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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Jane Austen Redux of Awesomeness

The Bookening discusses all six Jane Austen novels.

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Northanger Abbey, Part 2

The Bookening discusses Northanger Abbey by Jane Austen (Part 2).

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Northanger Abbey, Part 1

The Bookening begins a discussion of Northanger Abbey by Jane Austen.

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The Brothers Karamazov, Part 3

The Bookening concludes its discussion of The Brothers Karamazov by Dostoevsky.

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The Brothers Karamazov, Part 2

Jake unloads both barrels on Dostoevsky as The Bookening continues to discuss The Brothers Karamazov.

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The Brothers Karamazov, Part 1

The Bookening provides some much needed context on The Brothers Karamazov by Fyodor Dostoevsky.

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Ready Player You

An important update on the show.

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Redux 2020, Part 2

The Bookening summarizes 2021.

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Redux 2020, Part 1

The Bookening looks back on the books they read in 2020.

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Christmas with Brandon

Nathan and Brandon try to determine the best Christmas passage in literature.

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