The Shorewood Stacks
Episode 14: Exploring the Great Outdoors

Episode 14: Exploring the Great Outdoors

August 2, 2020

Nick and Lisa talk camping books in anticipation of Lisa's first camping trip, covering everything from Boy Scouts of America Merit Badge books to camping cookbooks. 

 

Music excerpts from:

Ice Flow by Kevin MacLeod

Link: https://incompetech.filmmusic.io/song/3898-ice-flow

License: http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/

Episode 13: The Library and Me

Episode 13: The Library and Me

July 18, 2020

Nick and Lisa share memories of how libraries have helped shape their lives. They also discuss Public Enemy: Inside the Terrordome by Tim Grierson and Eat That Frog!: 21 Great Ways to Stop Procrastinating and Get More Done in Less Time by Brian Tracy. Lisa also gives a shout out to the podcast, LibVoices

Music excerpts from:

Ice Flow by Kevin MacLeod

Link: https://incompetech.filmmusic.io/song/3898-ice-flow

License: http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/

Episode 12: Music - Hip Hop

Episode 12: Music - Hip Hop

July 4, 2020

Nick and Lisa discuss the history of the hip hop movement, Public Enemy, Thelonius Monk and the evolution of modern music.

Music excerpts from:

Ice Flow by Kevin MacLeod

Link: https://incompetech.filmmusic.io/song/3898-ice-flow

License: http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/

Episode 11: Pride

Episode 11: Pride

June 27, 2020

Lisa covers the library's new operating hours going into effect June 29, 2020. Nick and Lisa also discuss books they recently read related to queerness and queer history in honor of Pride Month and Lisa shares some recommended titles featuring queer characters and issues.

Music excerpts from:

Ice Flow by Kevin MacLeod

Link: https://incompetech.filmmusic.io/song/3898-ice-flow

License: http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/

Episode 10: Movie Edition - 5 Comedies and a Documentary

Episode 10: Movie Edition - 5 Comedies and a Documentary

June 21, 2020

Lisa and Nick discuss some of the more lighthearted films they've been watching recently that they picked up at the library, a few that turned out not to be so lighthearted despite being labeled as comedies, and a National Geographic documentary about a free solo climber pursuing his goals.

Music excerpts from:

Ice Flow by Kevin MacLeod

Link: https://incompetech.filmmusic.io/song/3898-ice-flow

License: http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/

Episode 9: Library In-Person Visits Resume, Plus An Interview with SHS Graduate Pilot Lee

Episode 9: Library In-Person Visits Resume, Plus An Interview with SHS Graduate Pilot Lee

June 13, 2020

 Learn about what in-person services the library will be offering starting Monday, June 15th. Plus, Lisa interviews recent Shorewood High School graduate, Pilot Lee, about their first self published comic zine, which they put out with the help of Milwaukee's Lion's Tooth Books!

Music excerpts from:

Ice Flow by Kevin MacLeod

Link: https://incompetech.filmmusic.io/song/3898-ice-flow

License: http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/

Episode 8: More Antiracism Resources at Your Library

Episode 8: More Antiracism Resources at Your Library

June 6, 2020

Earlier this week, the library posted a blog post with a statement in support of our blacks and brown neighbors/patrons with a list of some resources for folks to educate themselves on the racism and inequity in American society (https://www.shorewoodlibrary.org/blog/post.php?slug=antiracism-resources-at-your-library).

In this episode, Nick and Lisa, discuss books, movies and music that have helped them develop an understanding of racism and inequity in the U.S. and give suggestions for listeners looking for ways to help and improve their own understanding of what is currently going on both locally and nationally. 

Music excerpts from:

Ice Flow by Kevin MacLeod

Link: https://incompetech.filmmusic.io/song/3898-ice-flow

License: http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/

Episode 7: World Languages at the Library

Episode 7: World Languages at the Library

May 30, 2020

Lisa and Nick discuss world language materials and language learning materials that the library offers, including the library databases Mango and Transparent.

Music excerpts from:

Ice Flow by Kevin MacLeod

Link: https://incompetech.filmmusic.io/song/3898-ice-flow

License: http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/

Episode 6: Graphic Novels

Episode 6: Graphic Novels

May 16, 2020

Lisa and Nick discuss graphic novels. For those who are unfamiliar, graphic novels are illustrated novels, like comic books, though often longer and they cover all sorts of topics beyond super heroes. Among the books discussed in this episode are, Clyde Fans written and illustrated by Seth, Shuri: The Search for Black Panther written by Nnedi Okorafor, illustrated by Leonardo Romero and Jordie Bellaire, and Big Black Stand at Attica co-written by Frank "Big Black" Smith and Jared Reinmuth, illustrated by Ameziane.

Music excerpts from:

Ice Flow by Kevin MacLeod

Link: https://incompetech.filmmusic.io/song/3898-ice-flow

License: http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/

Episode 5: Movie Talk

Episode 5: Movie Talk

May 9, 2020

Lisa and Nick discuss movies and TV series they've been watching during quarantine, covering entertainment for both children and adults. 

Music excerpts from:

Ice Flow by Kevin MacLeod

Link: https://incompetech.filmmusic.io/song/3898-ice-flow

License: http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/