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We pair literature and libations. Whatever the prose or the poetry, there's a drink to go with it. Listen up (and cheers)!

We pair literature and libations. Whatever the prose or the poetry, there's a drink to go with it. Listen up (and cheers)!

Location:

Chicago, IL

Description:

We pair literature and libations. Whatever the prose or the poetry, there's a drink to go with it. Listen up (and cheers)!

Language:

English


Episodes

Short Story Collections Paired with Cocktails, Liquor and Wine

6/22/2015
There have been some amazing short story collections that have been published this year. And reading them reminds me of short story collections from the past that deserve some re-recognition. So I bring to you the latest Lit with a Twist pairings that do just that! Full show notes and detailed pairings: http://litwithatwist.com/short-story-pairings/

Duration:00:09:43

Politically Correct Bedtime Stories by James Finn Garner Paired with Scurry Beer

6/22/2015
What better way to read the feminist bad ass version of Red Riding Hood than with Scurry beer from Off Color Brewing…served in a champagne flute? The Red Riding Hood in James Finn Garner’s Politically Correct Bedtime Stories may be a bad ass, but she’s still a lady. Listen up! Full show notes: http://litwithatwist.com/politically-correct-bedtime-stories-by-james-finn-garner-paired-with-scurry-beer/

Duration:00:06:44

The Phantom of the Opera Paired with a Martini…Straight Up

6/22/2015
The Phantom of the Opera, by Gaston Leroux (originally published in Paris (1909)), this our latest feature. We pair this spine-chilling classic horror novel with an ice cold martini. Full show notes: http://litwithatwist.com/phantom-of-the-opera-paired-martini/

Duration:00:05:44

Stargazing Dog by Takashi Murakami Paired with Narutotai Ginjo Nama Genshu Saké

6/20/2015
This Lit with a Twist pairing brings together the best-selling manga, Stargazing Dog with Narutotai Ginjo Nama Genshu Saké. Read, sip and enjoy! Show notes: http://litwithatwist.com/stargazing-dog-by-takashi-murakami-paired-with-narutotai-sake/

Duration:00:06:15

The Luminaries Paired with the Corpse Reviver Cocktail

6/10/2015
We pair The Luminaries novel, by Eleanor Catton, with the Corpse Reviver cocktail. Listen to the full book review and cocktail pairing here! Thanks for listening!

Duration:00:09:17