We’re excited to announce that Season 4 of the Very Short Introductions podcast is currently streaming. In each episode, one of our expert VSI authors introduces their topic of interest to provide you with a concise and original introduction to a wide range of subjects - from Revolutions to Environmental Law, Mary Shelley to Alexander the Great, and Violence to Epicureanism - for wherever your curiosity may take you. To ensure you don’t miss future episodes, subscribe to the podcast here.
Season 4 of the Very Short Introductions Podcast will see the release of 8 episodes in total, with two episodes having been released so far, running through until June 2022.
Out Now on the Very Short Introductions Podcast…
Modern China - In this episode, Rana Mitter, author of Modern China: A Very Short Introduction, introduces modern China, a country full of contradictions that continues to make global headlines as it balances its past with its future.
Documentary Film - In this episode, Patricia Aufderheide, author of Documentary Film: A Very Short Introduction, introduces documentary film, a diverse genre that encompasses movies from "March of the Penguins" to "Fahrenheit 9/11" but is always rooted in the desire to represent reality.
Coming soon to the Very Short Introductions Podcast…
Alexander the Great
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