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Behind the Scenes Minis: Isadora

Stuff You Missed in History Class

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  • about 8 hours ago
  • 12:44

Holly and Tracy talk about Holly's childhood perceptions of Isadora Duncan and how the famous dancer broke convention. They also talk about the peccadillos of Duncan's autobiography, and her relationship with sexuality. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com

Isadora Duncan, Part 2

Stuff You Missed in History Class

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  • 2 days ago
  • 37:29

The comforts afforded by fame were forever clouded for Duncan by an ongoing series of tragedies, leading right up to the famous – and horrifying – way her life ended. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com

Isadora Duncan, Part 1

Stuff You Missed in History Class

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  • 4 days ago
  • 39:24

Duncan, often called the mother of modern dance, had an unconventional upbringing, and a VERY unconventional life. Her early life was full of struggle but seemed overall quite happy. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com

SYMHC Classics: The Nazi Games and Jesse Owens

Stuff You Missed in History Class

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  • 6 days ago
  • 27:50

This 2012 episode covers the 1936 Berlin Olympics and African-American sprinter Jesse Owens, as well as the games as Nazi propaganda. More nations than ever participated, and the Olympic torch was used for the first time. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com

Behind the Scenes Minis: Freedom Summer and Cobb

Stuff You Missed in History Class

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  • 7 days ago
  • 13:41

Tracy and Holly talk about how young everyone had been during the Mississippi Freedom Summer, voter suppression, and Holly's trick to stop crying when recording. There's also talk of how topics get added to phone lists. and Cobb's violin playing. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com