The Bookening

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The Odyssey continues to discuss The Bookening. Strike that, reverse it.

Show Notes

Our heroes dig into The Odyssey in this episode, say smart things, and begin their dissertation on how the whole thing is about hospitality.

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3:58 Donor Shout-outs
07:32 Lawrence of Arabia
09:16 Structure
13:20 Baggage
18:20 Blue flippin' stick
20:10 Page-turner
28:16 Characters that are dynamic (yeah yeah, you try and write these chapter marker titles)
32:00 Did the suitors deserve to die?
38:13 Hospitality
45:00 Xenia

What is The Bookening?

3 guys—a pastor, a scholar, and their gleeful provocateur—discuss the great books. We take God and literature seriously—but the second one not overly so.