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Corona Bloody Virus Extraordinary Episode 67: Jack Simpson - Hyde Park Book Club

Light on Leeds - May 09, 2021 10:00 - 1 hour ★★★★★ - 1 rating
Jack Simpson is a very busy man! He owns Hyde Park Book Club, Eiger Studios, runs the Leeds Literary Festival AS WELL as completing a PhD in Politics.He tells me about all of these things and much more, including DAWS - Digital Access West Yorkshire and the time Damon Albarn had a wild night in ...

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320: Sad Sack Sisko

Literary Treks: A Star Trek Books and Comics Podcast - May 09, 2021 07:00 - 51 minutes ★★★★★ - 84 ratings
Rough Beasts of Empire. The Typhon Pact hammers out their agreement to formalize relations between six interstellar nations, yet one of the member is still divided into two empires, leaving the Romulans feeling inadequate in comparison to their fellow members. In this episode of Literary Trek...

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Book 3: Chapter 8. The Road to Isengard

Tolkien About It - May 08, 2021 19:04 - 49 minutes
Thank you all for listening! Podcasters are Evelyn and Robert Lewis Edited by Evelyn Lewis Produced by Comic Canary, Evelyn Lewis, Robert Lewis, Regina, and Nikita Music provided by Bensound: https://www.bensound.com Follow us: http://tolkienaboutit.com/ Patreon: Tolkien About I...

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Where are the new episodes??? An Explanation and Recommendation

Bible Study: Parody and Subversion in Matthew's Gospel - May 08, 2021 18:00 - 4 minutes
A short note to explain why it's taking so long to get out new episodes, and a recommendation to try the Bartcast at https://www.bcm-net.org/resources/podcasts. Support the show (https://paypal.me/ParodySubversion?locale.x=en_US)

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The Great Gatsby - F. Scott Fitzgerald - Episode 2 - Colors, Symbolism And Irony!

How To Love Lit Podcast - May 08, 2021 05:00 - 47 minutes ★★★★★ - 61 ratings
The Great Gatsby - F. Scott Fitzgerald - Episode 2 - Colors, Symbolism And Irony!

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The Serpent's Blade

Skyrim Book Club - May 08, 2021 02:00 - 1 minute ★★★★★ - 105 ratings
An audio book archive of all the literature and lore available in Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim.


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Chapter 01

Murder at Bridge by Anne Austin - May 08, 2021 00:00 - 27 minutes ★★★★ - 8 ratings
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Episode 87: Lucian of Samosata

Literature and History - May 07, 2021 23:44 - 1 hour ★★★★★ - 784 ratings
The satirist Lucian (c. 125-180) was popular in his own time and during the Renaissance, among other things probably being the first author of science fiction. Episode 87 Quiz: https://literatureandhistory.com/index.php/episode-87-quiz Episode 87 Transcription: https://literatureandhistory.c...

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Episode 9: Melville and McCarthy with Steven Frye

Reading McCarthy - May 07, 2021 22:00 - 55 minutes ★★★★★ - 8 ratings
READING MCCARTHY is a podcast devoted to the consideration and discussion of the works of one of our greatest American writers, Cormac McCarthy.  Each episode calls upon different well-known Cormackian readers and scholars to help us explore different works and various essential aspects of McCar...

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185. SHEBA.

I Will Read for You: The Voice and Writings of Jaiya John - May 07, 2021 15:00 - 5 minutes ★★★★★ - 58 ratings
Reading the unpublished piece, "Sheba."  This piece will be included in the new revised printing of my spoken word book, Father to Son: Ode to Our Black Young, available online in the second week of May, 2021. jaiyajohn.com. Books online everywhere...     Support the show (https://venmo.com/jai...

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Jo Bowers and Simon Fisher the Tir na n-og (english Language) Award

In the Reading Corner - May 07, 2021 14:00 - 23 minutes ★★★★ - 2 ratings
In this episode, Jo Bowers and Simon Fisher talk about children's literature with a Welsh context, the Tir na -n-Og Award and the English language shortlist for 2021.About the AwardsThe Tir na n-Og Awards are the oldest and most popular awards for children’s literature in Wales. Established in 1...

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Sunny Singh talks about the Jhalak Prize

In the Reading Corner - May 07, 2021 14:00 - 24 minutes ★★★★ - 2 ratings
Professor Sunny Singh, co-founder of the Jhalak Prize talks to Nikki Gamble about the principles underpinning the prize and this year's shortlist.About The Jhalak Prize First awarded in March 2017, the Jhalak Prize and its new sister award Jhalak Children’s & YA Prize founded in 2020, seek to c...

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55 - "TOBI Bots" - Robots

Creator's Playbook - May 07, 2021 14:00 - 44 minutes
To truly understand our humanity we sometimes need to take the humanity out of the character. In this episode Steven and Michael explore the different aspects of story telling through the lens of a space debris cleanup robot as he struggles between subroutines.Resources:Boston Dynamics Dancing R...

