100 episodes

Drinking our way through the best and worst of English Literature.

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    • 4.9 • 19 Ratings

Drinking our way through the best and worst of English Literature.

    Anna Karenina (2012)

    Anna Karenina (2012)

    Kirsty & Carissa enjoy an unfairly maligned, highly stylized film adaptation of Tolstoy's classic romance/tragedy/political criticism, featuring many hot people, much gossip, the theatricality of passion, and aristocracy in Russia.
    Topic: Anna Karenina (2012), dir. Joe Wright
    Theme: "Make It Ours" by Evermore

    • 1 hr 6 min
    Life & Death

    Life & Death

    Kirsty & Carissa dive into some classic American poetry about aging, living, and dying. What more is there to say? You'll have to listen to find out.
     
    Topic: Life & Death by Robert Creeley
    Theme: "Make It Ours" by Evermore

    • 49 min
    Henna Wars

    Henna Wars

    Kirsty & Carissa dive into teen competition, appropriation, and queer romance in this fun YA drama.
     
    Topic: Henna Wars by Adiba Jaigirdar
    Theme: "Make It Ours" by Evermore

    • 49 min
    School of Rock (2003)

    School of Rock (2003)

    Listen. Sometimes you've just got to stick it to the man and rock out, dude. Let's discuss why this movie holds up better than almost any other.
     
    Topic: School of Rock (2003), dir. Richard Linklater
    Theme: "Make It Ours" by Evermore

    • 47 min
    The Scarlet Letter

    The Scarlet Letter

    intrigue! moralistic judgment! witchcraft??? You guys know this one. Let's get silly.
     
    Topic: The Scarlet Letter by Nathaniel Hawthorne
    Theme: "Make It Ours" by Evermore

    • 52 min
    Normal People

    Normal People

    Kirsty & Carissa follow a tumultuous relationship over several years as Marianne & Connell deal with trauma, social status, and Being Irish.
     
    Topic: Normal People by Sally Rooney
    Theme: "Make It Ours" by Evermore

    • 55 min

Customer Reviews

4.9 out of 5
19 Ratings

19 Ratings

StevenMGruber ,

Big fan!

Great pod. Big fan. Definite listen (unless discussing a book I have yet to read!)

Chelledel ,

Great for book lovers

This is such a fun and witty podcast. I love how deep into the books Carissa and Kirsty go. Definitely a favorite of mine. Highly recommend!

Yosaurus ,

Amazing!

Very entertaining and fun to listen to. Love the trivia, made it interesting and I learned some new things! Love these books too!

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