aijcast

aijcast

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a podcast featuring conversations and performances at the intersection of art, inspiration, and justice
S8E10 - John Webster, Part One
Apr 19 • 32 min
British-Finnish documentary filmmaker John Webster explores human trafficking, climate change, and other critical issues of the human experience.
S8E09.5 - More Musical Highlights from Our First Two Years
Apr 17 • 30 min
In celebration of our second anniversary, we bring you more live musical highlights from our first two years.
S8E09 - Musical Highlights from Our First Two Years
Apr 12 • 41 min
In celebration of our second anniversary, we bring you some live musical highlights from our first two years.
S8E08 - Jeffery Tribble, Part Two
Apr 5 • 28 min
Part two of our conversation with musician and scholar Dr. Jeffery Tribble, Sr.
S8E07 - Jeffery Tribble, Part One
Mar 29 • 31 min
Part one of our conversation with musician and scholar Dr. Jeffery Tribble, Sr.
S8E06 - Nick Pickrell, Part Two
Mar 22 • 25 min
Nick Pickrell is a musician and actor, and is also the organizer of the Open Table in Kansas City.
S8E05 - Nick Pickrell, Part One
Mar 15 • 25 min
Nick Pickrell is a musician and actor, and is also the organizer of the Open Table in Kansas City.
S8E04 - Sekou Laidlow, Part Two
Mar 8 • 34 min
Part two of our conversation with actor Sekou Laidlow on connecting the dots between acting and faith.
S8E03 - Sekou Laidlow, Part One
Mar 1 • 29 min
Part one of our conversation with actor Sekou Laidlow on his path from professional actor to Juilliard graduate.
S8E02 - Tamara Lebak, Part Two
Feb 22 • 32 min
Part two of our conversation with consultant, singer/songwriter, minister Tamara Lebak about her Psalms Project.
S8E01 - Tamara Lebak, Part One
Feb 15 • 35 min
Part one of our conversation with consultant, singer/songwriter, minister Tamara Lebak about her Psalms Project.
S7E13 - Al Mudeif
Feb 8 • 10 min
Al Mudeif is aijcast’s producer
S7E12.5 - Special Episode: New Way Podcast
Feb 1 • 48 min
We are excited to share this episode from our friends over at the New Way podcast! Pastor Gad Mpoyo talks with Sara Hayden about his ministry among refugees and immigrants in Clarkston, Georgia.
S7E12 - Gabriela Arp, Part Two
Jan 25 • 26 min
Part two of our conversation with independent producer and visual artists Gabriela Arp.
S7E11 - Gabriela Arp, Part One
Jan 18 • 26 min
Part one of our conversation with independent producer and visual artists Gabriela Arp
S7E10 - Wende Ballew, Part Two
Jan 11 • 28 min
Part two of our conversation with Wende Ballew, founder and Executive Director of Reforming Arts.
S7E09 - Wende Ballew, Part One
Jan 4 • 26 min
Part one of our conversation with Wende Ballew, founder and Executive Director of Reforming Arts.
S7E08 - Siana Altiise, Part Two
Dec 28, 2018 • 45 min
Part two of a conversation and performance with sensory artist Siana Altiise.
S7E07 - Siana Altiise, Part One
Dec 21, 2018 • 39 min
Part one of a conversation and performance with sensory artist Siana Altiise.
S7E06 - Callid Keefe-Perry, Part Two
Dec 14, 2018 • 30 min
Part two of our conversation with ARC Executive Director Callid Keefe-Perry
S7E05 - Callid Keefe-Perry, Part One
Dec 7, 2018 • 39 min
Part one of our conversation with ARC Executive Director Callid Keefe-Perry
S7E04.5 - Highlights from Our Live Creative Conversation
Nov 30, 2018 • 64 min
Our final live Creative Conversation of 2018 featured artist/advocate/activist Jessica Caldas and pastor/activist/organizer Michael Wortham.
S7E04 - Aisha Brooks-Lytle, Part Two
Nov 23, 2018 • 32 min
Aisha Brooks-Lytle, Executive Presbyter of the Presbytery of Greater Atlanta, on her move to Atlanta and her recent recording experience in Nashville.
S7E03 - Aisha Brooks-Lytle, Part One
Nov 16, 2018 • 30 min
Aisha Brooks-Lytle, Executive Presbyter of the Presbytery of Greater Atlanta, on her call to cross-cultural ministry.
S7E02 - Armandee Drew, Part Two
Nov 9, 2018 • 27 min
Part two of our conversation with inner healing artist Armandee Drew.
S7E01 - Armandee Drew, Part One
Nov 2, 2018 • 27 min
Part one of our conversation with inner healing artist Armandee Drew.
