Each month, the faculty here in the English Department will choose a book that is interesting to us for some reason or another—could be new and trendy, could be a classic, could be an overlooked gem from whenever. Then we’ll talk about it and hopefully get somewhere fun. We hope you’ll read along with us.
EPISODE 7: “We’ll figure this out”: Jeff Friedman’s Floating Tales
EPISODE 6: “Didn’t read … talked a lot”: Kazuo Ishiguro’s The Buried Giant
EPISODE 5: I’d Rather Be Delighted: Ross Gay’s The Book of Delights
EPISODE 4: “A little hole in the wall”: Tana French’s Broken Harbor
EPISODE 3: “Beware of dog”: Hanif Kureishi’s The Buddha of Suburbia
EPISODE 2: “Have you read this sci-fi theorist?”: China Miéville’s Embassyville
EPISODE 1: “Shakespeare would’ve loved Bollywood”: Edward St. Aubyn’s /Dunbar/