American Writers (One Hundred Pages at a Time)

Philip K. Dick Book Club: Episode 113.4:The Three Stigmata of Palmer Eldritch (4)

The finale of my series on "The Three Stigmata of Palmer Eldritch". Why is it so important for our characters to avoid those dreaded three stigmata?

Episode 258: Herman Melville; White-Jacket (2)

Part two of my review of Herman Melville's "White-Jacket".

Episode 257: Herman Melville; White-Jacket (1)

What was life like on a Man-o-War? We find out from Herman Melville.

Philip K. Dick Book Club: Episode 113.3:The Three Stigmata of Palmer Eldritch (3)

Part Three of my review of Philip K. Dick's "The Three Stigmata of Palmer Eldritch." Things are getting weird.

Episode 256: Herman Melville: Redburn (3)

Opps. Dropped the ball on quality the last time I uploaded this. But here it is again. The final part of my review of Melville's "Reburn". See you soon with "White-Jacket".

Philip K. Dick Book Club: Episode 113.2:The Three Stigmata of Palmer Eldritch (2)

Part 2 of my review of Philip K. Dick's "The Three Stigmata of Palmer Eldritch". You need to wait a bit to know what those three are.

Episode 255: Herman Melville: Redburn (2)

Part 2 of my thoughts on Herman Melville's "Redburn".

Philip K. Dick Book Club: Episode 113:The Three Stigmata of Palmer Eldritch (1)

Part one of my review of Dick's wounderful novel "The Three Stigmata of Palmer Eldrtich". In this part we learn about Mars, PP Layouts, and Can-D.

Philip K. Dick Book Club: Episode 112: Dr. Bloodmoney

And now for one of Philip K. Dick's most fascinating post-nuclear war settings in "Dr. Bloodmoney". It is another one-off episode on a novel, so be prepared.

Episode 254: Herman Melville: Redburn (1)

We come back to Melville with his coming of age novel set on a merchant ship in the Atlantic, "Redburn".

Philip K. Dick Book Club: Episode 111: Precious Artifact

We come to the end of our study of Philip K. Dick's works from 1964 with "Precious Artifact".

Episode 253: Theodore Dreiser, An American Tragedy (9)

 Enjoy the finale of my review of "An American Tragedy" by Theodore Dreiser.

Philip K. Dick Book Club: Episode 110: The Little Black Box

In this episode we look at Philip K. Dick's short story "The Little Black Box", a story about religion, empathy, and the limits of state power.

Philip K. Dick Book Club: Episode 109: A Game of Unchance

We return to the familiar ground of frontiers in Philip K. Dick's short story on consumerism and manufactured markets in "A Game of Unchance".

Episode 252: Theodore Dreiser, An American Tragedy (8)

In part 8 of my review of "An American Tragedy" by Theodore Dreiser we witness a trial of the ages.

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