Ben here, it’s that time again… thanks for stopping by!
00:45 Nineteen Eighty-Four, George Orwell
11:50 The Interesting Narrative, Olaudah Equiano
17:00 Sorrow and Bliss, Meg Mason
24:18 The Sentence, Louise Erdrich
29:45 Women’s Prize for Fiction talk (my ranking)
31:12 If Not, Winter, Fragments of Sappho, Anne Carson
35:26 More Fiya*, edited by Kayo Chingonyi
39:00 The Death of Francis Bacon, Max Porter
43:06 Dracula, Bram Stoker
48:15 Less, Andrew Sean Greer
54:42 Proust update & June TBR
*book sent by publisher
FOLLOW UP VIDS!
Fab review of 1984 by @JuanReads (a go-to channel for classic book reviews!)
In depth discussion of Sorrow and Bliss from @Bob The Bookerer
An interview with Louise Erdrich, in the bookstore The Sentence is based in, which explains what Erdrich was wanting to explore.
Excellent video from @Hannah’s Books discussing different translations of Sappho
An… interesting review of The Death of Francis Bacon by @KDBooks
Fabulous review of Dracula by @Alana Estelle
And finally, very interesting look at Less with @TheBookchemist
Think that’s everything!
Thanks so much for watching!