The Waywords Podcast

Wanderings on Language and Literature

Waywords Podcast Update – Sept 30

The Waywords Podcast is back with new episodes beginning next week!

Pearson’s Archetypes

Carol Pearson’s work following Carl Jung offers us a way to transform our understanding of our own lives, and also how we read the narratives we have so long been taught. I review her strategies for using the archetypes and review her online assessment tool, the Pearson-Marr Archetype Indicator.

Waypoint: Theophile Gautier’s “Clarimonde”

A reading of “Clarimonde,” an appropriately creepy story befitting the tradition of Winter Solstice ghost stories. This story in French is titled “La Morte Amoureuse.”

Season 1 Titles & Resources

Chimamanda Adichie

“Tomorrow is Too Far”

3

Vincent Van Gogh

Virtual Exhibitions

4

 

Andrew Marvell

 

“To His Coy Mistress”

5

 

Michel de Montaigne

tba

6

tba

7

tba

8

tba

9

tba

10

 

 

tba

11

 

tba

12

tba

13

 

 

tba

14

 

 

tba

15

 

Kate Chopin

“The Story of an Hour”

1

Medieval Poetry

“Fowles in the Frith”

2

Earlier Episodes

Irony and Narrative Distance
Irony and Narrative Distance

Are writers responsible or accountable for what they write? What about readers for what we interpret? How a writer’s use of narration can create irony.

The Original
The Original

Why do we defend a canonical “original?” Where does such an idea come from? We discuss what we mean to place a text with authority and visit The Lord of the Rings and “Fur Elise” along the way.

Season One Reads

What are we looking at for the premiere season of The Waywords Podcast? Read with us!

  • Chopin, Kate - “The Story of an Hour”
  • Anonymous - “Fowles in the Frith”
  • Adichie, Chimimanda - “Tomorrow is Too Far”
  • Van Gogh, Vincent - Immersive Exhibitions
  • Marvell, Andrew - “To His Coy Mistress”
  • Michel de Montaigne - tba
  • One Thousand and One Nights - “tba”
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  

Pin It on Pinterest

Share This