The Science of Us

The Science of Us

8/9/20 - 8/15/20 The Science of Us

The Science of Us
  • Lilies: a Story of Transformative Beauty

    Hosea 14:5-7 and Matthew 6:25-33

    Rev. Dr. Casey Baggott served on the pastoral staff of Wayzata Community Church, Wayzata, Minnesota before joining the staff of the Community Church of Vero Beach in 2004 where she served as Executive Minister fulfilling roles of preaching, teaching, and administ...

  • Demas: a Story of Persistent Devotion

    Originally broadcast at 9:15 a.m. EDT Monday, August 10, 2020.

    2nd Timothy 4:7

    Rev. Dr. Casey Baggott served on the pastoral staff of Wayzata Community Church, Wayzata, Minnesota before joining the staff of the Community Church of Vero Beach in 2004 where she served as Executive Minister fulfil...

  • Mind, Matter and Our Search for Meaning in an Evolving Universe

    Originally broadcast at 10:45 a.m. EDT Monday, August 10, 2020.

    Brian Greene details how mankind got to this point and where it’s heading.

    One of the world’s leading theoretical physicists, Greene’s most recent book "Until the End of Time: Mind, Matter, and Our Search for Meaning in an Evolvin...

  • Remember That You Are Stardust, and to Stardust You Shall Return

    Originally broadcast at 2 p.m. EDT Monday, August 10, 2020.

    Barbara Brown Taylor returns to Chautauqua to provide wisdom on the spirituality of human beings.

    Taylor is a New York Times best-selling author, teacher, and Episcopal priest. Her first memoir, Leaving Church (2006), won an Author of...

  • Chautauqua Prize Ceremony and Reading

    Originally broadcast at 3:30 p.m. EDT Monday, August 10, 2020.

    For its ninth Chautauqua Prize celebration, Chautauqua Institution is thrilled to host and recognize the author of the 2020 winning novel, Out of Darkness, Shining Light, Petina Gappah on Monday, August 10, 2020 at 3:30 PM EST on the...

  • PUBLIQuartet

    Originally broadcast at 4 p.m. EDT Monday, August 10, 2020.

    Applauded by The Washington Post as “a perfect encapsulation of today’s trends in chamber music,” and by The New Yorker as “independent-minded,” PUBLIQuartet’s modern interpretation of chamber music makes them one of the most dynamic ar...

  • Esther: a Story of Empowering Courage

    Originally broadcast at 9:15 a.m. EDT Tuesday, August 11, 2020.

    Esther 4:13-14

    Rev. Dr. Casey Baggott served on the pastoral staff of Wayzata Community Church, Wayzata, Minnesota before joining the staff of the Community Church of Vero Beach in 2004 where she served as Executive Minister fulfil...

  • COVID-19: Inside the Science and the Response

    Originally broadcast at 10:45 a.m. EDT Tuesday, August 11, 2020.

    *Please note that four minor edits were made to recording following original broadcast.

    Sheri Fink analyzes the ongoing response to COVID-19 from her on-the-ground perspective.

    Fink is the author of the New York Times bestselli...

  • We Are All Reflections of the ONE: Bridging Distances Between Souls

    Originally broadcast at 2 p.m. EDT Tuesday, August 11, 2020.

    Rabbi Naomi Levy weaves tapestries of spiritual truth that reveal the spirituality of “Us” from a Jewish perspective.

    Levy is the founder of Nashuva, a groundbreaking Jewish outreach community, based in Los Angeles. Naomi is a best-s...

  • Politics, Protests & a Pandemic: How the 2020 Election Has Been Transformed

    Originally broadcast at 3:30 p.m. EDT Tuesday, August 11, 2020.

    Beth Fouhy continues the Chautauqua Women's Club Contemporary Issues Forum series in Week Seven.

    Fouhy is the senior editor of politics at NBC News and MSNBC. She has spent more than two decades as a political reporter, producer...

  • Andrew: a Story of Confident Commitment

    Originally broadcast at 9:15 a.m. EDT Wednesday, August 12, 2020.

    John 1:35-42

    Rev. Dr. Casey Baggott served on the pastoral staff of Wayzata Community Church, Wayzata, Minnesota before joining the staff of the Community Church of Vero Beach in 2004 where she served as Executive Minister fulfil...

  • The Conspiracy Theorists Are Winning

    Originally broadcast at 10:45 a.m. EDT Wednesday, August 12, 2020.

    Adrienne LaFrance details the impact of misinformation and conspiracy theories.