S6E13 - Fabian Williams, Part Two
Oct 26, 2018 • 35 min
Part one of our conversation with performance and visual artist Fabian Williams
S6E12 - Fabian Williams, Part One
Oct 19, 2018 • 28 min
Part one of our conversation with performance and visual artist Fabian Williams
S6E11.5 - Special Episode: Just Worship Conference Highlights
Oct 12, 2018 • 37 min
Listen to highlights from the Just Worship Conference at Columbia Theological Seminary, including music, liturgy, and presentations.
S6E11 - Lois Snavely
Oct 5, 2018 • 29 min
Dancer Lois Snavely explores body theology as a way toward liberation. This episode features an interview with Marthame and excerpts from her Wild Goose Festival Workshop.
S6E10 - Amina McIntyre, Part Two
Sep 28, 2018 • 29 min
Part one of our conversation with playwright Amina McIntyre on the connection between the arts and worship.
S6E09 - Amina McIntyre, Part One
Sep 21, 2018 • 26 min
Part one of our conversation with playwright Amina McIntyre on the importance of embodied faith and learning.
S6E08 - Mary Button and David Finnegan-Hosey
Sep 14, 2018 • 30 min
Artist/educator/organizer Mary Button and chaplain/writer/songwriter/podcaster David Finnegan-Hosey speaking at the intersection of creativity and mental health. They were recorded live at the Wild Goose Festival.
S6E07 - Myles Markham, Part Two
Sep 7, 2018 • 34 min
Part Two of our conversation wit hMyles Markham of the Reformation Project.
Bonus Episode: Your Secret’s Safe with Gus
Sep 5, 2018 • 43 min
This bonus episode comes from Your Secret’s Safe with Gus, a weekly improvised fictional podcast from the Improv in Action Network. Marthame guests on episode 11 of season 1 as FBI special agent Derick.
S6E06 - Myles Markham, Part One
Aug 31, 2018 • 32 min
Myles Markham of the Reformation Project
Bonus Episode: Tamisha Tyler at Wild Goose
Aug 29, 2018 • 9 min
Theologian/writer Tamisha Tyler talks subversive liturgies at the Wild Goose Festival.
S6E05 - Jill McAfee, Part Two
Aug 24, 2018 • 32 min
Part two of an intimate conversation and performance with musician Jill McAfee.
Bonus Episode: T. Anthony Spearman at Wild Goose
Aug 22, 2018 • 14 min
Marthame spoke with the Rev. Dr. T. Anthony Spearman, President of the North Carolina Conference of NAACP Chapters, at the Wild Goose Festival.
S6E04 - Jill McAfee, Part One
Aug 17, 2018 • 31 min
Part one of an intimate conversation and performance with musician Jill McAfee.
Bonus Episode: Kevin Garcia at Wild Goose
Aug 15, 2018 • 15 min
Marthame catches up with past guest and self-described “internet human” Kevin Garcia at the Wild Goose Festival.
S6E03 - Daniel White Hodge
Aug 10, 2018 • 38 min
Cultural scholar Daniel White Hodge on seeing missiology through a hip-hop lens. Recorded live at the Wild Goose Festival.
Bonus Episode: Story Slam (Failure) at Wild Goose
Aug 8, 2018 • 56 min
Rebecca Anderson hosts Story Slam: Failure, a Love Story, a storytelling event recorded live at the Wild Goose Festival.
S6E02 - Live: Creative Conversation with Tammy Harper and Okorie Johnson
Aug 3, 2018 • 93 min
Musicians Tammy Harper and Okorie Johnson live in conversation and performance back on June 1.
Bonus Episode: Lisle Gwynn Garrity at Wild Goose
Aug 1, 2018 • 11 min
Marthame caught up with our friend Pastorist (pastor/artist) Lisle Gwynn Garrity at the Wild Goose Festival.
S6E01 - Mona Haydar
Jul 27, 2018 • 23 min
Rapper/activist/artist Mona Haydar on the importance of seeking the counsel of her heart.
Bonus Episode: Brian McLaren at Wild Goose
Jul 24, 2018 • 9 min
In our first bonus episode from the Wild Goose, we catch up with author/speaker/activist Brian McLaren.
S5E13 - Nikki Roberts, Part Two
Jul 20, 2018 • 37 min
In part two of our conversation, author/advocate/activist Nikki Roberts discusses working with formerly incarcerated women.
Bonus Episode: Whisper Cuts Improv Comedy Podcast
Jul 18, 2018 • 44 min
Listen to the pilot episode of Whisper Cuts, an improv comedy podcast from the aijcast Friendship Network, featuring improvisers Marthame Sanders, Stacey Silverman, and Ryan Toto.
