The Materialists
Minisode 3 - Storytelling in the Round: Conversation with potter, Donna Flanery

Minisode 3 - Storytelling in the Round: Conversation with potter, Donna Flanery

May 1, 2020

The Materialists are….

Becky O’Sullivan (Public Archaeology Coordinator, FPAN West Central Region)

Nigel Rudolph (Public Archaeology Coordinator, FPAN Central Region)

For more info on FPAN please visit http://fpan.us/

We would like to thank….

The Florida Public Archaeology Network, The University of South Florida - Department of Anthropology, and The Crystal River Preserve and Archaeological State Park. For more info on USF Anthro Department please visit their website at https://www.usf.edu/arts-sciences/departments/anthropology/ For More info about the Crystal River Archaeological State Park please visit their website at https://www.floridastateparks.org/parks-and-trails/crystal-river-archaeological-state-park

Thank you to the band Have Gun, Will Travel for the use of their song Silver and the Age of Opulence for our intro music. For more information on HGWT please visit their website at http://hgwtmusic.com/

For questions or concerns about the podcast please email us at the materialistspodcast@gmail.com

Mini-Episode 3: Story Telling in the Round: Donna Flanery

Huge thank you to Donna Flanery for the interview. If you would like more information about Donna please Google Donna Flanery Ceramics or follow one of the links below!

 

 

 

 

 

Minisode 2 - Full Victory for Life: Conversation with potter Matt Long

Minisode 2 - Full Victory for Life: Conversation with potter Matt Long

April 24, 2020

 

The Materialists are….

Becky O’Sullivan (Public Archaeology Coordinator, FPAN West Central Region)

Nigel Rudolph (Public Archaeology Coordinator, FPAN Central Region)

For more info on FPAN please visit http://fpan.us/

We would like to thank….

The Florida Public Archaeology Network, The University of South Florida - Department of Anthropology, and The Crystal River Preserve and Archaeological State Park. For more info on USF Anthro Department please visit their website at https://www.usf.edu/arts-sciences/departments/anthropology/ For More info about the Crystal River Archaeological State Park please visit their website at https://www.floridastateparks.org/parks-and-trails/crystal-river-archaeological-state-park

Thank you to the band Have Gun, Will Travel for the use of their song Silver and the Age of Opulence for our intro music. For more information on HGWT please visit their website at http://hgwtmusic.com/

For questions or concerns about the podcast please email us at the materialistspodcast@gmail.com

Mini-Sode 2: Full Victory for Life: Matt Long

Big thank you to Matt Long for taking the time to chat with us. If you would like more info on potter Matt Long or if you want to purchase some work…check out one or all of the links below.

Minisode 1 - Built To Play: Conversation with ceramic artist, Forrest Sincoff Gard

Minisode 1 - Built To Play: Conversation with ceramic artist, Forrest Sincoff Gard

April 17, 2020

The Materialists are….

Becky O’Sullivan (Public Archaeology Coordinator, FPAN West Central Region)

Nigel Rudolph (Public Archaeology Coordinator, FPAN Central Region)

For more info on FPAN please visit http://fpan.us/

We would like to thank….

The Florida Public Archaeology Network, The University of South Florida - Department of Anthropology, and The Crystal River Preserve and Archaeological State Park. For more info on USF Anthro Department please visit their website at https://www.usf.edu/arts-sciences/departments/anthropology/ For More info about the Crystal River Archaeological State Park please visit their website at https://www.floridastateparks.org/parks-and-trails/crystal-river-archaeological-state-park

Thank you to the band Have Gun, Will Travel for the use of their song Silver and the Age of Opulence for our intro music. For more information on HGWT please visit their website at http://hgwtmusic.com/

For questions or concerns about the podcast please email us at the materialistspodcast@gmail.com

Mini-Episode 1: Forrest Sincoff Gard

Thank you to Forrest for being on the podcast! Forrest is all over the web but if you Google Forrest Gard Ceramics you’ll find him easily. Or….email him at forrestgard@gmail.com or find him on his website and Instagram page. Brilliant work, Forrest!

https://www.instagram.com/forrestsincoffgard/

https://forrestgard.weebly.com/

Socialis Remotus

Socialis Remotus

April 12, 2020

The Materialists are….

