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Ever wondered where your mind ends and the world begins? Ever questioned the idea of morality or tried to challenge a widely held assumption? Listen up! We're making the same kinds of queries here, from a variety of perspectives within the humanities--literary, philosophical, historical, and cultural.

This series offers episodes on all things relevant to the humanities, from philosophical quandaries to pop cultural musings and beyond. Each piece is written by a graduate student at The University of Texas at Austin and produced on campus in the College of Liberal Arts.

Humanities Minute‪s‬ The University of Texas at Austin

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Ever wondered where your mind ends and the world begins? Ever questioned the idea of morality or tried to challenge a widely held assumption? Listen up! We're making the same kinds of queries here, from a variety of perspectives within the humanities--literary, philosophical, historical, and cultural.

This series offers episodes on all things relevant to the humanities, from philosophical quandaries to pop cultural musings and beyond. Each piece is written by a graduate student at The University of Texas at Austin and produced on campus in the College of Liberal Arts.

    Gabbard and the Gita

    Gabbard and the Gita

    Today’s episode explores the significance of a sacred Hindu text—the Bhagavad Gita.

    • 3 min
    Don't Mess With Texas History

    Don't Mess With Texas History

    This episode could change how you remember the Alamo.

    • 2 min
    To Lie or Not To Lie, Deep Thoughts with Immanuel Kant

    To Lie or Not To Lie, Deep Thoughts with Immanuel Kant

    This episode will have you asking: What moral rules do I live by?

    • 2 min
    Kids These Days!

    Kids These Days!

    This episode will make you think twice before you blame Twitter or Facebook for the downfall of society.

    • 2 min
    You Didn't Start the Fire

    You Didn't Start the Fire

    This episode asks: how do you know what you know?

    • 2 min
    Disbanding the Language Police

    Disbanding the Language Police

    This episode encourages you to embrace your own way of communicating—bad grammar and all.

    • 2 min

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