Culture File Weekly Friday 22 February 2019
The Culture File Weekly: Peter Whelan and the IBO
This weekly, an attempt to reconstruct the sounds of old Dublin, with Peter Whelan, AD of the Irish Baroque Orchestra. Whelan and ensemble are on a mission to seek out and play the neglected music of Ireland from the 17th and 18th centuries, delving not just into newly rediscovered sheet music but to the life of the Hibernian metropolis.
The Culture File Weekly: Slow Computing Special
Do you use your phone or does it use you? We explore our internet-connected technologies and the world of "datafication", with guests including UCSF's Robert Lustig, a neuroendocrinologist and expert in addiction and Lindsay Ems, who studies the Amish often highly nuanced attitudes technology.