S5E12 - Nikki Roberts, Part One
Jul 13, 2018 • 41 min
Author/advocate/activist Nikki Roberts explains the difference between growing up in church and growing up in God.
S5E11 - Doug Shipman
Jul 6, 2018 • 39 min
Doug Shipman, President and CEO of the Woodruff Arts Center, on Atlanta’s unique potential for transformation and connection.
S5E10 - Grace Kim, Part Two
Jun 29, 2018 • 33 min
Part two of our conversation with arts connector Grace Kim on the importance of community, access, and affordability for artists and non-artists alike.
S5E09 - Grace Kim, Part One
Jun 22, 2018 • 30 min
Arts connector Grace Kim on the importance of community, access, and affordability for artists and non-artists alike.
S5E08 - Ray Haddad, Part Two
Jun 15, 2018 • 35 min
Part two of our two-part conversation with musician, storyteller, filmmaker Ray Haddad on the creative power of pain.
S5E07 - Ray Haddad, Part One
Jun 8, 2018 • 37 min
Part one of our two-part conversation with musician, storyteller, filmmaker Ray Haddad on the creative power of pain.
S5E06 - Assata Williams
Jun 1, 2018 • 41 min
Actor Assata Williams reflects on bringing Pearl Cleage’s intense one-woman play “Chain” to life.
S5E05 - Tevyn East and Jay Beck
May 25, 2018 • 61 min
Tevyn East and Jay Beck reclaim Christian traditions of the Holy Fool that playfully call us to justice and mercy.
S5E04 - Jordan Stewart
May 18, 2018 • 40 min
Musician/actor Jordan Stewart uses drama to teach empathy.
S5E03.7 - Drawn to Gaza
May 16, 2018 • 5 min
aijcast host Marthame Sanders offers some personal reflections on the news from Jerusalem and Gaza.
S5E03.5 - Special Episode: Another Creative Conversation Live!
May 11, 2018 • 65 min
Photographer/filmmaker/scholar Carlton Mackey and collage artist/researcher Sean Saifa Wall speaking live at our Creative Conversation: Art for Social Change
S5E03 - Jessica Caldas
May 4, 2018 • 59 min
Artist/activist/advocate Jessica Caldas on the power - and limitation - of how personal experience can speak to universal reality.
S5E02 - Allison Dukes Gilmore
Apr 27, 2018 • 40 min
Improviser/entrepreneur Allison Dukes Gilmore on how she takes improv as a gift to be shared.
S5E01 - Julian Reid
Apr 20, 2018 • 75 min
Jazz pianist and theologian Julian Reid on the possibilities of a jazz polity.
S4E13 - Uzee Brown and Timothy Verville
Apr 13, 2018 • 63 min
Uzee Brown (Chair, Dept. Music, Morehouse College) and Timothy Verville (Music Director/Conductor, Georgia Symphony Orchestra) are collaborating on the upcoming performance, America, Vol. 4, featuring the music of African-American composers.
S4E12 - Kevin Garcia
Apr 6, 2018 • 52 min
Writer/podcaster/YouTuber Kevin Garcia on how he came to know God’s unconditional love.
S4E11 - Marthame Sanders
Mar 30, 2018 • 45 min
Guest host Darci Jaret talks to Marthame Sanders about the past, present, and future of aijcast.
S4E10 - Tammy Harper
Mar 23, 2018 • 57 min
Professional musician Tammy Harper on what it meant to take a full-time chance on music.
S4E09.5 - Special Episode: Creative Conversation Live!
Mar 16, 2018 • 76 min
Author/scholars Greg Ellison and Patrick Reyes reflect on the importance of personal and intellectual integrity.
S4E09 - Drew Wilmesherr
Mar 9, 2018 • 51 min
Drew Wilmesherr on creating music with depth and healing.
S4E08 - Jamaal Barber
Mar 2, 2018 • 47 min
Artist/printmaker Jamaal Barber on the thrill of discovering his medium.
S4E07 - Troy Bronsink
Feb 23, 2018 • 47 min
In our first ever cross-over episode, social entrepreneur and podcast Troy Bronsink talks about burnout and mindfulness, plus plays some of his original music.
S4E06 - Marcia Fisher
Feb 16, 2018 • 54 min
How her misery transformed into ministry
S4E05 - Kaji Douša
Feb 9, 2018 • 36 min
Pastor Kaji Douša on the importance of having a clear mission.
S4E04 - David Westerlund
Feb 2, 2018 • 55 min
Improviser/community advocate David Westerlund on reincorporating our lives with the power of “yes, and”.
S4E03 - Brandon Maxwell
Jan 26, 2018 • 49 min
Musician/pastor Brandon Maxwell connects the dots between vocation and self-discovery.
