37 - Little Women
UPDATE 1/24/2019 - A listener reached out to us on Twitter to ask why we thought that Hannah Mullet was black, because she had always read her as an Irish woman. Corinne clearly misread the dialect that Alcott wrote for Hannah, because Hannah is, definitively Irish. It’s been a good opportunity to examine any bias we may be carrying, and also a reminder to read the text carefully and closely. Thank you to Ariana (@AriValde on Twitter) for the correction.
How does the oldest book we've ever read for the podcast hold up to the test of time and to the test of Becca's childhood memories? Find out this week as we talk about old timey dating rituals and when it's appropriate to drink wine and find out which March sister we are.
In this episode I make a reference to this:
And I do hope that one of you caught it.
Next time we will be reading The Transit of Venus by Shirley Hazzard.