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88. A new-to-us and nuanced novel of manners: There is Confusion by Jessie Redmon Fauset

We love revisiting our favorite books for episodes of Novel Pairings, but there’s also something truly special about finding a new-to-us classic that becomes a forever favorite. There is Confusion by Jessie Redmon Fauset was a book neither of us had read or even knew much about before deciding to cover it on the podcast. … Continue reading 88. A new-to-us and nuanced novel of manners: There is Confusion by Jessie Redmon Fauset

86. Palpable tension and shocking twists in Passing by Nella Larsen

When we first released our episode on Passing by Nella Larsen in June of 2020, we were already professing our excitement for the new movie starring Tessa Thompson and Ruth Nega. This month, the film is finally releasing on Netflix.  We can’t wait to watch and see how the palpable tension and twisty tone translate… Continue reading 86. Palpable tension and shocking twists in Passing by Nella Larsen