Podcasts and Persuasion

Have you ever thought about how podcasts influence your knowledge and opinions? Any topic or theme you can imagine has a podcast covering it; they are modern, flexible modes of storytelling. But, the sense of shared experience and bond between listener and host means we are less likely to challenge the purpose, presented information, and analysis. Through listening and analyzing podcasts, we’¬íll explore how podcasts inform and shape our experiences and our understanding of ourselves and others in complex, compelling ways.