Past Present Future

Past Present Future

David Runciman
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Past Present Future is a bi-weekly History of Ideas podcast with David Runciman, host and creator of Talking Politics, exploring the history of ideas from politics to philosophy, culture to technology. David talks to historians, novelists, scientists and many others about where the most interesting ideas come from, what they mean, and why they matter.

Ideas from the past, questions about the present, shaping the future. Brought to you in partnership with the London Review of Books.

New episodes every Thursday and Sunday.

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Questions & Answers

How many episodes are there of Past Present Future?

There are 90 episodes avaiable of Past Present Future.

What is Past Present Future about?

We have categorized Past Present Future as:

  • History
  • Education
  • Courses

Where can you listen to Past Present Future?

Past Present Future is available, among others places, on:

  • Spotify
  • Apple Podcasts
  • Podtail
  • Google Podcasts

When did Past Present Future start?

The first episode of Past Present Future that we have available was released 12 April 2023.

Who creates the podcast Past Present Future?

Past Present Future is produced and created by David Runciman.