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BONUS- Roald Dahl

F***bois of Literature Book Podcast - May 07, 2021 14:00 - 15 minutes ★★★★★ - 130 ratings
Roald Dahl, the author of CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY, THE WITCHES, JAMES AND THE GIANT PEACH and over a dozen other books for children, had a complicated past as Her Majesty's secret sexy spy, a constant philanderer, and a long and storied history of antisemitism. A short biography and in...

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Our Favorite Aliens!

Swords & Starships - May 07, 2021 13:00 - 53 minutes ★★★★★ - 1 rating
In this episode, Brittney and Joshua share their favorite folks from galaxies far, far away and offer a new mysterious sound!**It is with much love and respect that we honor the life and work of author Rachel Caine who passed on November 1, 2020. Rachel is a talented author of numerous works of ...

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309.5: All the Backlist! May 7, 2021

All the Books! - May 07, 2021 10:00 - 10 minutes ★★★★★ - 1K ratings
This week, Tirzah talks about two great multigenerational YA books! Subscribe to All the Books! using RSS, Apple Podcasts, Spotify, or Stitcher and never miss a beat book. Sign up for the weekly New Books! newsletter for even more new book news. This post contains affiliate links. When you buy...

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Episode 81: Black Sails

Pairing - May 07, 2021 10:00 - 53 minutes ★★★★★ - 62 ratings
Emma and Winston sit back and have a chat about their recent TV binge: Black Sails. They talk about how the show blends historical figures and events with the characters of Treasure Island by Robert Louis Stevenson, and how it ages like a fine wine. Plus: the USS Meritage, Wookie actors, the tes...

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Reading Your Way to Heaven - May 07, 2021 10:00 - 38 minutes ★★★★★ - 4 ratings
Reading Your Way to Heaven is a podcast where we take the best (and not so best) literature the Catholic Christian world has ever given us and cover it chapter by chapter. We'll be reading everything from theology, to philosophy, biographies, historical, magisterial documents, fantasy, non-fictio...

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Words Lightly Spoken - May 07, 2021 08:23 - 2 minutes ★★★★★ - 2 ratings
Victoria Kennefick reads her poem Hunger Strikes Victoria Kennefick in this episode of Words Lightly Spoken, a podcast of poetry from Ireland. The poem is from her collection Eat Or We Both Starve, published by Carcanet Press. The Words Lightly Spoken podcast is funded by the Arts Council of Ire...

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Ginger Snaps: Medusa Downstairs (w/Zena Dixon)

Everything Trying to Kill You - May 07, 2021 07:00 - 1 hour ★★★★★ - 57 ratings
This week's horror pick: Ginger Snaps (2000). Our hosts, Mary Kay, Rachel, and Mary, answer questions like: is werewolfism the best metaphor for the transition to womanhood, or is actually something more disgusting and monstrous? Did we all just pierce the hell out of our abdoments in the year 2...

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Episode 15: Amanda Leduc

Glass Bookshop Radio - May 07, 2021 06:01 - 1 hour
Makda Mulatu chats with Amanda Leduc about her new novel THE CENTAUR'S WIFE and about what they find compelling about speculative fiction, the freedom of genre bending, and what accessibility looks like in a pre/post COVID world.Transcript to come.

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The Secret Garden pt. 9

Snoozecast - May 07, 2021 06:00 - 31 minutes ★★★★★ - 758 ratings
"Tonight, we’ll read the next part to “The Secret Garden”, a novel by Frances Hodgson Burnett published in 1911. Set in England, it is now one of Burnett's most popular novels and seen as a classic of English children's literature. If you’d like to listen to this story’s episodes easil...


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Christina Rossetti

Western Thought - May 07, 2021 00:00 - 1 hour
We start with a discussion of Rossetti's poetry and potential meanings. Soon though we move onto a secret that Jonah's been keeping under his hat. Once A Fool! by Boye de Mente. A journey from Tokyo to Alaska by Amphibious Jeep. A story perfect for a screenplay but would need 15 million dollars a...

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Chapter 02

Murder at Bridge by Anne Austin - May 07, 2021 00:00 - 20 minutes ★★★★ - 8 ratings
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Ooga Chaka

Radio Free Atlantis - May 06, 2021 21:00 - 8 minutes
I start out talking about this one time I was in the ICU having aural hallucinations of the Guardians of the Galaxy soundtrack and kinda just go from there.

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The Serpent's Song

Skyrim Book Club - May 06, 2021 19:00 - 1 minute ★★★★★ - 105 ratings
An audio book archive of all the literature and lore available in Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim.

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Episode 179: Lafayette, America's Favorite Fighting Frenchman - Part One

Hysterical History - May 06, 2021 17:07 - 1 hour ★★★★ - 311 ratings
Lafayette is known for being a hero and savior of the American Revolution. But why did he join the fight in America? How did he get a command? And what happened to him after the war? Join us as Alexis teaches Hailey about America's favorite fighting Frenchman. Special thanks to our patrons: Kat...