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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168. Midnight’s Children

Now with audio glitch corrected! The Bookening discusses one of the most important books of the latter half of the twentieth century, and one that they are pretty excited to talk about, Salman Rushdie’s Midnight’s Children.┬áPostmodernism, magical realism,... read more

167. The Crucible + A Streetcar Named Desire

The Bookening reads The Crucible by Arthur Miller and A Streetcar Named Desire by Tennessee Williams.

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166. The Willows

The Bookening reads The Willows by Algernon Blackwood.

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165. The Outsider (Lovecraft)

The Bookening reads The Outsider by H. P. Lovecraft.

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164. Sredni Vashtar

The Bookening reads Sredni Vashtar by Saki (H. H. Munro).

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163. Young Goodman Brown

The Bookening talks Young Goodman Brown by Nathaniel Hawthorne.

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162. Masque of the Red Death

The Bookening reads The Masque of the Red Death by Edgar Allen Poe.

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161. Henry V

The Bookening reads William Shakespeare’s Henry V.

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160. Henry IV, Parts 1 and 2

The Bookening talks William Shakespeare’s Henry IV, Parts 1 and 2.

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159. The Last Battle

The Bookening podcast discusses The Last Battle by C. S. Lewis.

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