Becky O’Sullivan (Public Archaeology Coordinator, FPAN West Central Region)

Nigel Rudolph (Public Archaeology Coordinator, FPAN Central Region)

For more info on FPAN please visit http://fpan.us/

We would like to thank….

The Florida Public Archaeology Network, The University of South Florida - Department of Anthropology, and The Crystal River Preserve and Archaeological State Park. For more info on USF Anthro Department please visit their website at https://www.usf.edu/arts-sciences/departments/anthropology/ For More info about the Crystal River Archaeological State Park please visit their website at https://www.floridastateparks.org/parks-and-trails/crystal-river-archaeological-state-park

Thank you to the band Have Gun, Will Travel for the use of their song Silver and the Age of Opulence for our intro music. For more information on HGWT please visit their website at http://hgwtmusic.com/

For questions or concerns about the podcast please email us at the materialistspodcast@gmail.com

Episode 12: “Socialis Remotus” 

Huge thank you to Dr. Charlie Cobb for being on this episode. Dr. Cobb is Curator and Lockwood Professor of Historical Archaeology at the Florida Museum of Natural History, University of Florida. He specializes in the archaeology and history of the southeastern United States and has a particular interest in Native American engagements with European colonialism. For more information on Dr. Cobb’s research please visit

DeFoe, Daniel. 1722. A Journal of the Plague Year.

Lynteris, Christos. 2018. Plague Masks: The Visual Emergence of Anti-Epidemic Personal Protection Equipment. Journal of Medical Anthropology, Cross-Cultural Studies in Health and Illness. Volume 37, 2018 - Issue 6: Technologies and Materialities of Epidemic Control.

McEwan, Bonnie G. (editor). 1993. The Missions of La Florida. University of Florida Press

Watts, Sheldon J. 1999. Epidemics and History: Disease, Power, and Imperialism. Yale University Press

History of Toilet Paper - https://reddiplumbingwichita.com/blog/general/the-history-of-toilet-paper

Song: Influenza. Johnson, Ace (Performer). Lomax, John A. (John Avery), 1867-1948 (Collector).  https://www.loc.gov/item/lomaxbib000548/?fbclid=IwAR0kvY3RDyGTdZ574Ie3hgyYXXmIvmy1sbf_YKAAdLZgFGWLvnTrfWworYo

Song: Patty Griffin. 2013. Please Don’t Let Me Die in Florida. Track #2. American Kid. New West Records

Clip: 6482jdmcksw. Bob and Doug McKenzie - Strange Brew Clip #1. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=V4KTebUT6Mw

 

 

 

 

No Regerts

No Regerts

February 17, 2020

The Materialists are….

Becky O’Sullivan (Public Archaeology Coordinator, FPAN West Central Region)

Nigel Rudolph (Public Archaeology Coordinator, FPAN Central Region)

For more info on FPAN please visit http://fpan.us/

We would like to thank….

The Florida Public Archaeology Network, The University of South Florida - Department of Anthropology, and The Crystal River Preserve and Archaeological State Park. For more info on USF Anthro Department please visit their website at https://www.usf.edu/arts-sciences/departments/anthropology/ For More info about the Crystal River Archaeological State Park please visit their website at https://www.floridastateparks.org/parks-and-trails/crystal-river-archaeological-state-park

Thank you to the band Have Gun, Will Travel for the use of their song Silver and the Age of Opulence for our intro music. For more information on HGWT please visit their website at http://hgwtmusic.com/

For questions or concerns about the podcast please email us at the materialistspodcast@gmail.com

Episode 11: “No Regerts” 

Huge thank you to our guest, Aaron Deter-Wolf for being on the episode. Aaron is the Prehistoric Archaeologist for the Tennessee Division of Archaeology as well as an author of books and articles on the history of tattooing. You can also follow him on @archaeologyink on Instagram https://www.instagram.com/archaeologyink/ Find more of Aaron’s writings on Academia.edu https://tdoa.academia.edu/AaronDeterWolf

