On Soup

Tonight, we’ll read excerpts from "The Feasts of Autolycus", including “On Soup” and “The Incomparable Onion”, published in 1900 and edited by Elizabeth Robins Pennell.


Pennell was an American travel writer, columnist, biographer and memoirist. Her biographies included the first in almost a century of the proto-feminist Mary Wollstonecraft, and also one of her uncle the folklorist Charles Godfrey Leland.


Coincidentally, Charles Godfrey Leland compiled the book “Algonquin Legends” that the recent Snoozecast episode “Badger the Mischief Maker” was based on.


— read by 'N' —

Listen Ad-Free on Patreon

See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

2356 232
On Soup2 years ago
45:06

Suggested Podcasts

Ryan a Vivie

Ride Home Media

Freakonomics Radio + Stitcher

APM Reports a The Washington Post

Paul Hudson and Erica Sadun

CVpodcast