102 episodes

A podcast about your 10th grade reading list, hosted by John McCoy.

Sophomore Lit John McCoy

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A podcast about your 10th grade reading list, hosted by John McCoy.

    102: Rebecca

    102: Rebecca

    Last night I dreamed I did a podcast again. It seemed to me that Gena Radcliffe discussed Rebecca by Daphne Du Maurier (1935)....

    • 47 min
    101: Little Women

    101: Little Women

    Christmas isn’t Christmas without presents, and literary podcasts aren’t literary podcasts without an exhaustive conversation about Louisa May Alcott’s essential coming of age book. Shannon Campe discusses....

    • 4 hrs 6 min
    100: Required reading

    100: Required reading

    Happy 100th episode everybody! For this special Sophomore Lit, I asked random people what they remembered most about their high school literature classes....

    • 34 min
    99: "Tam O' Shanter" and "To a Mouse"

    99: "Tam O' Shanter" and "To a Mouse"

    Och, please dinnae make fun of non-Scottish people Darren Husted and John as they discuss and try to read aloud excerpts of Robert Burns’s “Tam O’ Shanter” (1791) and “To a Mouse” (1785)....

    • 1 hr 1 min
    98: The Martian Chronicles

    98: The Martian Chronicles

    You’re the Martian now, Dog! Jason Snell discusses frontiers and sad houses in Ray Bradbury’s The Martian Chronicles (1950)....

    • 55 min
    97: A Christmas Memory

    97: A Christmas Memory

    It’s fruitcake weather! John and Marina discuss memory, dog bones, and kites in Truman Capote’s “A Christmas Memory” (1956)....

    • 30 min

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FabDave ,

A fun throwback

It’s great to hear deep dives into some of my favourite books from high school! The back and forth between John and his guests is always insightful and fun. There have been audio issues from time to time but nothing that makes an episode unlistenable. Looking forward to more!

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