Huge thank you to our guest, Mark Parrish from Wonderland Custom Tattoos. Mark is a fantastic tattooer and all-around good guy. Thanks, Mark, for the use of your hand and tattoo machine in the episode image. For more info on Mark’s work please go to http://www.wunderlandtattoo.com/about-and-meet-the-team or find Mark on Instagram at https://www.instagram.com/parrishtattoo/

Thanks to Jeffy Scott for his cameo appearance and insight. Jeffy does some killer work as well. Check him out at https://www.instagram.com/jeffytattoos/

Clip from How Alaska Native Women Are Healing From Generations Of Trauma | [Our Fight To Survive, Pt. 3] courtesy of AJ+ (Al Jazeera Media Network) Music tracks courtesy of APM and Audio Networks, P28-012 Alaska State Library Lomen Bros. Photo Collection. You can find the videos at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FKJO1YyQMmY

Another Tattoo (Parody of "Nothin' On You" by B.o.B. featuring Bruno Mars) by “Weird Al” Yankovic, Album:  Alpocalypse, 2011. Purchased from Amazon Music. Video for this hilarious song on Youtube: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BF6ct9ZEq5s

And…A special thank you to Cate Johnson for the Wonderland hookup! You’re awesome Cate, thanks for all your help!

 

Episode 11: “No Regerts”  Sneak Peek Episode

Episode 11: “No Regerts” Sneak Peek Episode

January 22, 2020

The Materialists are….

Becky O’Sullivan (Public Archaeology Coordinator, FPAN West Central Region)

Nigel Rudolph (Public Archaeology Coordinator, FPAN Central Region)

For more info on FPAN please visit http://fpan.us/

We would like to thank….

The Florida Public Archaeology Network, The University of South Florida - Department of Anthropology, and The Crystal River Preserve and Archaeological State Park. For more info on USF Anthro Department please visit their website at https://www.usf.edu/arts-sciences/departments/anthropology/ For More info about the Crystal River Archaeological State Park please visit their website at https://www.floridastateparks.org/parks-and-trails/crystal-river-archaeological-state-park

Thank you to the band Have Gun, Will Travel for the use of their song Silver and the Age of Opulence for our intro music. For more information on HGWT please visit their website at http://hgwtmusic.com/

For questions or concerns about the podcast please email us at the materialistspodcast@gmail.com

Episode 11: “No Regerts”  Sneak Peek Episode

Just a quick sneak-peek at the upcoming episode. The full episode is still in production....but will be out for your listening pleasure before too long. This one will stick with you! 

Big thanks to Aaron Deter-Wolf for being on the episode. Aaron is the Prehistoric Archaeologist for the Tennessee Division of Archaeology as well as an author of books and articles on the history of tattooing. You can also follow him on @archaeologyink on Instagram (https://www.instagram.com/archaeologyink/)

More to come in the upcoming full episode! It’ll leave a mark! Get it?

Dust to Dust - Chapter 2

Dust to Dust - Chapter 2

December 20, 2019

The Materialists are….

Becky O’Sullivan (Public Archaeology Coordinator, FPAN West Central Region)

Nigel Rudolph (Public Archaeology Coordinator, FPAN Central Region)

For more info on FPAN please visit http://fpan.us/

We would like to thank….

The Florida Public Archaeology Network, The University of South Florida - Department of Anthropology, and The Crystal River Preserve and Archaeological State Park. For more info on USF Anthro Department please visit their website at https://www.usf.edu/arts-sciences/departments/anthropology/ For More info about the Crystal River Archaeological State Park please visit their website at https://www.floridastateparks.org/parks-and-trails/crystal-river-archaeological-state-park

Thank you to the band Have Gun, Will Travel for the use of their song Silver and the Age of Opulence for our intro music. For more information on HGWT please visit their website at http://hgwtmusic.com/

For questions or concerns about the podcast please email us at the materialistspodcast@gmail.com