    LaFrance is the executive editor of The Atlantic. She wrote the magazine’s June cover story about the conspiracy theory known as QAnon, and has rep...

  • Organ Recital with Joshua Stafford 8/12/20

    Originally broadcast at 12 p.m. EDT Wednesday, August 12, 2020.

    Organ Recital with Joshua Stafford

    About Chautauqua Institution: Chautauqua Institution is a community on the shores of Chautauqua Lake in southwestern New York state that comes alive each summer with a unique mix of fine and perfo...

  • Quiet Voices, Important Truths: Life Lessons From the Native Way

    Originally broadcast at 2 p.m. EDT Wednesday, August 12, 2020.

    Dr. Kent Nerburn looks to bridge the gap between Native and non-Native cultures.

    Nerburn is the author and editor of sixteen books on spiritual values and Native American themes, including the ground breaking creative non-fiction t...

  • Think Land Policy Is Unrelated to Racial Injustice? Think Again.

    Originally broadcast at 3:30 p.m. EDT Wednesday, August 12, 2020.

    George W. “Mac” McCarthy continues the African American Heritage House Lecture Series in Week Seven.

    McCarthy is president and CEO of the Lincoln Institute of Land Policy. Before joining the Lincoln Institute in 2014, Mac direct...

  • Seekers: a Story of Inquiring Faith

    Originally broadcast at 9:15 a.m. EDT Thursday, August 13, 2020.

    John 12:20-26

    Rev. Dr. Casey Baggott served on the pastoral staff of Wayzata Community Church, Wayzata, Minnesota before joining the staff of the Community Church of Vero Beach in 2004 where she served as Executive Minister fulfil...

  • The Return of Race Science

    Originally broadcast at 10:45 a.m. EDT Thursday, August 13, 2020.

    Angela Saini discusses her book “Superior: The Return of Race Science.”

    Saini is an award-winning science journalist, author and broadcaster. Her latest book, Superior: The Return of Race Science, tells the disturbing story of t...

  • Be in This World As If You Are a Traveler

    Originally broadcast at 2 p.m. EDT Thursday, August 13, 2020.

    Dr. Ingrid Mattson looks at Islamic interfaith relations and studies.

    Mattson is a Muslim religious leader, a scholar of Islamic Studies, and an expert in interfaith relations. Since 2012 she has held the London and Windsor Communi...

  • CLSC: Maurice Carlos Ruffin

    Originally broadcast at 3:30 p.m. EDT Thursday, August 13, 2020.

    Maurice Carlos Ruffin on his book We Cast a Shadow, a keen satire of surviving racism in America.

    A profoundly moving family story, the center of the book is a father who just wants his son to thrive in a broken world. Ruffin wa...

  • CSO Rebroadcast: Wagner and Rachmaninoff

    Rebroadcast at 8:15 p.m. EDT Thursday, August 13, 2020.

    Originally performed on 7/2/2019 and 8/8/2019.

    Chautauqua Symphony Orchestra Rebroadcasts - Selected Thursdays at 8:15 p.m.

    Join us online to watch selected favorites from CSO performances recorded in the Amphitheater during past seasons....

  • Julian: a Story of Unshakeable Trust

    Originally broadcast at 9:15 a.m. EDT Friday, August 14, 2020.

    Matthew 10:26-31

    Rev. Dr. Casey Baggott served on the pastoral staff of Wayzata Community Church, Wayzata, Minnesota before joining the staff of the Community Church of Vero Beach in 2004 where she served as Executive Minister fulfi...

  • The Human Algorithm

    Originally broadcast at 10:45 a.m. EDT Friday, August 14, 2020.

    Writer Flynn Coleman examines the impact intelligent technology will have on humanity and how we can thrive as we move into our brave new world.

    Coleman, is a writer, international human rights attorney, professor, and social inno...

  • Interfaith Friday: Sufism

    Originally broadcast at 2 p.m. EDT Friday, August 14, 2020.

    Kainat Felicia Norton and Muinuddin Charles Smith continue Interfaith Fridays from a Sufi perspective.

    Norton and Smith are senior Sufi teachers, retreat guides, and interfaith ministers within the Inayati Sufi Order. Together they fo...

  • Citizen Pageant

    Originally broadcast at 3:30 p.m. EDT Friday, August 14, 2020.

    Jon Schmitz continues the series with a 1923 film of a pageant at Chautauqua.

    Week Seven’s Heritage Lecture Series focuses on a pageant performed by Chautauquans, which was created at the request of Anna Pennybaker, president of the...