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Podcast Episode 6 with Jeanne Hallacy and Kenneth Wong

Jeanne Hallacy
Kenneth Wong

Filmmaker Jeanne Hallacy’s new documentary, Sittwe, addresses the current Buddhist/Muslim crisis in Burma. She is joined by UC Berkeley Burma scholar Kenneth Wong.

We also tune in to some Bulgarian fusion music, listen to a story by travel writer Matthew Felix, and count baguettes.

Have a listen!


Resources for the books, organizations & music in Episode 6:

Matthew Felix (opening story)

Himalayan Writers Workshop, with Lavinia Spalding & Jeff Greenwald, Feb-March

Filmmaker Jeanne Hallacy:

Sittwe film:

Kenneth Wong:

Uluru and Kilimanjaro stories: of-uluru

For more ET News with Natalie Lefevre, visit:


Opening story (Turkey): Samanyolu by Yilmaz Metin Bükey, from the album Altin

Podcast Theme Music: Energizer by Stephen Kent, from the album Family Tree

Closing track: Zhelkya by the very inventive Bulgarian fusion group Oratnitza. This
is from their 2015 album, Folktron

Additional music by Jef Stott

Geo Quiz-zine #4:

Q – There’s one particular street, in Bangkok, where you can find the best pad thai in
Thailand. What is the name of that street?
A – Still up for grabs!! Email your answers to

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