Brandon Chasteen

Brandon Chasteen

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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Teaching literature, Part 2

The Bookening talks about the literature side of teaching literature.

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Teaching literature

The Bookening talks about teaching.

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Literary theory: the good, the bad, and the incomprehensible (Part 1)

The Bookening talks about the history of literary theory and criticism.

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The Return of the King, Part 2

The Bookening concludes their discussion of The Return of the King by J. R. R. Tolkien.

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The Return of the King, Part 1

The Bookening talks Return of the King by J. R. R. Tolkien.

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Never Let Me Go, Part 2

The Bookening continues to discuss Never Let Me Go by Kazuo Ishiguro.

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Never Let Me Go, Part 1

The Bookening provides much needed context for Never Let Me Go by Kazuo Ishiguru.

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The Hollow Crown: War of the Roses, Part 3

The Bookening talks about William Shakespeare, specifically Henry VI (Parts 1, 2, and 3) and Richard III.

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The Hollow Crown: War of the Roses, Part 2

The Bookening discusses the historical backdrop for Shakespeare’s plays on the War of the Roses.

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The Hollow Crown: War of the Roses, Part 1

The Bookening provides context for The Hollow Crown by William Shakespeare (Henry VI, Parts 1, 2, and 3 + Richard III).

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