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Episode 11: J.L. Carr’s A Month in the Country

NYRB Classics published their edition of A Month in the Country in October of 2000, and it is the book we’ll be talking about in Episode 11 of The Mookse and the Gripes Podcast. I'm going to get nostalgic for a moment. It's only been about five years, but I remember feeling cold back in February [...]

By |2014-04-09T12:17:11+00:00January 27th, 2014|Categories: Podcast|0 Comments

Episode 10: Jeremias Gotthelf’s The Black Spider

NYRB Classics published their edition of The Black Spider in October of 2013, and it is the book we’ll be talking about in Episode 10 of The Mookse and the Gripes Podcast. Vainglorious people, doomed children, a black spider -- the green man is coming, and through the ages enough people have made pacts with him [...]

By |2014-04-09T12:16:49+00:00October 29th, 2013|Categories: Podcast|0 Comments

Episode 9: John Williams’s Stoner

NYRB Classics published their edition of Stoner in June of 2006, and it is the book we’ll be talking about in Episode 9 of The Mookse and the Gripes Podcast. In 1965, John Williams published Stoner, a novel about a professor of English named William Stoner, a relatively nondescript person whom no one will remember much [...]

By |2014-04-09T12:16:41+00:00October 13th, 2013|Categories: Podcast|8 Comments

Bonus Episode: NYRB Classics’ Late 2013 Releases

In this episode we look at what NYRB Classics will be releasing from July to December 2013 (plus one from 2014). Please let us know which you are most anticipating, or, if you’ve read any of these, how you felt. http://traffic.libsyn.com/mookse/MookseBonus003.m4a

By |2014-04-09T12:16:31+00:00June 25th, 2013|Categories: Podcast|1 Comment