The Troubadour Podcast

2. Benito Cereno by Herman Melville (Chapter 1: Ship in Distress)

October 10, 2020 Kirk j Barbera Episode 2
The Troubadour Podcast
2. Benito Cereno by Herman Melville (Chapter 1: Ship in Distress)
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The Troubadour Podcast
2. Benito Cereno by Herman Melville (Chapter 1: Ship in Distress)
Oct 10, 2020 Episode 2
Kirk j Barbera

This is the first reading of the novella by Herman Melville. In part 1 I argued why this remains a classic story we should all read. It may help to listen to my introduction.

Visit troubadourmag.com for a list of important terms, including nautical terms, that may help you to better understand the text.

In the next episode I will give you a summary of this section of the story, and then an exploration of some key themes in the text so far.

Show Notes

This is the first reading of the novella by Herman Melville. In part 1 I argued why this remains a classic story we should all read. It may help to listen to my introduction.

Visit troubadourmag.com for a list of important terms, including nautical terms, that may help you to better understand the text.

In the next episode I will give you a summary of this section of the story, and then an exploration of some key themes in the text so far.