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Alzabo Soup

Philip Armstrong and Andrew Metzroth

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Alzabo Soup

Alzabo Soup

Philip Armstrong and Andrew Metzroth

12
Followers
120
Plays
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Alzabo Soup is a literary analysis podcast where we literally become our favorite authors by devouring portions of their brains. We do chapter-by-chapter analysis of our favorite speculative fiction, researching the details and discussing the implications.We are currently covering the various stories in Gene Wolfe's Wolfe Archepeligo.

Latest Episodes

Introduction and Letter 1 - Gene Wolfe's The Sorcerer's House

EWelcome to the first episode of Alzabo Soup, a podcast about speculative fiction. Here begins our in-depth discussion of Gene Wolfe's "The Sorcerer's House." We introduce ourselves, the author, and the book in general, then dive right into Letter Number 1.

46 MIN2016 SEP 3
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Introduction and Letter 1 - Gene Wolfe's The Sorcerer's House

Numbers 2 and 3 - Gene Wolfe's The Sorcerer's House

EIntro: Phil talks about his turn as Ebeneezer Scrooge in A Christmas Carol. Content (2:40): In this episode we make our way into The Sorcerer's House in letters number 2 and 3, plus some book recommendations because why not?

59 MIN2016 SEP 3
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Numbers 2 and 3 - Gene Wolfe's The Sorcerer's House

Numbers 4 and 5 - Gene Wolfe's The Sorcerer's House

EIntro: Metz Talks about Jim Butcher Content (1:45): Discussion of letters number 4 and 5 of Gene Wolfe's "The Sorcerer's House."

58 MIN2016 SEP 3
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Numbers 4 and 5 - Gene Wolfe's The Sorcerer's House

Numbers 6 and 7 - Gene Wolfe's The Sorcerer's House

EIntro: Phil attempts to crystallize the three act structure in film for our listeners. Content (3:34): Letters numbers 6 and 7 of Gene Wolfe's "The Sorcerer's House."

48 MIN2016 SEP 3
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Numbers 6 and 7 - Gene Wolfe's The Sorcerer's House

Number 8 - Gene Wolfe's The Sorcerer's House

EIntro: Metz talks about his experience seeing Finding Dory. Content (4:45): Discussion of letter number 8 of Gene Wolfe's "The Sorcerer's House"

53 MIN2016 SEP 7
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Number 8 - Gene Wolfe's The Sorcerer's House

Numbers 9 and 10 - Gene Wolfe's The Sorcerer's House

EIntro: Metz and Phil talk about their favorite books in childhood that did not age well with their tastes. Content (5:40): Discussion of Letters 9 and 10 of Gene Wolfe's "The Sorcerer's House."

60 MIN2016 SEP 16
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Numbers 9 and 10 - Gene Wolfe's The Sorcerer's House

Number 11 - Gene Wolfe's The Sorcerer's House

EIntro: Metz suggests a couple of graphic novels for those looking to enter the art form. Content (13:00): Discussion of Letter 11 of Gene Wolfe's "The Sorcerer's House."

48 MIN2016 SEP 30
Comments
Number 11 - Gene Wolfe's The Sorcerer's House

Numbers 12 and 13 - Gene Wolfe's The Sorcerer's House

EIntro: Phil talks about the magic of the SNES game Earthbound. Content (7:25): Discussion of letters 12 and 13 of "The Sorcerer's House."

55 MIN2016 OCT 14
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Numbers 12 and 13 - Gene Wolfe's The Sorcerer's House

Numbers 14 and 15 - Gene Wolfe's The Sorcerer's House

EIntro: Metz reveals his opinion of Dr. Who. Content (5:30): Discussion of Letters 14 and 15 of Gene Wolfe's "The Sorcerer's House."

61 MIN2016 OCT 28
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Numbers 14 and 15 - Gene Wolfe's The Sorcerer's House

Numbers 16 and 17 - Gene Wolfe's The Sorcerer's House

EIntro: Metz and Phil talk about the musicals they acted in during high school. Content (7:41):Discussion of Letters 16 and 17 of Gene Wolfe's "The Sorcerer's House."

