18 episodes

Insomnia? This is the weird random road to blissful oblivion, a.k.a. sleep. Off we go, to terra incognita, mare incognitum, and the many unknown places of the mind. https://ithakaonmymind.com/ Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/ithaka-dreaming/support

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Insomnia? This is the weird random road to blissful oblivion, a.k.a. sleep. Off we go, to terra incognita, mare incognitum, and the many unknown places of the mind. https://ithakaonmymind.com/ Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/ithaka-dreaming/support

    [Ep. 17] Compartmentalization - Characters - Quantum Mechanics

    [Ep. 17] Compartmentalization - Characters - Quantum Mechanics

    What others see as your truth doesn't matter. Only you know your truth. And that's where compartmentalization comes in.


    00:00:00 --- 1: Opening
    00:05:38 --- 2: Police officers and serial killers
    00:10:46 --- 3: “Normal”
    00:21:46 --- 4: Characters vs. Real humans
    00:29:45 --- 5: Digital interactions
    00:36:36 --- 6: Internal and External
    00:40:01 --- 7: Post homo sapiens and eroticas
    00:47:23 --- 8: A numbers game
    00:52:47 --- 9: Quantum mechanics?
    00:58:19 --- 10: Closing

    Links related to the episode


    00:05:50 --- Compartmentalization --- https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Compartmentalization_(psychology)
    00:09:34 --- Ted Bundy quote --- https://crimepiperblog.wordpress.com/2019/04/25/ted-bundy-myths-we-serial-killers-are-your-sons-fake-quote/
    00:12:45 --- Another Ted Bundy quote --- https://www.standard.co.uk/culture/tvfilm/ted-bundy-netflix-series-renowned-serial-killer-says-i-m-not-an-animal-and-i-m-not-crazy-a4039906.html?amp
    00:14:15 --- Last episode, Ep. 16: Reputation - Religion - Sex --- https://ithaka.imaginariumkim.com/ep-16-reputation-religion-sex
    00:15:30 --- The etymology of "normal" --- https://www.etymonline.com/word/normal
    00:53:18 --- The double-slit experiment --- https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Double-slit_experiment

    My website

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    Transcript for the whole episode

    https://ithaka.imaginariumkim.com/ep-17-compartmentalization-characters-quantum-mechanics


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    • 1 hr 4 min
    [Ep. 16] Reputation - Religion - Sex

    [Ep. 16] Reputation - Religion - Sex

    On the unreliability of words like "reputation" and "virtue."

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    The seed idea for this episode came from the book "The Mirror and the Palette" by Jennifer Higgie. Ithaka Dreaming is not a review podcast and this is not a review episode. But I love the book. Its details are here: https://www.simonandschuster.com/books/The-Mirror-and-the-Palette/Jennifer-Higgie/9781643138039

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    00:00:00 --- 1: Opening
    00:03:45 --- 2: Word of mouth
    00:10:23 --- 3: Reiteration of my perspective on insomnia
    00:19:39 --- 4: Golf and purpose
    00:25:35 --- 5: The infuriating trial and its result
    00:29:44 --- 6: Virtue and religion
    00:37:46 --- 7: Give me a first class ticket to hell
    00:42:33 --- 8: Unofficial religions and my church
    00:48:00 --- 9: Stop obsessing about sex
    00:59:00 --- 10: My life is mine and mine alone
    01:05:18 --- 11: Closing

    Links related to the episode


    00:00:44 --- The Mirror and the Palette" by Jennifer Higgie --- https://www.simonandschuster.com/books/The-Mirror-and-the-Palette/Jennifer-Higgie/9781643138039
    00:25:45 --- Artemisia Gentileschi --- https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Artemisia_Gentileschi
    01:02:05 --- Nobel Prize in Literature --- https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nobel_Prize_in_Literature

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    Transcript for the whole episode

    https://ithaka.imaginariumkim.com/ep-16-reputation-religion-sex


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    • 1 hr 11 min
    [Ep. 15] Mythology - Branding - Accumulation

    [Ep. 15] Mythology - Branding - Accumulation

    On the power of story marketing and quantity.

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    The seed idea for this episode came from the book "The Mirror and the Palette" by Jennifer Higgie. Ithaka Dreaming is not a review podcast and this is not a review episode. But I love the book. Its details are here: https://www.simonandschuster.com/books/The-Mirror-and-the-Palette/Jennifer-Higgie/9781643138039

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    00:00:00 --- 1: Opening
    00:05:45 --- 2: Mythology and legends
    00:14:22 --- 3: Story marketing
    00:18:35 --- 4: Spread the news
    00:22:27 --- 5: Not about ego
    00:33:43 --- 6: Producer tags
    00:38:33 --- 7: The accumulation of quantity
    00:43:27 --- 8: Finding my match
    00:51:22 --- 9: Closing

