Steppin’ Out of Babylon: Podcast-Radio Interviews by Sue Supriano

“Babylon” is the “isms” and “schisms” not only within the system but within ourselves. Let's organize, unify and step out of Babylon.



Sue Supriano’s Steppin’ Out of Babylon is a radio interview series covering a broad range of important issues in today’s world: peace and war, human and civil rights, communication, the media, the environment, food security, racism, globalization, immigration and matters of the spirit. Over 250 shows are available at this site!



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East Meets West: Buddhism in the United States

Audio Documentary, Produced by Sue Supriano and Pamela Michaels, Narrated by Richard Gere

TRT: 04:00:00
Date: 2005-08-13

East Meets West: Buddhism in the United States is a four-part series of one-hour radio shows featuring the voices of more than 50 people including: His Holiness the Dalai Lama, Thich Nhat Hanh, Allen Ginsberg, Diane DiPrima, Robert Thurman, Ane Pema Chodron, Sogyal Rinpoche, and many others. The documentary is narrated by Richard Gere, and can be aired in its entirety or in segments (59 minutes each). The series was co-produced by Sue Supriano and Pamela Michael.

Program 1 traces the origins and spread of Buddhism throughout the world and gives brief descriptions of the varieties of Buddhism and their relevance to contemporary life.

Program 2 examines the influx of Buddhist thought in the U.S. from the 19th century to the present.

Program 3 addresses questions about what Buddhism is; i.e. a philosophy or a religion? It also examines the striking correlation between Buddhism and Native Amerian belief systems.

Program 4 describes what different Buddhist practioners do and why, using a rich audio feast of festivals, rituals, chanting, and other ambiance.

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December 26, 2015

In memory:

Sue, who lived an amazing life from 1938 - 2015.