Have a slice of an Americana “classic” this holiday season. Today, we explore Louisa May Alcott’s LITTLE WOMEN, along with the 2019 Greta Gerwig film adaptation.
Episode Highlights: A discussion on liberal feminism as an extension of American Protestantism, Team Laurie VS Team Friedrich, and speculations on whether Alcott would be into spite-shipping.
- LITTLE WOMEN, by Louisa May Alcott
- Little Women (2019)
- How Louisa May Alcott’s Real-Life Family Inspired ‘Little Women’ — Erin Blakemore, Biography
- Meg, Jo, Beth, Amy: The Story of ‘Little Women’ and Why It Still Matters — Anne Boyd Rioux, The Atlantic
- The power of Greta Gerwig’s Little Women is that it doesn’t pretend its marriages are romantic — Constance Grady, Vox
- The remarkable thing about the maiden in her tower — star-anise, VIA shieldmaidenofsherwood