Jan 09 Podcast: Hope and Imagination
Reflections on the inauguration of Barack Obama, remembering John O'Donohue, and the creative heartbeat of the Festival.
Joseph Lowery's inauguration benediction in full
Books by Barack Obama
Books by Sara Miles
Recorded talks by Sara Miles
Greenbelt talks on American politics
John O'Donohue resources
Speaking about the 'death bed' at Greenbelt 2007
His recorded Greenbelt talks
Gov. O'Malley greets Barack Obama with a John O'Donohue Blessing
This podcast features the following music and, where available, you can click to buy the tracks on itunes:
- Mavis Staples: 'I'm on my way' / 'In times like these' / 'Will the Circle Be Unbroken' / 'We Shall Not Be Moved'
- Roland Kirk: 'Michael Row the Boat Ashore'
- U2: 'City of Blinding Lights'
- Narrated by Dot Reid
- Scripted and produced by Paul Northup
- Mixed and engineered by John Noble (with support from Harvey Jessop)
- With grateful thanks to Sara Miles and Willie Williams
- In loving memory of John O'Donohue