Hello Mini Lit team! This episode we covered Arthur Golden’s bestseller “Memoirs of a Geisha” with guest Grant Fry. We discussed themes such as the name changes geishas take, the Japanese geisha culture, and the accuracy of memoirs. Take a listen!
Hey Mini Lit nation! This episode we covered the Russian classic “Crime and Punishment” by Fyodor Dostoevsky. With the help of guest Chase Larson, we discussed what the true punishment to Raskolnikov’s crime actually was, how society plays a role in that punishment, and the incredible imagery Dostoevsky uses in describing St. Petersburg. Take a listen and get ready for next week’s episode where we discuss some of our least favorite books and their redeeming qualities.