    Links related to the episode


    00:00:50 --- The Mirror and the Palette" by Jennifer Higgie --- https://www.simonandschuster.com/books/The-Mirror-and-the-Palette/Jennifer-Higgie/9781643138039
    00:02:05 --- How to Pronounce the Names of Some Dutch Painting Masters --- http://www.essentialvermeer.com/dutch-painters/pronuncpainters.html
    00:03:00 --- Judith Leyster's monogram --- https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/Category:Judith_Leyster#/media/File:Judith_Leyster_signature_1629-editted.jpg
    00:09:21 --- Do Inuits really have 50 words for snow? --- https://readable.com/blog/do-inuits-really-have-50-words-for-snow/
    00:19:23 --- Dutch Golden Age --- https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dutch_Golden_Age
    00:34:13 --- Producer tag --- https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Producer_tag
    00:34:40 --- a little bit about music piracy from [Ep. 14] 📻 Smile - Power - Aliens [Section 3: 3: The music industry and poems] --- https://ithaka.imaginariumkim.com/ep-14-smile-power-aliens
    00:53:04 --- Ithaka by C.P. Cavafy --- https://www.poetryfoundation.org/poems/51296/ithaka-56d22eef917ec

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    Transcript for the whole episode

    https://ithaka.imaginariumkim.com/ep-15-mythology-branding-accumulation


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    • 57 min
    [Ep. 14] Smile - Power - Aliens

    [Ep. 14] Smile - Power - Aliens

    On the grotesqueness of power and teeth.

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    The seed idea for this episode came from the book "The Mirror and the Palette" by Jennifer Higgie. Ithaka Dreaming is not a review podcast and this is not a review episode. But I love the book. Its details are here: https://www.simonandschuster.com/books/The-Mirror-and-the-Palette/Jennifer-Higgie/9781643138039

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    00:00:00 --- 1: Opening - Reading Habits
    00:03:47 --- 2: Fair use doesn’t depend on whether you make money or not
    00:13:01 --- 3: The music industry and poems
    00:20:15 --- 4: The quote and smiles
    00:24:01 --- 5: Average
    00:28:43 --- 6: Power, grotesque
    00:34:38 --- 7: Natural and cultural
    00:40:52 --- 8: Too complicated
    00:48:53 --- 9: Aliens
    00:51:50 --- 10: Closing

    Links related to the episode


    00:02:28 --- "The Mirror and the Palette" by Jennifer Higgie --- https://www.simonandschuster.com/books/The-Mirror-and-the-Palette/Jennifer-Higgie/9781643138039
    00:11:25 --- Copyright & Intellectual Property Podcast by Jason Tucker --- On Apple: https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/copyright-intellectual-property-podcast/id1473533953 --- On Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/show/2j2EG3XZVf7EwGWUiri737?si=NSjE1i2TQwO4MJImzCksiA
    00:33:30 --- MODERN GROTESQUE TIMES instagram --- https://www.instagram.com/m_g_times/
    00:45:26 --- Simba changes his opinion about eating bugs, thanks to Timon and Pumbaa --- https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LSerlz47srg&ab_channel=PositiveInspiration
    00:46:10 --- Beauty and the Beast music --- https://open.spotify.com/album/3O5p9VNddbwvqWTdYKEqV5?si=d0w3ysaVQYmFWhMuLMX59g

    Raw Depiction, a newsletter

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    Transcript for the whole episode

    https://ithaka.imaginariumkim.com/ep-14-smile-power-aliens


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    • 57 min
    [Ep. 13] Castles - Age - Robots

    [Ep. 13] Castles - Age - Robots

    Some hypotheses about the horrors (and a little bit of fun) of living in a castle.


    00:00:00 --- 1: Opening
    00:02:56 --- 2: Pretending old age
    00:07:17 --- 3: Simple arithmetic and more
    00:11:12 --- 4: “Respect”
    00:17:03 --- 5: The sin of age?
    00:22:09 --- 6: Fairy tales of a different kind
    00:26:33 --- 7: The horrors of shadows
    00:39:17 --- 8: Ghosts in the hallways
    00:47:24 --- 9: Ex machina
    00:51:59 --- 10: Our nostalgic future
    00:56:39 --- 11: Closing

    Links related to the episode


    00:21:32 --- Misery by Stephen King --- https://stephenking.com/works/novel/misery.html
    00:49:51 --- Optimus by Tesla --- https://screenrant.com/tesla-bot-optimus-production-next-year-elon-musk-robot/
    00:58:20 --- my Payhip store --- https://payhip.com/ImaginariumKim
    00:59:39 --- my Vault --- https://ithaka.imaginariumkim.com/
    01:00:48 --- newsletter, Raw Depiction --- https://ithaka.imaginariumkim.com/signup/

    Transcript for the whole episode

    https://ithaka.imaginariumkim.com/ep-13-castles-age-robots


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    • 1 hr 2 min
    [Bulletin] Season 2 begins on April 22

    [Bulletin] Season 2 begins on April 22

    Season 1 has ended. Season 2 will start on April 22.


    Spotify playlist of Ithaka Dreaming Season 1 music --- https://open.spotify.com/playlist/0OJFtxQGh8u68xsvWzXest?si=56fe004c890c4489
    Ithaka's Spotify profile --- https://open.spotify.com/user/esbq9yikflufrazzgivv63v4e?si=f9fef7ed10fc4e6d
    Vault --- https://ithaka.imaginariumkim.com/

    Transcript for the whole episode

    https://ithaka.imaginariumkim.com/bulletin-season-2-begins-on-april-22


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    • 2 min

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