The History of Literature


Enthusiast Jacke Wilson journeys through the history of literature, from ancient epics to contemporary classics.

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Title: 167 F Scott Fitzgerald

170 Toni Morrison

December 5th, 2018

TONI MORRISON (b. 1931) is one of the most successful and admired authors in the history of American literature. Her novels include The Bluest Eye (1970),… Go to Episode

169 Dostoevsky

November 28th, 2018

FYODOR DOSTOEVSKY (1821-1881) was, in the estimation of James Joyce, “the man more than any other who has created modern prose.” “Outside Shakespeare,”… Go to Episode

168 Jhumpa Lahiri ("The Third and Final Continent")

November 21st, 2018

What was it like to relocate from India to London to America in the early 1970s? And how can a daughter hope to recapture the experience of her father… Go to Episode

167 F Scott Fitzgerald

November 7th, 2018

What happens when the party is over? Can you ever truly escape your past? Jacke and Mike take a look at F. Scott Fitzgerald's classic 1931 story of guilt… Go to Episode