Close Reads #52: Brideshead Revisted Chapters 1-2
On this episode of Close Reads, Angelina, Tim, and David kick off their discussion of Evelyn Waugh's classic novel, Brideshead Revisited, focusing on the prologue and chapters one and two.
- First experiences with Waugh
- Waugh's nostalgia
- The prologue
- The book's various juxtapositions
- The sacred and the profane
- The book's spiritual hauntings
- 3 key decaying institutions
- and more...
It's also brought to you by Schole Academy from Classical Academic Press, featuring new literature courses taught by Close Reads co-star, Tim McIntosh.