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Teachin' Books

Jessica McDonald

A podcast all about the ways people teach, learn, and work with literature. Host Jessica McDonald talks about how she teaches with literature and interviews folks from traditional and non-traditional educational contexts to find out what they're doing with literature these days. Episodes released weekly on Tuesdays.

Recent Episodes

1.23 Failure in/and TeachingJune 22, 2021 Episode artwork 1.22 Louise Halfe - Sky Dancer's Blue Marrow and "Body Politics"June 08, 2021 Episode artwork 1.21 Interview with Lucy Hinnie / Teaching Shakespeare: Comedy and HistoryMay 18, 2021 Episode artwork 1.20 Interview with Khodi Dill / Spoken Word Poetry and “Grey,” Picture Books, and EducationMay 04, 2021 Episode artwork 1.19 End-of-Term TipsApril 13, 2021 Episode artwork 1.18 Interview with Wendy Roy / On Researching, Writing, and Publishing The Next InstalmentMarch 30, 2021 Episode artwork 1.17 Listener Q&A / Catch-Up Episode!March 23, 2021 Episode artwork 1.16 Interview with Jordan Bolay / Dungeons and DragonsMarch 16, 2021 Episode artwork 1.15 Robert Montgomery's Public Poetry InstallationsMarch 09, 2021 Episode artwork 1.14 Interview with Rebekah Ludolph / Hiromi Goto's The Kappa ChildMarch 02, 2021 Episode artwork 1.13 Janelle Monáe's "Pynk" and Vivek Shraya's "Part-time Woman"February 23, 2021 Episode artwork 1.12 Interview with Taylor Brown / Thomas King's The Inconvenient IndianFebruary 02, 2021 Episode artwork 1.11 Jes Baker's LandwhaleJanuary 26, 2021 Episode artwork 1.10 Interview with Tara Chambers / Andre Alexis's Fifteen DogsJanuary 19, 2021 Episode artwork Holiday special!December 26, 2020 Episode artwork 1.9 Interview with Jocelyne Vogt / Harold Cardinal's "A Canadian What the Hell It's All About"December 15, 2020 Episode artwork 1.8 Douglas Coupland's JPodDecember 08, 2020 Episode artwork 1.7 Interview with Anita Smith / William Shakespeare's & Shakespeare on the Saskatchewan's As You Like ItDecember 01, 2020 Episode artwork 1.6 Interview with Catherine Nygren / The Stanley ParableNovember 24, 2020 Episode artwork 1.5 InstapoetryNovember 17, 2020 Episode artwork 1.4 Interview with Alice Munro Book Club members / Alice Munro's Dear LifeNovember 10, 2020 Episode artwork 1.3 Kazuo Ishiguro's Never Let Me GoNovember 03, 2020 Episode artwork 1.2 Interview with Joanne Leow / David Chariandy's BrotherOctober 27, 2020 Episode artwork 1.1 Interview with Jade McDougall / Marilyn Dumont's "Letter to Sir John A Macdonald"October 20, 2020 Episode artwork 0.0 Trailer / Intro & IntentionsOctober 13, 2020 Episode artwork