Lost in the Stacks: the Research Library Rock'n'Roll Radio Show (general)
The original research-library rock'n'roll radio show! Broadcasting on WREK Atlanta, each show features an hour of music, interviews, and library talk united by a common theme.

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Guests: Tamara Livingston of Museums, Archives and Rare Books at Kennesaw State University, Angela Stanley with Georgia HomePLACE, and Cheryl Hargrove of the Georgia Department of Economic Development’s Explore Georgia

First broadcast June 12, 2020.

Playlist at https://www.wrek.org/?p=34604

"Cultural heritage tourism...is traveling to experience the places and activities that authentically represent the stories and people of the past and present."

Direct download: LITS_Episode_465.mp3
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First broadcast January 24 2020.

Playlist at https://www.wrek.org/2020/01/playlist-for-lost-in-the-stacks-from-friday-january-24th-ten-years-man-ten-years-episode-455/

"So I get to say the show title too? I'm excited."

Direct download: LITS_Episode_455.mp3
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Guest: Philip Burrus of the Burrus Intellectual Property Law Group in Atlanta, GA

First broadcast October 11, 2019.

Playlist at https://www.wrek.org/2019/10/playlist-for-lost-in-the-stacks-from-friday-october-11th-the-case-act-episode-440/

"I do worry sometimes about how governments implement noble causes."

Direct download: LITS_Episode_441.mp3
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Guest: Daniel Kalder, Author of The Infernal Library: On Dictators, the Books They Wrote, and Other Catastrophes of Literacy.

First broadcast May 3, 2019.

Playlist at https://www.wrek.org/2019/05/playlist-for-lost-in-the-stacks-from-friday-may-3rd-how-to-write-a-book-iii-catastrophes-of-literacy-episode-422/


"If you're writing a book about dictators...there's all kinds of strategies to bring the reader along so they are not suffering."

Direct download: LITS_Episode_422.mp3
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Guest: Melinda Baldwin of Physics Today.

First broadcast March 29 2019.

Playlist at https://www.wrek.org/2019/03/playlist-for-lost-in-the-stacks-from-friday-march-29th-peer-review-and-the-cold-war-episode-418/

"There were other consequences, don't you think?"

Direct download: LITS_Episode_418.mp3
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Guest: Alison Reynolds of the Georgia Tech Archives
First broadcast FEB 15, 2019.
Playlist at https://www.wrek.org/2019/02/playlist-for-lost-in-the-stacks-from-friday-february-15th-who-discovered-the-archives-episode-413/


"If it's described by an archivist, if it's online, and if there's a finding aid, then definitely an archivist has found it."

Direct download: LITS_Episode_413.mp3
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Guest: Lee Tien, Senior Staff Attorney and Adams Chair for Internet Rights at the Electronic Frontier Foundation (EFF)

First broadcast DEC 14, 2018.

Playlist at https://www.wrek.org/2018/12/playlist-for-lost-in-the-stacks-from-friday-december-14th-the-frontiers-of-privacy-episode-406/

“There's a lot to like about [the California Consumer Privacy Act], but there are a lot more things we could do.”

Direct download: LITS_Episode_406.mp3
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Guests: Edmond Chow, Associate Professor in School of Computational Science and Engineering at Georgia Tech.

First broadcast December 7, 2018.

Playlist at https://www.wrek.org/2018/12/playlist-for-lost-in-the-stacks-from-friday-december-7th-skynet-fail-ai-in-libraries-episode-405/

“All glory to the algorithm!”

Direct download: LITS_Episode_405.mp3
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Guest: Dr. Brad Rittenhouse of Georgia Tech.

First broadcast November 16 2018.

Playlist at https://www.wrek.org/2018/11/playlist-for-lost-in-the-stacks-from-friday-november-16th-literature-as-information-episode-403/

"I'm interested in material information, which computational I define as nouns."

Direct download: LITS_Episode_403.mp3
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Guest: Stephanie Noell of the Savannah College of Art and Design.

First broadcast November 9 2018.

Playlist at https://www.wrek.org/2018/11/playlist-for-lost-in-the-stacks-from-friday-november-9th-the-case-for-comics-episode-402/

"This is the first comic I ever read."

Direct download: LITS_Episode_402.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 5:00pm EDT

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Guest: Karen Viars of Georgia Tech Library

First broadcast April 13, 2018.

Playlist at: https://www.wrek.org/2018/04/playlist-for-lost-in-the-stacks-from-friday-april-13th-appetite-for-instruction-episode-380/

 

"We're actually teaching you skills that you need to know, because you're a person who makes decisions in the world."

 

Direct download: LITS_Episode_380.mp3
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Guest: Meredith Albert of Resolve Psychotherapy, LLC.

First broadcast February 23 2018.

Playlist at https://www.wrek.org/2018/02/playlist-for-lost-in-the-stacks-from-friday-february-23rd-a-good-leader-is-hard-to-find-episode-374/

“When you put it that way… who doesn’t like praise and validation?”

Direct download: LITS_Episode_374.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 5:00pm EDT

The podcast drops at 5pm on Fridays but you can hear us every Friday at noon EST on 91.1FM in Atlanta or streaming live, worldwide, from http://www.wrek.org/

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