Off Topic http://krcc.org en How social networks drive creativity: Katherine Giuffre http://krcc.org/post/how-social-networks-drive-creativity-katherine-giuffre <p><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: arial, sans-serif; font-size: 13px; line-height: 17px;">How do communities spark creativity? Social network researcher and Colorado College professor Katherine Giuffre shares what she learned studying what was, at the time, arguably the most creative culture in the world -- on an island in the South Pacific.</span><br style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: arial, sans-serif; font-size: 13px; line-height: 17px;" />http://youtu.be/b3H9V1jq0A8</p> Thu, 09 Jan 2014 23:41:37 +0000 Delaney Utterback 13681 at http://krcc.org Off Topic's Prof. Steven Hayward Featured on As It Happens. http://krcc.org/post/topics-prof-steven-hayward-featured-it-happens <p>From his collection <em><a href="http://www.amazon.com/Buddha-Stevens-And-Other-Stories/dp/1550965204/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&amp;qid=1379435453&amp;sr=8-1&amp;keywords=buddha+stevens+steven+hayward">Buddha Stephens and Other Stories</a></em>, here is <em><a href="http://www.offtopicradio.org">Off Topic's</a></em>&nbsp;Prof. Steven Hayward, reading his short story <em>August 7th, 1921</em>. &nbsp;(Please, forward to 7:00.)</p><p></p> Tue, 17 Sep 2013 16:33:17 +0000 Delaney Utterback 8750 at http://krcc.org Off Topic's Prof. Steven Hayward Featured on As It Happens. Off Topic #14: Reaping What we Sow - Food Politics & Policy in America http://krcc.org/post/topic-14-reaping-what-we-sow-food-politics-policy-america <p></p> Mon, 09 Sep 2013 21:36:23 +0000 Craig Richardson & Jake Brownell 8357 at http://krcc.org Off Topic #14: Reaping What we Sow - Food Politics & Policy in America Off Topic #13: Transformations of Higher Education in the 21st Century, LIVE! http://krcc.org/post/topic-13-transformations-higher-education-21st-century-live <p></p> Sat, 31 Aug 2013 13:00:00 +0000 Jake Brownell & Craig Richardson 7933 at http://krcc.org Off Topic #13: Transformations of Higher Education in the 21st Century, LIVE! Off Topic #12: Race, Racism, and White Privilege http://krcc.org/post/topic-12-race-racism-and-white-privilege <p></p> Mon, 05 Aug 2013 17:26:13 +0000 Jake Brownell & Craig Richardson 6672 at http://krcc.org Off Topic #12: Race, Racism, and White Privilege Off Topic #11: Apocalypse Now! The End of Hollywood? http://krcc.org/post/topic-11-apocalypse-now-end-hollywood <p></p><p></p><p></p> Tue, 23 Jul 2013 21:41:17 +0000 Jake Brownell & Craig Richardson 6076 at http://krcc.org Off Topic #11: Apocalypse Now! The End of Hollywood? Off Topic #10: Discovery! http://krcc.org/post/topic-10-discovery <p></p><p></p> Mon, 22 Jul 2013 19:01:38 +0000 Jake Brownell & Craig Richardson 5784 at http://krcc.org Off Topic #10: Discovery! Off Topic #9: Elusive Origins — In Search of The Authentic http://krcc.org/post/topic-9-elusive-origins-search-authentic <p></p><p><span style="font-size: 15px; line-height: 24px; ">Why does our culture place value in that which is deemed authentic or original? What happens when we find out that the thing we have enshrined as authentic is determined to be nothing more than a copy? How does our relationship to the ideas of authenticity and originality impact the decisions we make from what dungarees to buy to which presidential candidate we vote for?</span></p><p style="margin-bottom: 1em; padding: 0px; border: 0px; outline: 0px; font-size: 15px; vertical-align: baseline; line-height: 24px; ">&nbsp;</p> Mon, 08 Jul 2013 02:56:00 +0000 Jake Brownell & Craig Richardson 5248 at http://krcc.org Off Topic #9: Elusive Origins — In Search of The Authentic Off Topic #8: Under Pressure — The Psychology of Performance http://krcc.org/post/topic-8-under-pressure-psychology-performance <p></p> Mon, 08 Jul 2013 02:42:54 +0000 Jake Brownell & Craig Richardson 5247 at http://krcc.org Off Topic #8: Under Pressure — The Psychology of Performance Off Topic #7: Space is the Place http://krcc.org/post/topic-7-space-place <p></p><p><span style="background-color: rgb(237, 237, 237); color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Bitter, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif; font-size: 13px; line-height: 26px; ">It’s been over 40 years since the Apollo lunar module first touched down on the surface of the moon. So where are the colonies? The Mars missions? Why isn’t it The Future yet? In this episode of Off Topic, we speak with astronauts, writers and space experts about the past, present, and future of space travel.</span></p> Mon, 08 Jul 2013 02:29:58 +0000 Jake Brownell & Craig Richardson 5246 at http://krcc.org Off Topic #7: Space is the Place Off Topic #5: The Fantasy of Childhood http://krcc.org/post/topic-5-fantasy-childhood <p></p> Mon, 08 Jul 2013 01:45:08 +0000 Jake Brownell & Craig Richardson 5244 at http://krcc.org Off Topic #5: The Fantasy of Childhood Off Topic #3: Give and Take — Pirates, Profiteers, and Art in the Age of Appropriation http://krcc.org/post/topic-3-give-and-take-pirates-profiteers-and-art-age-appropriation <p></p><p style="margin-bottom: 1em; padding: 0px; border: 0px; outline: 0px; font-size: 15px; vertical-align: baseline; line-height: 24px; ">&nbsp;</p> Sun, 07 Jul 2013 22:59:47 +0000 Jake Brownell & Craig Richardson 5242 at http://krcc.org Off Topic #3: Give and Take — Pirates, Profiteers, and Art in the Age of Appropriation Off Topic #2: St. Patrick's Day in the Rear View Mirror http://krcc.org/post/topic-2-st-patricks-day-rear-view-mirror <p></p><p><span style="background-color: rgb(237, 237, 237); color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Bitter, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif; font-size: 13px; line-height: 26px; ">In this episode of Off Topic:</span></p> Sun, 07 Jul 2013 22:35:44 +0000 Jake Brownell & Craig Richardson 5240 at http://krcc.org Off Topic #2: St. Patrick's Day in the Rear View Mirror Off Topic: Death in the Digital Age http://krcc.org/post/topic-death-digital-age <div></div><p></p><p style="padding: 0px; border: 0px; font-size: 13px; vertical-align: baseline; color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Bitter, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif; line-height: 26px; background-color: rgb(237, 237, 237); ">In the premiere episode of Off Topic:</p> Sun, 07 Jul 2013 20:33:54 +0000 Craig Richardson 5234 at http://krcc.org Off Topic: Death in the Digital Age