In our second wrap episode for A Discovery of Witches, we talk about character arcs, protagonists and antagonists, and the results of our listener polls! Grab your copies of Shadow of Night - we'll have our first chapter discussion on June 3, 2018. In the meantime, e-mail us at email@example.com, follow us on Twitter @chamomilenclove, or join our Facebook Group, the Chamomile & Clove Clovers! http://www.facebook.com/groups/CandCClovers/.
We did it, guys! We made it to the last three chapters of Deborah Harkness's A Discovery of Witches. In this episode, we talk about service and survival, love and accountability, wobbly time loops, and what to do with a quince. Next episode? Wrap-up discussion!
In Episode 16, Cait and Jen discuss the aftermath of Juliette's death and the impact it has on the rest of the story. There's found family, structure, character, heteronormativity, and more as we tackle Chapters 38-40 of A Discovery of Witches! If you'd like to get in touch, check out our Facebook group -- www.facebook.com/groups/CandCClovers/.
By special request, this episode also contains a blooper reel after the theme music. Happy listening!
Aw, man. Chapter 37 of A Discovery of Witches is SO MASSIVE that Jen and Cait had to tackle it separately. In this episode, we confront colonialism, representation, divinity, sexuality, redemption, and more. Grab a beverage, put on your thinking caps, and join us! If you'd like to know more, come join our discussion group on Facebook, the Chamomile & Clove Clovers!
In Episode 12, we tackle Chapters 28-30 of A Discovery of Witches--from ecstasy to agony. You can expect to hear our take on romance and sex scenes, historical tourism, ghosts and foreshadowing, and more as we take on La Pierre, Satu, naked Matthew, and more. We can't wait to hear your feedback!
In this episode, Cait and Jen tackle the really tough stuff in Chapters 22-24 of A Discovery of Witches. There's trauma, there's emotional interdependence, and some fairly harsh critique of the worst parts of Diana and Matthew. It's a rough ride with some giggles along the way. We'd love to hear what you think of these chapters and whether they work for you - find us on Twitter or shoot us an e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Jen and Cait talk about consent, magic, Top Gun, equesrian pursuits, and IMPORTANT CONVERSATIONS that ought to be had during Matthew and Diana's romp through the Auvergne. Join us for Chapters 19-21 of A Discovery of Witches!
In Episode 7 of C&C, Cait and Jen discuss casting and crew announcements for the upcoming TV adaptation of A Discovery of Witches. Stay tuned after the theme music for (spoilery) discussions about episode and season breaks and additional casting notes.