Ep. 4: The Great Gatsby (2013)

Welcome back for episode 4! The Great Gatsby has been interpreted for film, television, theatre, opera, ballet, and as a video game, but this week, we watch Baz Luhrmann’s frankly exhausting 2013 film. A few notes (and things we enjoyed): *Learn more about Ginevra King – Fitzgerald’s muse for Daisy Buchanan and a half-dozen other …

Ep. 2: Amazing Grace

Welcome back for our second episode! Below, find a few links to further information and/or stuff we think is interesting. *Hang out a bit with the Clapham Sect here, courtesy of the U.K. National Portrait Gallery. *Get your copy of Olaudah Equiano’s personal story, or learn more about Hannah More. You can also explore more …

Ep. 1: The Patriot

In which the podcast launches, and we have very different opinions. Thanks for listening to our first episode! Interested in learning more? *Check out what the Journal of American History had to say here. *Learn more about Gullah/Geechee culture here and here. *Check out our book recommendations: Memoir of a Revolutionary Soldier: The Narrative of …