• Who was Shakespeare?

    13 MAY. 2024 · Librarians Veronica Reynolds and Joe Barbieri dive into the historical record on The Bard and discuss his family, his life and the questions that surround his work. 
    40m 40s
  • Mary Shelley: The Mother of Science Fiction

    27 MAR. 2024 · Veronica and Joe are back! They celebrate their return with a dive into the life of Mary Shelly, author of Frankenstien and The Last Man.  Shelley's life matches the captial 'R' Romantic that she was at heart. 
    52m 32s
  • The Great American Novel?: The Great Gatsby

    7 JUN. 2023 · Librarians Veronica Reynolds and Joseph Barbieri begin a new series that asks the question: what is the great American novel? The most frequently listed title is The Great Gatsby by F. Scott Fitzgerald. Joe and Veronica re-read the book and dive into it's highs and it's lows. Do they think it's the great American novel? What other books should they tackle in this series?
    1h 22m 52s
  • Libraries in Music Videos

    3 MAY. 2023 · Veronica Reynolds and Joe Barbieri talk about twelve music videos that feature libraries, the fate of music videos in general and the fate of the monoculture.
    1h 6m 2s
  • The Importance of Being Oscar Wilde

    5 ABR. 2023 · Discover the amazing and tragic life of a literary figure that still looms large, one hundred and twenty-three years after his death. Witty, brilliant, and proud, Oscar Wilde left behind a legacy both troubled and rich.
    1h 1m 28s
  • Alexander Dumas: His Father, His Life and His Legacy

    8 FEB. 2023 · Father, son and grandson all lead fasinating lives. So fasinating there's only time for father and son as we race through two amazing lives.
    55m 15s
  • The History of the English Language

    4 ENE. 2023 · Veronica Reynolds tells Joe Barbieri about the origins of the language we use every day! A quick romp through history tells us so much about how language evolves!
    59m 36s
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  • What is Paranormal Romance?

    16 NOV. 2022 · Librarians Veronica Reynolds and Karen Ostertag discuss paranormal romance, horror, and recommend several titles while also talking about the subtle differences of genre, themes of early weird fiction, and what this whole speculative fiction thing even means.
    57m 50s
  • Cookbooks and Cooking in Books

    2 NOV. 2022 · Veronica Reynolds is joined by Brian Jennings as they discuss the Grapes of Wrath, the allure of a good cookbook, brown butter and the perfect cookie recipe.
    43m 50s
Librarians Veronica Reynolds and Dana Munsch tackle a backlog of book club meetings, literary themes, and more!

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