Dumbo Feather Podcast

Dumbo Feather Podcast

Australia

Conversations with extraordinary people. New episodes monthly.

Episodes

#1 Susan Carland: Activist, Muslim, mother  

What's at the core of the prejudice we still encounter in our political and social lives? Listen in to our chat with Melbourne-based sociologist Susan Carland who advocates for a more openhearted Australia. This episode includes questions from the audience, and at some points can become a little hard to hear. We’re working on improving our recording techniques—thanks for bearing with us! This podcast is supported by our friends at Bank Australia. Find out more: Susan Carland on Twitter: https://twitter.com/SusanCarland Anne Lamott and the Shitty First Draft (SFD): https://www.brainpickings.org/2013/11/22/bird-by-bird-anne-lamott/ Muslim leaders' refutation of terrorism: http://www.lettertobaghdadi.com/

#2 Brendan Murray: Educator, rebel, legend  

Brendan Murray is the principal at Victoria’s Parkville College, a school that’s inside a prison. He believes in the power of education to change people’s lives and treats every student with unconditional positive regard. This episode includes questions from the audience, and at some points can become a little hard to hear. We’re working on improving our recording techniques—thanks for bearing with us! This podcast is supported by our friends at Bank Australia. Find out more: Parkville College: http://parkvillecollege.weebly.com/ Unconditional Positive Regard: http://www.dumbofeather.com/why-i-teach-with-unconditional-positive-regard/ Viktor Frankl: https://www.ted.com/talks/viktor_frankl_youth_in_search_of_meaning Carl Rogers: http://www.simplypsychology.org/carl-rogers.html

#3 Arne Rubinstein: Doctor, counsellor, mentor  

How do we help raise our boys and girls to become responsible, motivated and resilient men and women? Dr Arne Rubinstein shares practical advice for helping teenagers develop healthy adult behaviour. This episode includes questions from the audience, and at some points can become a little hard to hear. We’re working on improving our recording techniques—thanks for bearing with us! This podcast is supported by our friends at Bank Australia. Find out more: Arne's website: http://doctorarne.com/ Arnold van Gennep and his book, The Rites of Passage: https://books.google.com.au/books/about/The_Rites_of_Passage.html?id=kJpkBH7mB7oC Liminality: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Liminality Creativity and the Liminal Space: https://www.psychologytoday.com/blog/the-creativity-cure/201306/creativity-and-the-liminal-space

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