85. Remains of the Day, Part 1

85. Remains of the Day, Part 1

Don’t let Jake and Brandon’s kids go hungry!

In this episode our heroes discuss Remains of the Day and decide it is even better than Close Reads. Sorry, Close Reads! 🙂

00:00 General Awesomeness
03:55 Donor Shout-outs
05:47 Apology for donor shout-outs that just happened
06:47 Context begins
10:38 Biography
11:54 Between two cultures
19:38 Setting
21:47 Influences
24:31 “Process”
27:37 Emotional truth
28:41 Post modernism
34:27 Post-colonialism
36:13 Keira Knightley’s cheeckbones
37:10 Baggage check!
43:37 Modern morbid self-obsession
44:47 Nothing literary happens after this point

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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.


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.


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

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