56 MIN2016 NOV 4
Comments
Numbers 16 and 17 - Gene Wolfe's The Sorcerer's House

Latest Episodes

Introduction and Letter 1 - Gene Wolfe's The Sorcerer's House

EWelcome to the first episode of Alzabo Soup, a podcast about speculative fiction. Here begins our in-depth discussion of Gene Wolfe's "The Sorcerer's House." We introduce ourselves, the author, and the book in general, then dive right into Letter Number 1.

46 MIN2016 SEP 3
Comments
Introduction and Letter 1 - Gene Wolfe's The Sorcerer's House

Numbers 2 and 3 - Gene Wolfe's The Sorcerer's House

EIntro: Phil talks about his turn as Ebeneezer Scrooge in A Christmas Carol. Content (2:40): In this episode we make our way into The Sorcerer's House in letters number 2 and 3, plus some book recommendations because why not?

59 MIN2016 SEP 3
Comments
Numbers 2 and 3 - Gene Wolfe's The Sorcerer's House

Numbers 4 and 5 - Gene Wolfe's The Sorcerer's House

EIntro: Metz Talks about Jim Butcher Content (1:45): Discussion of letters number 4 and 5 of Gene Wolfe's "The Sorcerer's House."

58 MIN2016 SEP 3
Comments
Numbers 4 and 5 - Gene Wolfe's The Sorcerer's House

Numbers 6 and 7 - Gene Wolfe's The Sorcerer's House

EIntro: Phil attempts to crystallize the three act structure in film for our listeners. Content (3:34): Letters numbers 6 and 7 of Gene Wolfe's "The Sorcerer's House."

48 MIN2016 SEP 3
Comments
Numbers 6 and 7 - Gene Wolfe's The Sorcerer's House

Number 8 - Gene Wolfe's The Sorcerer's House

EIntro: Metz talks about his experience seeing Finding Dory. Content (4:45): Discussion of letter number 8 of Gene Wolfe's "The Sorcerer's House"

53 MIN2016 SEP 7
Comments
Number 8 - Gene Wolfe's The Sorcerer's House

Numbers 9 and 10 - Gene Wolfe's The Sorcerer's House

EIntro: Metz and Phil talk about their favorite books in childhood that did not age well with their tastes. Content (5:40): Discussion of Letters 9 and 10 of Gene Wolfe's "The Sorcerer's House."

60 MIN2016 SEP 16
Comments
Numbers 9 and 10 - Gene Wolfe's The Sorcerer's House

Number 11 - Gene Wolfe's The Sorcerer's House

EIntro: Metz suggests a couple of graphic novels for those looking to enter the art form. Content (13:00): Discussion of Letter 11 of Gene Wolfe's "The Sorcerer's House."

48 MIN2016 SEP 30
Comments
Number 11 - Gene Wolfe's The Sorcerer's House

Numbers 12 and 13 - Gene Wolfe's The Sorcerer's House

EIntro: Phil talks about the magic of the SNES game Earthbound. Content (7:25): Discussion of letters 12 and 13 of "The Sorcerer's House."

55 MIN2016 OCT 14
Comments
Numbers 12 and 13 - Gene Wolfe's The Sorcerer's House

Numbers 14 and 15 - Gene Wolfe's The Sorcerer's House

EIntro: Metz reveals his opinion of Dr. Who. Content (5:30): Discussion of Letters 14 and 15 of Gene Wolfe's "The Sorcerer's House."

61 MIN2016 OCT 28
Comments
Numbers 14 and 15 - Gene Wolfe's The Sorcerer's House

Numbers 16 and 17 - Gene Wolfe's The Sorcerer's House

EIntro: Metz and Phil talk about the musicals they acted in during high school. Content (7:41):Discussion of Letters 16 and 17 of Gene Wolfe's "The Sorcerer's House."

56 MIN2016 NOV 4
Comments
Numbers 16 and 17 - Gene Wolfe's The Sorcerer's House
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