• Actress Lucy Lawless Performs the Proto-Feminist Comedy “Lysistrata” for The Partially Examined Life Podcast

    2 monthes ago - By Open Culture

    Remember Lucy, aka Xena the Warrior Princess , perhaps better known to younger folks as Ron Swanson's wife on Parks and Recreation? Before her career re-launched via major roles on Spartacus , Salem , and Ash vs. Evil Dead , she took some time off to study philosophy and so got involved with The Partially Examined Life Philosophy Podcast , which is coming up on its 10th birthday and has now been downloaded more than 25 million times.
    She has now joined the gang for cold-read on-air performances with discussions of Sartre's No Exit , Sophocles's Antigone , and most recently Aristophanes's...
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