The Talking Marbles Podcast
Architectural and historical facts about the Parthenon Sculptures Collection, the circumstances of their removal from the Acropolis and a comprehensive account of the restitution efforts, through personal interviews with campaigners, activists and experts from all around the world.
The show will attract art history enthusiasts and lovers of art heritage who share a passion for the restitution of misappropriated cultural property. The content created will become a significant reference resource, generating ongoing discussion and further awareness.
The content created will become a collection of expert knowledge and a centralised reference point, generating discussion and further awareness of the restitution cause.
The show will start with three episodes providing historical background relating to the Parthenon’s creation, its purpose and the circumstances surrounding the displacement of its iconic sculptural collection. These episodes will also providea brief history of the campaign efforts for RESTITUTION.
Thereafter the format will change, with every episode featuring an interview with experts in a variety of fields (archaeology heritage, IP Law, activism etc) who will offer their expert opinion on the status of the restitution campaign.
LENGTH & FREQUENCY
The episodes will last 15 to 20 minutes and will be published on a fortnightly basis.
PARTHENON SCULPTURES IN THE PODCASTS “UNIVERSE”
In researching the project the producer hasn’t found a single show or program devoted solely to the subject. This project will therefore establish a dedicated audio resource and collection of opinions in one place for the first time.
Dennis Tritaris is the owner of Orama Communications, a Web & Digital Design Consultancy agency, operating in Sydney since 2004.
Dennis has a long history of community support providing services to Community Associations, Not-For-Profit organisations and charities.
Between 2009 and 2013, Dennis held the position of Secretary and Public Affairs Officer of the International Organising Committee – Australia – for the Restitution of the Parthenon Marbles.
Download the Press Kit including high resolution of the Podcast Artwork