49 episodes

Masterpiece Theatre meets Mystery Science Theater 3000 in a podcast of highbrow readings and lowbrow commentary. Comedians Kelly Nugent and Lindsay Katai come together to read aloud classic and not-so-classic literature from the public domain and provide real-time commentary with the help of special guests. Subscribe now to experience the best and worst from the likes of Edgar Allen Poe, Virginia Woolf, Charlotte Perkins Gilman, Sherwood Anderson, Jack London, and many more... no one escapes their scathing and/or fawning reactions. Produced by the Forever Dog Podcast Network.

Public Domain Theater with Kelly Nugent and Lindsay Katai Forever Dog

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Masterpiece Theatre meets Mystery Science Theater 3000 in a podcast of highbrow readings and lowbrow commentary. Comedians Kelly Nugent and Lindsay Katai come together to read aloud classic and not-so-classic literature from the public domain and provide real-time commentary with the help of special guests. Subscribe now to experience the best and worst from the likes of Edgar Allen Poe, Virginia Woolf, Charlotte Perkins Gilman, Sherwood Anderson, Jack London, and many more... no one escapes their scathing and/or fawning reactions. Produced by the Forever Dog Podcast Network.

    "Adolescents Only" by Irving Cox Jr. (w/ Nick Wiger)

    "Adolescents Only" by Irving Cox Jr. (w/ Nick Wiger)

    It’s the very last episode of Public Domain Theater! Kelly and Katai are joined by PDT legend Nick Wiger (I Love You America, Doughboys) to read and interrupt Irving Cox Jr.’s “Adolescents Only."

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    • 2 hrs 21 min
    "The New Dress" by Virginia Woolf

    "The New Dress" by Virginia Woolf

    In the penultimate episode of Public Domain Theater, Kelly and Katai and no guest (no matter what Kelly says) read and interrupt Virginia Woolf’s “The New Dress,” and deliver more measured literary analysis on turn-of-the-century edgelords and the difference between a captain’s biscuit and a surgeon’s biscuit. Plus, this Virginia Woolf lady, she seems like she’s really got something!

    Thanks to this episode’s sponsor, bugguide.net!

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    • 46 min
    "The Strategy of the Were-Wolf Dog" by Willa Cather (w/ Nicholas Mandernach)

    "The Strategy of the Were-Wolf Dog" by Willa Cather (w/ Nicholas Mandernach)

    Writer Nicholas Mandernach (People of Earth, Young Sheldon) joins Kelly and Katai to read and interrupt Willa Cather's holiday fable, "The Strategy of the Were-Wolf Dog," and talk reindeer gender politics, capitalist strategies of oppression, and whether or not Cather knows the difference between dogs and bears.  

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    • 1 hr 31 min
    "Nackles: A Christmas Story" by Donald Westlake (w/ Zach Reino)

    "Nackles: A Christmas Story" by Donald Westlake (w/ Zach Reino)

    Zach Reino (Off Book) joins Kelly and Katai to read and interrupt Donald Westlake’s creepy Christmas story, “Nackles,” and to analyze cool boat slang, Santa’s problematic position on capitalism, the progressive gender fluidity of Krampus — and so, so much more!

    Plus, Engineer Alec gets roasted for poor penmanship!

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    • 1 hr 18 min
    "The Sound of Silence" by Barbara Constant (w/ Patrick Ehlers)

    "The Sound of Silence" by Barbara Constant (w/ Patrick Ehlers)

    Comedian and podcaster Patrick Ehlers (Nintendo Cartridge Society, Same Day Shipping) joins Kelly and Katai read and interrupt Barbara Constant’s “The Sound of Silence,” and to deliver measured discussion on well-known pop culture figure Paul Chapman, why it’s important to feed Worry Baby, and the Bullying School of Psychiatric Care.

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    • 1 hr 20 min
    "Where Angels Fear" by Manly Wade Wellman

    "Where Angels Fear" by Manly Wade Wellman

    Kelly and Katai read and interrupt the extremely handsome Manly Wade Wellman’s “Where Angels Fear,” and talk g-g-g-ghosts, nice-looking skulls, and Dr. Michael Crichton, medical wellman.

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    • 46 min

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