Thinking Aloud is a podcast about the nexus of politics, and with all those things that make us human.
Join us for civil and engaging conversations where we discuss how our politics and public policy are influenced by and influence philosophy, history, language, and culture. This podcast is hosted Dr. Don Heidenreich, Professor of History with degrees in BA International Relations and History, San Francisco State, MA History from University Arizona, and a Doctorate of History from University of Missouri, Columbia.
Topics will include:
- Politics (Federal and State)
- Public policy (Federal and State)
- International politics
- Foreign policy
- History (political and constitutional)
- Philosophy, English, art and languages
Don Heidenrech and Jeff Smith
Guest: Dr. Jeff Smith of the Lindenwood University History Program. Dr. Smith discusses historical memory of the American civil war and its impacts.
Dr. Jeffrey Smith is Senior Professor of History and author of The Rural Cemetery Movement: Places of Paradox in Nineteenth-Century America. He is a cultural historian who writes and speaks about cemeteries and historical deathways, and is a contributor to the Washington Post and the History News Network.