71 episodes

Literati is a comedy podcast about the greatest American novels never written. For all those times you feel like reading but can’t because you don’t know how or it’s too boring. Every episode features a reading by a literary giant or at least a pretty tall contributor to a zine. Join hosts Colin O’Brien and Michael Wolf as they ask such important questions as “If Shakespeare was so smart then how come he’s dead?” Produced by the Forever Dog Podcast Network.

Literati with Colin O’Brien and Michael Wolf Forever Dog

    • Comedy
    • 4.9 • 25 Ratings

Literati is a comedy podcast about the greatest American novels never written. For all those times you feel like reading but can’t because you don’t know how or it’s too boring. Every episode features a reading by a literary giant or at least a pretty tall contributor to a zine. Join hosts Colin O’Brien and Michael Wolf as they ask such important questions as “If Shakespeare was so smart then how come he’s dead?” Produced by the Forever Dog Podcast Network.

    The Final Chapter

    The Final Chapter

    Colin & Michael close the book of Literati and take the listeners through all the incredible things they'll be missing out on, now that the show is no more. They requested that we include the following message in the episode description, as a thank you to all the loyal Literati-heads who have listened to the show over the past few years : "This is all your fault."

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    • 53 min
    Officer Mike Costanazo (w/ Alexis Pereira)

    Officer Mike Costanazo (w/ Alexis Pereira)

    Colin takes a test to prove that he's intellectually fit to host a podcast about literature. Later, Officer Mike Costanazo (Alexis Pereira), a member of the NYPD Fare Evasion Task Force, reads from his new book, The Real Joker - coming out January 2022.

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    • 1 hr
    Hank Nohairio (w/ Woody Fu)

    Hank Nohairio (w/ Woody Fu)

    Colin & Michael learn from the greats and break down some easy-to-understand writing advice from Charles Bukowski! Later, they invite Hank Nohairio (Woody Fu) onto the program to read selections from his wildly successful "John Baldman" series.

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    • 49 min
    Hans Tzing (w/ Michael Cruz Kayne)

    Hans Tzing (w/ Michael Cruz Kayne)

    Michael tells Colin some tragic news about his personal health. Later, they invite avant-garde theater director, Hans Tzing (Michael Cruz Kayne), onto the program to read from his new children's joke book.

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    • 45 min
    Literati's Live Writer's Workshop Pt. 2

    Literati's Live Writer's Workshop Pt. 2

    Part Two of Literati Live from New York Comedy Festival! Michael & Colin conduct their live writer's workshop, featuring: Josh Sharp, Sydnee Washington, John Reynolds (panelists) & Ziwe Fumudoh, Becky Chicoine, Natasha Vaynblatt, Mark Vigeant.

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    • 53 min
    Literati's Live Writer's Workshop Pt. 1

    Literati's Live Writer's Workshop Pt. 1

    Live from New York Comedy Festival! Michael & Colin conduct their live writer's workshop, featuring: Josh Sharp, Sydnee Washington, John Reynolds (panelists) & Ziwe Fumudoh, Becky Chicoine, Natasha Vaynblatt, Mark Vigeant.

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    • 57 min

Customer Reviews

4.9 out of 5
25 Ratings

25 Ratings

travs s lyfe ,

Funny

It’s really funny but I miss the sex tips

Bejeweler9 ,

Reminds me of the Colbert Report

Really funny with lots of banter. The hosts and their guests are quick witted and have a lot of fun. A fun listen :)

Pierrotlefool ,

Books, jokes, hunks

What a great show! So funny every time with amazing guests. And I’m not biased even though I’m one of the hosts!

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