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Podcast: Comrade Cowboys, Episode 1

After posting last week’s blog, Steak Story, the idea occurred to me that it would make a cool subject for a podcast. I enjoy listening to Serial as much as the next bloke. So why not give podcasting a try? How hard could it be?

Very hard. Sarah Koenig, et al, I tip my hat.

Without further ado, here’s my first-ever podcast.

Note: If you prefer a text version, last week’s blog is the same story. But minus the cool music provided by my cowboy singer buddy, Ian Tyson. (Gracias, amigo.)


Ryan Bell is a Fulbright-National Geographic Fellow, traveling through Russia and Kazakhstan for his project #ComradeCowboys. Follow his adventure on Twitter, Instagram, and Facebook. Get updates about his work at Storify.

Ryan Bell is a writer/photographer exploring "cowboy" cultures around the world. As a Fulbright-National Geographic Fellow, he traveled through Russia and Kazakhstan where farmers have been working to rebuild their cattle industries. Back in the U.S., Ryan works freelance and teaches as an adjunct professor of creative nonfiction at The University of Montana.
  • Libbyjm

    I really enjoyed this podcast, Ryan. I liked the mix of geo politics, data and real people dealing with what is report d as news headlines or statistics. I am left wondering….how much does a ribeye steak cost now at Goodman’s?

  • Libbyjm

    I really enjoyed this podcast, Ryan. I liked the mix of geo politics, data and real people dealing with what is report d as news headlines or statistics. I am left wondering….how much does a ribeye steak cost now at Goodman’s?

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