It is a truth universally acknowledged, that you need not have an excuse to pod about Pride and Prejudice
Do we really need an excuse to talk about Pride and Prejudice? Stephanie is joined by Dr Lee O'Brien and Dr Geoff Payne to talk about everybody's favourite novel and gush about the enduring genius of Jane Austen.
Jane Austen Society of Australia: https://jasa.com.au/
Jane Austen Society of North America (JASNA): http://www.jasna.org/
The Cambridge Companion to Pride and Prejudice: https://www.cambridge.org/core/books/cambridge-companion-to-pride-and-prejudice/37C671C59C3374DF034AF498A06727CE
Happily Ever After: Celebrating Jane Austen's Pride and Prejudice: https://susannahfullerton.com.au/happily-ever-after-reviews/
200 years of Pride and Prejudice book cover design: https://www.theatlantic.com/entertainment/archive/2013/01/pride-and-prejudice-200th-anniversary-covers/318349/
The Lizzie Bennet Diaries: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCXfbQAimgtbk4RAUHtIAUww
In a year of big Romantic anniversaries, Percy Bysshe Shelley's "Ozymandias" celebrates 200 years since its publication on 11 January 2018. To celebrate, Stephanie is joined by Dr Geoff Payne to discuss the poem, Percy Shelley, his scandalous life, and the time somebody tried to assassinate him.
Text of "Ozymandias": https://www.poetryfoundation.org/poems/46565/ozymandias
The Keats-Shelley Association of America: https://k-saa.org/
The Keats-Shelley Memorial Association: http://www.keats-shelley.co.uk/
What were your best books of 2017? This week, Stephanie and Michelle contemplate their year in reading.
All Grown Up: https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/30971707-all-grown-up
The Animators: https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/30090925-the-animators
Freemans: The Future of New Writing: https://www.penguin.com.au/books/freemans-the-future-of-new-writing-9781925603071
The Power: https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/29751398-the-power
The End of Eddie: https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/35713605-the-end-of-eddie