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David Boles: Human Meme

Welcome to the David Boles: Human Meme podcast! You may subscribe via Apple iTunes, Google Play Music, iHeartRadio, Stitcher, TuneIn, Pocket Casts, Spotify and RSS or your own podcast player. We explore ideas of knowing, merits of sharing, and the danger of thought -- as one listener wrote about this podcast; "Mindfulness with an edge" and another said, "You have the spirit of philosophy; you inspire dialectic thoughts." David Boles lives at, writes for, and publishes with David Boles' memetic conundrum considers the braided prairie pause against the sinking sky: "I can't see what it is; and I don't know what it isn't."

Jan 27, 2024

The metamorphosis of spaces, such as the transformation of theatres into churches or vice versa, is emblematic of this deep connection. These shifts are not just pragmatic repurposings but are reflective of the symbiotic relationship between the divine and the dramatic. For instance, the Yale School of Drama's birth in a chapel, or the conversion of the Mark Hellinger Theatre into a church, highlights a fusion of dramatic storytelling with spiritual narratives. 
In these transformations, we see the allure of architectural suitability and cultural significance that these spaces hold for both religious and theatrical communities. The conversions are more than utilitarian; they symbolize a mutual recognition and appreciation of the role these spaces play in communal storytelling and spiritual exploration.