71. CS Lewis’s Til We Have Faces, Part 1

71. CS Lewis’s Til We Have Faces, Part 1

Our heroes dig into the semi-wonderful, but also kinda icky story of CS Lewis, and his final novel, Til We Have Faces.

Things that happen in this episode:

00:36 Our heroes are awesome
05:40 Donor Shout-outs
11:12 Contextual Texan
14:33 Biography
17:05 The Irish Influence
19:38 Childhood
22:10 Weird Unmentionable Things About Lewis’s Past
26:26 WAR!
27:25 Back to Oxford
30:59 Til We Have Faces
32:56 Cupid and Psyche
35:19 Lewis’s Wacko Mysticism
37:12 The Inklings Were Crazy, Yo
41:37 Owen Barfield and the Occult
44:48 Preface to Paradise Lost
45:32 Baggage Check
01:06 Guys with Something to Say Vs. Guys with a Story a Tell

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About The Authors


Nathan Alberson is co-founder and creative director of Warhorn Media. He hosts three podcasts—The Bookening, The World We Made, and Sound of Sanity.


Jake is the CEO of Warhorn Media and the discipleship pastor of Clearnote Church. He also teaches at Clearnote Pastors College.


Brandon Chasteen has a Phd. Abd of English literature, although now he works in land and oil. He's a down-home-Texas boy-made-good who just happens to know everything about literature and literary history and literary theory. He podcasts for The Bookening.

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