - A New Era of Health Reform: The New England Experience http://nhpr.org/post/july-14-christie-hager-new-era-health-reform-new-england-experience <p>This presentation was given at the Unitarian Universalist church in Peterborough, N.H. on July 8. The presentation will air on NHPR at 4 p.m. on Saturday.</p><p></p><p>From the Monadnock Summer Lyceum:<br>&nbsp;</p> Wed, 11 Jul 2012 16:00:00 +0000 NHPR Staff 8195 at http://nhpr.org July 14: Christie Hager - A New Era of Health Reform: The New England Experience