24 episodes

Each week, Book (Wine) Club, hosted by Lauren Popish, pairs her latest read with a new wine, and then talks it out with some opinionated and inebriated guests. This season, we will discuss Educated by Tara Westover, Sharp Objects by Gillian Flynn, and Becoming by Michelle Obama, along with a bunch of other great books. Join us as we read between the wines on Book (Wine) Club.

Book (Wine) Club: Reading Between the Wines with Lauren Popish Lauren Popish

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Each week, Book (Wine) Club, hosted by Lauren Popish, pairs her latest read with a new wine, and then talks it out with some opinionated and inebriated guests. This season, we will discuss Educated by Tara Westover, Sharp Objects by Gillian Flynn, and Becoming by Michelle Obama, along with a bunch of other great books. Join us as we read between the wines on Book (Wine) Club.

    S2:E7: White Fragility Part 1 by Robin DiAngelo

    S2:E7: White Fragility Part 1 by Robin DiAngelo

    Hello and welcome to Book Wine Club Season 2, a podcast where I, Lauren Popish, pair my latest read with a new wine, and then talk it out with my opinionated and inebriated co hosts.

    On today’s episode Ryan, Julia, and I will be exploring the counterproductive reactions white people have when their assumptions about race are challenged, and how these reactions maintain racial inequality in White Fragility by Robin DiAngelo. This one’s got racial stereotypes, white supremacy, and a whole lot of reckoning. In this episode, we will discuss the first half of the book. Our final rating will come in the next episode to give you enough time to read along with us.

    Today we’ll be pairing our read with a glass or three of Amour Geneve blue wine. Pour yourself a glass and stay tuned.

    • 41 min
    S2:E6: On Earth We're Briefly Gorgeous Part 2 by Ocean Vuong

    S2:E6: On Earth We're Briefly Gorgeous Part 2 by Ocean Vuong

    Hello and welcome to Book Wine Club Season 2, a podcast where I, Lauren Popish, pair my latest read with a new wine, and then talk it out with my opinionated and inebriated co hosts, Ryan Conbruck and Julia Popish.

    On today’s episode Ryan, Julia, and I will be discussing the second half of On Earth We’re Briefly Gorgeous by Ocean Vuong. If you haven’t listened to the previous episode where we discussed the first half of the book, you’re going to want to stop, go back, and listen to that first. 

    Today we’ll be pairing our read with a glass or three of a 2019 rose called Queen of the Sierra by Forlorn Hope from Rorick Heritage Vineyard. Pour yourself a glass and stay tuned.

    • 36 min
    S2:E5: On Earth We're Briefly Gorgeous Part 1 by Ocean Vuong

    S2:E5: On Earth We're Briefly Gorgeous Part 1 by Ocean Vuong

    Hello and welcome to Book Wine Club Season 2, a podcast where I, Lauren Popish, pair my latest read with a new wine, and then talk it out with my opinionated and inebriated co hosts.

    On today’s episode Ryan, Julia, and I will be discussing a novel of people caught between disparate worlds asking how we heal and rescue one another without forsaking who we are in On Earth We’re Briefly Gorgeous by Ocean Vuong. This one’s got an immigrant story, child abuse, and young love.. In this episode, we will discuss the first half of the book. Our final rating will come in the next episode to give you enough time to read along with us.

    Today we’ll be pairing our read with a glass or three of 2019 Forlorn Hope Queen of the Sierra Rorick Heritage Vineyard Sierra Foothills Rose. Pour yourself a glass and stay tuned.

    • 35 min
    S2:E4: The Glass Hotel Part 2 by Emily St. John Mandel

    S2:E4: The Glass Hotel Part 2 by Emily St. John Mandel

    Hello and welcome to Book Wine Club Season 2, a podcast where I, Lauren Popish, pair my latest read with a new wine, and then talk it out with my opinionated and inebriated co hosts, Ryan Conbruck and Julia Popish.

    On today’s episode Ryan, Julia, and I will be discussing the second half of The Glass Hotel by Emily St. John Mandel. If you haven’t listened to the previous episode where we discussed the first half of the book, you’re going to want to stop, go back, and listen to that first.

    Today we’ll be pairing our read with a glass or three of 2019 white blend called Big Salt from Ovum. Pour yourself a glass and stay tuned.

    • 36 min
    S2:E3: The Glass Hotel Part 1 by Emily St. John Mandel

    S2:E3: The Glass Hotel Part 1 by Emily St. John Mandel

    On today’s episode Ryan, Julia, and I will be discussing a novel set at the glittering intersection of two seemingly disparate events-a massive Ponzi scheme collapse and the mysterious disappearance of a woman from a ship at sea in The Glass Hotel by Emily St. John Mandel. This one’s got acid paint, opioid addiction, and Canada. In this episode, we will discuss the first half of the book. Our final rating will come in the next episode to give you enough time to read along with us.

    Today we’ll be pairing our read with a glass or three of a 2019 white blend called Big Salt from Ovum. Pour yourself a glass and stay tuned.

    • 35 min
    S2:E02: The Overstory Part 2 by Richard Powers

    S2:E02: The Overstory Part 2 by Richard Powers

    On this episode Ryan, Julia, and I will be discussing the second half of The Overstory by Richard Powers. If you haven’t listened to the previous episode where we discussed the first half of the book, you’re going to want to stop, go back, and listen to that first.

    We’ll be pairing our read with a glass or three of 2018 Oeno (EE-NO) Pinot Noir from natural wine producer Amy Atwood. Pour yourself a glass and stay tuned.

    • 34 min

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