S4E02 - Shades of Yale
Jan 19, 2018 • 44 min
The Ivy League a cappella group performs and reflects on what it means to celebrate music of the African Diaspora.
S4E01 - Tricia Hersey
Jan 12, 2018 • 53 min
Tricia Hersey discusses her journey from Chicago’s Lady Terror to the Nap Bishop of Atlanta.
S3E13 - Sho Baraka
Jan 5, 2018 • 61 min
Hip-hop artist Sho Baraka shares his Narrative as a father, Christian, and rapper.
S3E12.5 - Special Episode: Highlights from Our First Live Event!
Dec 29, 2017 • 54 min
We close out 2017 with highlights from our first live event from October, featuring conversation and improv comedy.
S3E12 - Danyelle Thomas
Dec 22, 2017 • 57 min
Writer/speaker/digital activist D. Danyelle Thomas reflects on building a community of “unfit Christians”
S3E11 - Darci Jaret
Dec 15, 2017 • 36 min
Pastor/artist Darci Jaret sees art as pastoral care, an avenue to healing and discovery.
S3E10 - Rahbi
Dec 8, 2017 • 37 min
Singer/songwriter/performer Rahbi shares some “pure light” in this conversation and performance.
S3E09 - Dana Montlack
Dec 1, 2017 • 29 min
Fine Art Photographer Dana Montlack collaborates with scientists to explore the interconnectedness of life and the impact of climate change.
S3E08 - Rose Smith
Nov 24, 2017 • 34 min
Installation artist Rose Smith uses multimedia presentations centered around photography to tell stories of African-American life. Her latest projects focus on the effects of gentrification.
S3E07 - Civia Tamarkin
Nov 17, 2017 • 34 min
Journalist/filmmaker Civia Tamarkin discusses her documentary Birthright: A War Story, which sheds light on women who have become collateral damage in the efforts to dictate reproductive healthcare.
S3E06 - Gregory Ellison
Nov 10, 2017 • 59 min
Gregory Ellison reflects on Martin Luther King, Outkast, and the importance of your own personal Yodas.
S3E05 - DaQuarius Greene
Nov 3, 2017 • 41 min
Inspirational speaker DaQuarius “Q” Greene shares how one bad decision can change a person’s life forever. Reggie “Love” Cason of Positive Arts Movement joins in the conversation as well.
S3E04 - Joe Stu
Oct 27, 2017 • 47 min
Atlanta hip hop artist Joe Stu on how his lyrics and themes are influences by his visual art, his academic research, and his experience as a teacher.
S3E03 - Rebekah Boroughs & Lindsay Carpenter
Oct 20, 2017 • 48 min
Playwrights Lindsay Carpenter and Rebekah Boroughs collaborated on the play “______ Is a Rapist”, a powerful reflection on the impact of sexual assault and rape culture.
S3E02 - Dwayne Shivers
Oct 13, 2017 • 67 min
Micah Dalton and Anthony Aparo are the folk duo Dwayne Shivers. The self-described “odd couple” stopped by for an intimate conversation and performance.
S3E01 - Seth Wispelwey
Oct 6, 2017 • 55 min
Pastor/activist Seth Wispelwey shares what it has been like to be on the frontlines of non-violent activism in Charlottesville.
S2E13 - Leslie Cox
Sep 29, 2017 • 52 min
Storyteller/blogger Leslie Cox shares her journey of self-love and how it led her to curate LGBTQ love stories as an act of love itself.
S2E12 - Tony McNeill
Sep 22, 2017 • 47 min
Scholar/Musician Tony McNeill shares how worship changes through its intersection with faithful justice.
S2E11.5 - Special Cabin Fever Episode
Sep 15, 2017 • 19 min
With weather interrupting our production schedule, host Marthame Sanders turns to his family for a little help.
S2E11 - A Stranger and a Friend
Sep 8, 2017 • 64 min
Josh Shicker, Lindsay Allward-Theimer, and Cat Espinosa visit aijcast for an intimate performance.
S2E10 - Okorie Johnson
Sep 1, 2017 • 69 min
Atlanta-based cellist/composer Okorie Johnson on what it means to live a life that is Liminal.
S2E09 - Juel D. Lane
Aug 25, 2017 • 39 min
Choreographer/dancer Juel D. Lane talks masculinity, sexuality, spirituality, and dance.
S2E08 - Katie Archibald-Woodward
Aug 18, 2017 • 43 min
Photographer and Spiritual Director Katie Archibald-Woodward discusses how her multiple passions weave together.
S2E07 - Stephanie Eley
Aug 11, 2017 • 44 min
Photographer Stephanie Eley discusses the importance of empathy.
S2E06 - Derek Webb
Aug 4, 2017 • 83 min
Singer/songwriter Derek Webb reflects on the importance and difficulty of brutal honesty.