“Lord, what fools these mortals be!" - Puck, A Midsummer Night’s Dream. Shakespeare: the speaker of many truths.
A couple of days ago, I put the call out for book/author/writer related podcasts. Here are a few that you suggested, plus other ones I already had and also stumbled across:
London Review Podcast
The Book Review (The New York Times)
Vintage Books Podcast
The New Yorker - The Writer’s Voice
The New Yorker - Fiction
The Guardian Books Podcast
Poetry Off the Shelf
Yesterday, I listened to a London Review talk given by Naomi Klein on the links between climate change and Edward Said’s work. I highly recommend it! O, yes, what fools we are that we continue to destroy and pillage our earth at the cost of Indigenous people and minorities and their livelihood and homes, for the sake of short-term wielding of power and access to money...