Episode 10: Dust to Dust – Chapter 2

The Materialists would like to thank Becca Burton, communications manager for the University of Florida Thompson Institute for Earth Systems, housed in the Florida Museum of Natural History. Co-creator of The Marjory. The Marjorie is a woman-owned reporting nonprofit that promotes a greater understanding of issues related to women and the environment in Florida through storytelling and community building. Find out more about The Thomson Institute for Earth Systems at UF… https://www.floridamuseum.ufl.edu/earth-systems/ For more info about The Marjorie visit: www.themarjorie.org

In her interview, Becca mentions “The nine tipping points for the planet earth” for more info on that visit: https://www.weforum.org/agenda/2019/12/climate-change-tipping-points-earth/

Becky’s statistics about plastic use came from: https://www.theguardian.com/us-news/2019/jun/23/all-the-plastic-ever-made-study-comic Susie Cagle,  The Guardian. 2019

A whale washed ashore with over 200 lbs of plastic in its stomach. Sperm Whale washed ashore in Scotland https://www.nytimes.com/2019/12/02/world/europe/harris-beached-whale.html

Nigel’s history of plastic from History and Future of Plastics https://www.sciencehistory.org/the-history-and-future-of-plastics

For more info on the Anthropocene please visit https://www.nature.com/articles/d41586-019-02381-2

Thank you to Radiohead. Fake Plastic Trees, The Bends. 1995. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=n5h0qHwNrHk

One Word: Plastics Clip. The Graduate, Lawrence Turman, Embassy Pictures (US), United Artists. 1967. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PSxihhBzCjk

 

Face Of Terror: Halloween Edition

Face Of Terror: Halloween Edition

October 29, 2019

The Materialists are….

Becky O’Sullivan (Public Archaeology Coordinator, FPAN West Central Region)

Nigel Rudolph (Public Archaeology Coordinator, FPAN Central Region)

For more info on FPAN please visit http://fpan.us/

We would like to thank….

The Florida Public Archaeology Network, The University of South Florida - Department of Anthropology, and The Crystal River Preserve and Archaeological State Park. For more info on USF Anthro Department please visit their website at https://www.usf.edu/arts-sciences/departments/anthropology/ For More info about the Crystal River Archaeological State Park please visit their website at https://www.floridastateparks.org/parks-and-trails/crystal-river-archaeological-state-park

Thank you to the band Have Gun, Will Travel for the use of their song Silver and the Age of Opulence for our intro music. For more information on HGWT please visit their website at http://hgwtmusic.com/

For questions or concerns about the podcast please email us at the materialistspodcast@gmail.com

Episode 9: Face of Terror: Halloween Editon

Halloween material culture! Spooky masks, scary dolls, and so much more.

Interview with John Carpenter – Exerpt taken from: WOW Presents Clips: John Carpenter talks Halloween. Check it out at https://youtu.be/1K_y1TWBOvs

Rubber (Realitism Films. 2011) Written and directed by: Quentin Dupieux.  http://www.magnetreleasing.com/rubber/

If you’re interested in the academic side of horror movies, join Horror Movies SIG Facebook Group https://www.facebook.com/groups/1016017738478452/

Robert The Doll. For more info on this interesting piece of material culture: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Robert_(doll)

For more information on the “Uncanny Valley” visit https://www.scientificamerican.com/article/why-uncanny-valley-human-look-alikes-put-us-on-edge/ or https://www.vice.com/en_us/article/wj4ngb/this-is-why-we-think-dolls-are-creepyutm_sourcetonicfbus

History of Jack-O-lanterns: https://www.atlasobscura.com/articles/turnip-jack-o-lanterns-are-the-root-of-all-evil

To read the horror movie killer masks article, visit: https://www.livescience.com/3323-hollywood-serial-slashers-wear-masks.html

He's Back (The Man Behind The Mask) Artist: Alice Cooper, written: Alice Cooper, Tom Kelly, Kane Roberts. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UUr4bV4u3N8

Somebody's Watching Me. Music video by Rockwell (chorus by Michael and Jermaine Jackson) 1984.. (C) 2004 Motown Records, a Division of UMG Recordings, Inc. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7YvAYIJSSZY

Dust to Dust - Chapter 1

Dust to Dust - Chapter 1

October 2, 2019

The Materialists are….

