15 October 2022

Episode 5  - Marvell’s “To His Coy Mistress” - Part 2

We accuse Marvell of verbal assault and find that he was hardly alone.



00:34     Intro and Recap
03:44     The Offensive Act - Feminism
16:29     Historicist Qualifiers
18:36     Back to School: Studia Humanitatus
24:39     Catullus and Friends
33:02     Closing Questions
34:27     Outro


Mentioned in the Episode:

Andrew Marvell: “To His Coy Mistress”:  https://waywordsstudio.com/project/andrew-marvell-coy-mistress/ 

Annie Finch: “Coy Mistress”: https://www.poetryfoundation.org/poems/46082/coy-mistress

Catullus: “V”:  https://youtu.be/xVimaAeTl1s

Other carpe diem poets may be found in the YouTube playlist linked below.



Complete Resources:   https://waywordsstudio.com/project/marvell/


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Original music by Randon Myles (https://randonmyles.com/)

Chapter Transitions: Natalie Harrison and Sarah Skaleski

Appearing as Andrew Marvell in videocast:  MJ Miller


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Chisnell, Steve. “Marvell’s ‘To His Coy Mistress’ - Part 2.” Waywords Studio, 15 October 2022, https://waywordsstudio.com/project/marvell/.

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