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Marxism and the culture of “millennial socialism” in the United States
Tim Jelfs

of the American left, the podcast, which since its inception in 2004 as a means of downloading internet-based audio on demand, has grown rapidly as a way of producing and consuming media content. 3 The confluence between recent developments in the cultural and media landscape and the re-emergence of an avowedly leftist politics after decades of neoliberal hegemony raises interesting questions for scholars of the histories of both Marxism and media in the United States. These include how best to understand the left politics espoused by these cultural products in

in Marxism and America
Lucy Bassett and J. Charles Bradley

ensure these groups receive the attention needed. The upcoming revisions to the Inter-agency Network for Education in Emergencies (INEE) Minimum Standards provide a first opportunity to do this. Second, add material on ECD to existing or planned training on humanitarian standards and guidance and develop complementary products to accompany these documents, such as case studies, video series, webinars, podcasts and illustrations or other visuals. Training is an effective way to reach practitioners with essential information. Third, develop practical guidance on

Journal of Humanitarian Affairs
Nazanin Zadeh-Cummings and Lauren Harris

Paper ( Somerville, MA : Feinstein International Center ). Do , K. ( 2018 ), Sanctions against North Korea and Humanitarian Exemptions Korea Institute for National Unification Online Series 18–37. (accessed 31 October 2019) . Fisler , T. ( 2018 ), ‘ How International Agencies in North Korea Get Things Done’, interview by Jacco Zwetsloot for NK News Podcast (19 November), episode 46 . (accessed 31 October 2019

Journal of Humanitarian Affairs
Mel Bunce

: University of East Anglia ), (accessed 28 September 2018) . Semakula , D. et al. ( 2017 ), ‘ Effects of the Informed Health Choices Podcast on the Ability of Parents of Primary School Children in Uganda to Assess Claims about Treatment Effects: A Randomised Controlled Trial ’, Lancet , 390 : 10092 , 389 – 98 , 22 July . Silverman , C. and Alexander , L. ( 2016 ), ‘ How Teens in the Balkans Are Duping Trump Supporters with Fake News

Journal of Humanitarian Affairs
The Aid Industry and the ‘Me Too’ Movement
Charlotte Lydia Riley

). Lemma , S. ( 2018 ), speaking on ‘What Can We Do about the White Savior Complex? ’, Tiny Spark Podcast, (accessed 1 October 2020 ). Mazurana , D. and Donnelly , P

Journal of Humanitarian Affairs
Screen and digital labour as resistance
Photini Vrikki, Sarita Malik, and Aditi Jaganathan

:// . A deliberate decision was made to open up a space for discussion with practitioners who had various relationships to the CCIs: some have worked within national, flagship, cultural institutions, some in the community film sector and others have a mixed range of industry experience. The aim was to understand the diverse sets of practices involved and the role of anti-racism in screen and digital productions (specifically film and podcasting) emanating from everyday, lived experiences. However, these discussions were not designed as formal interviews but, rather

in Creativity and resistance in a hostile world
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British horror radio from the advent of broadcasting to the digital age
Author: Richard J. Hand

This groundbreaking book is the first full-length study of British horror radio from the pioneering days of recording and broadcasting right through to the digital audio cultures of our own time. The book offers an historical, critical and theoretical exploration of horror radio and audio performance examining key areas such as writing, narrative, adaptation, performance practice and reception throughout the history of that most unjustly neglected of popular art forms: radio drama and “spoken word” auditory cultures. The volume draws on extensive archival research as well as insightful interviews with significant writers and actors. The book offers detailed analysis of major radio series such as Appointment with Fear, The Man in Black, The Price of Fear and Fear on Four as well as one-off horror plays, comedy-horror and experimental uses of binaural and digital technology in producing uncanny audio.

Youth, pop and the rise of Madchester
Author: Steve Redhead

Madchester may have been born at the Haçienda in the summer of 1988, but the city had been in creative ferment for almost a decade prior to the rise of Acid House. The End-of-the-Century Party is the definitive account of a generational shift in popular music and youth culture, what it meant and what it led to. First published right after the Second Summer of Love, it tells the story of the transition from New Pop to the Political Pop of the mid-1980s and its deviant offspring, Post-Political Pop. Resisting contemporary proclamations about the end of youth culture and the rise of a new, right-leaning conformism, the book draws on interviews with DJs, record company bosses, musicians, producers and fans to outline a clear transition in pop thinking, a move from an obsession with style, packaging and synthetic sounds to content, socially conscious lyrics and a new authenticity.

This edition is framed by a prologue by Tara Brabazon, which asks how we can reclaim the spirit, energy and authenticity of Madchester for a post-youth, post-pop generation. It is illustrated with iconic photographs by Kevin Cummins.

Why some of us push our bodies to extremes
Author: Jenny Valentish

This book is about people willing to do the sorts of things that most others couldn't, shouldn't or wouldn't. While there are all sorts of reasons why people consume substances, the author notes that there are those who treat drug-taking like an Olympic sport, exploring their capacity to really push their bodies, and frankly, wanting to be the best at it. Extreme athletes, death-defiers and those who perform incredible stunts of endurance have been celebrated throughout history. The most successful athletes can compartmentalise, storing away worry and pain in a part of their brain so it does not interfere with their performance. The brain releases testosterone, for a boost of strength and confidence. In bondage, discipline, sadism and masochism (BDSM) play, the endogenous opioid system responds to the pain, releasing opioid peptides. It seems some of us are more wired than others to activate those ancient biological systems, be it through being caned in a dungeon during a lunchbreak or climbing a sheer rock wall at the weekend. Back in 1990, sociologist Stephen Lyng coined the term 'edgework', now frequently used in BDSM circles, as 'voluntary pursuit of activities that involve a high potential for death, physical injury, or spiritual harm'.

Horror audio in the digital age
Richard J. Hand

recording to digital experiments. Moreover, in entering the contemporary world we discover that certain boundaries become less meaningful: web-based audio and podcast facilities (even the ostensible ‘catch up’ functionality of the BBC iPlayer) have created a listenership that can listen ‘on-demand’ rather keep its ‘appointment’ with a programme. Likewise, although this book has been framed as a study of a

in Listen in terror