Becky O’Sullivan (Public Archaeology Coordinator, FPAN West Central Region)

Nigel Rudolph (Public Archaeology Coordinator, FPAN Central Region)

For more info on FPAN please visit http://fpan.us/

We would like to thank….

The Florida Public Archaeology Network, The University of South Florida - Department of Anthropology, and The Crystal River Preserve and Archaeological State Park. For more info on USF Anthro Department please visit their website at https://www.usf.edu/arts-sciences/departments/anthropology/ For More info about the Crystal River Archaeological State Park please visit their website at https://www.floridastateparks.org/parks-and-trails/crystal-river-archaeological-state-park

Thank you to the band Have Gun, Will Travel for the use of their song Silver and the Age of Opulence for our intro music. For more information on HGWT please visit their website at http://hgwtmusic.com/

For questions or concerns about the podcast please email us at the materialistspodcast@gmail.com

Episode 8: Dust to Dust – Chapter 1

We are looking at archaeological preservation in this episode. Our discussion takes us across the globe to look at examples of radical preservation.

Nigel’s example of preservation is the famous Peruvian mummy “Momia Juanita” aka the Peruvian Ice Maiden. For more info go to https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mummy_Juanita

Becky’s example of preservation comes from the bogs of Ireland. “Bog Butter” Butter that was preserved in the peat bogs of Ireland for thousands of years. For more info go to https://www.smithsonianmag.com/smart-news/a-brief-history-of-bog-butter-180959384/?fbclid=IwAR0TJK5DrNxl659jEkQZm038lMr6TNjD2KaH4GzRjfnpOCyEjLG4jQ1w2OM

Thank you to Dr. Jessi Halligan from Florida State University. Dr. Halligan is an Assistant Professor of Anthropology, with specializations in geoarchaeology and underwater archaeology. For more information on Dr. Halligan and her work please visit https://www.anthro.fsu.edu/faculty-staff/department-faculty/dr-jessi-halligan

The Goonies (TM & © Warner Bros. 1985) Clip taken from MovieClips.com https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OnrORwEG4lQ

And Here We Go Again…Season 2!

And Here We Go Again…Season 2!

September 9, 2019

The Materialists are….

Becky O’Sullivan (Public Archaeology Coordinator, FPAN West Central Region)

Nigel Rudolph (Public Archaeology Coordinator, FPAN Central Region)

For more info on FPAN please visit http://fpan.us/

We would like to thank….

The Florida Public Archaeology Network, The University of South Florida - Department of Anthropology, and The Crystal River Preserve and Archaeological State Park. For more info on USF Anthro Department please visit their website at https://www.usf.edu/arts-sciences/departments/anthropology/ For More info about the Crystal River Archaeological State Park please visit their website at https://www.floridastateparks.org/parks-and-trails/crystal-river-archaeological-state-park

Thank you to the band Have Gun, Will Travel for the use of their song Silver and the Age of Opulence for our intro music. For more information on HGWT please visit their website at http://hgwtmusic.com/

For questions or concerns about the podcast please email us at the materialistspodcast@gmail.com

Episode 7: And Here Go Again...Season 2! 

Back after the summer break! This is an intro to the Season 2 of The Materialists Podcast

Clip from The Hudsucker Proxy. 1994. Joel and Ethan Cohen. PolyGram Filmed Entertainment, and Working Title Films, Warner Bros., and Silver Pictures.  Hudsucker Presentation: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fn8rXglFMuQ&t=110s

Kitchens of the Future https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TiACOLuYlJ4

Upcoming topics on The Materialists Podcast: Preservation, Halloween Material Culture, Tattoo Material Culture, Gender of Objects, and much much more.

The Materialists are always hunting for subjects to talk about on the podcast. If you have ideas, feel free to reach out!

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