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Can't Lit

Dina Del Bucchia and Jen Sookfong Lee

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Can't Lit

Can't Lit

Dina Del Bucchia and Jen Sookfong Lee

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A podcast on all things Canadian and Literature and then some.

Latest Episodes

090 - Can't Lit - Daniel, Dina & Jen

EHosts past, present and future are all together to talk about books and stuff. They get into summer time sweatiness, talking to dogs in Italian, and talk about some spring and summer books they've read and loved and some they want to get to reading. Nemesis updates are available!

58 MIN2 w ago
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090 - Can't Lit - Daniel, Dina & Jen

089 - Can't Lit - David Ly

EHello listeners! We have missed you. We're back with a bang and very wonderful guest, poet and human delight, David Ly! We talk about his debut poetry collection, Mythical Man, writing with transparency, mythical creatures, writing our experience and what we love about poetry. Links to stuff mentioned in the show: Black Resistance Vancouver Database: https://blackresistancevancouver.online/?fbclid=IwAR0YKR0X0o9CXRwqYD09Q_rfffVUy_9BaU50Kf8Pe1SkoDel3Zs3XxYY_hQb Hogan’s Alley Society: https://www.hogansalleysociety.org/ And check out the Brick Podcast put out by Brick Mag podcast! https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/brick-podcast/id1444929015 Mythical Man by David Ly, Palimpsest Press: https://palimpsestpress.ca/books/mythical-man/

71 MINJUN 29
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089 - Can't Lit - David Ly

A Can't Lit Update

EHello friends! We miss you. Dina drops in to say hey what's up. More episodes soon. We promise. What does soon mean? Soon we'll know. xo

6 MINMAY 5
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A Can't Lit Update

088 - Can't Lit - Dina & Jen - Advice

EIn the first mini episode of the year Dina & Jen talk about advice. How to take it, how to give it, how to wade through the never-ending muck of it, and most importantly, how not to take advice that doesn't work for you.

41 MINFEB 10
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088 - Can't Lit - Dina & Jen - Advice

087 - Can't Lit - Cynara Geissler

EHappy 2020! Happy New Decade! Happy Year of the Metal Rat! And we're back with multi-talented, hilarious, stylish and wonderful guest, Cynara Geissler. We discuss personal style as creative practice, author care, literary publicity and media, celebrity clothing lines and so much more. Also, there's a lot of singing.

80 MINJAN 27
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087 - Can't Lit - Cynara Geissler

086- Can't Lit - Dina & Jen - The Decade

EIn this episode your hosts look back at the decade and talk about books they loved, trends they observed and there's some of what certain people would call singing. Thanks for another year of listening to our wee pod. Happy Holidays from Dina, Jen & Rosie! xo

53 MIN2019 DEC 23
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086- Can't Lit - Dina & Jen - The Decade

085- Can't Lit - Gossip

EAnd we're back to chat about shhhhhhh... gossip. What is it? Is it good? Is it bad? Are Dina and Jen prone to doing it? We answer all these questions and ask some that aren't easy to answer so we trail off. Is there singing? Listen to find out. You can gossip about our singing on your time. xoxo Gossip Girls

30 MIN2019 NOV 11
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085- Can't Lit - Gossip

084- Can't Lit - Lynn Coady

EGuess what? We've got Lynn Coady! We talk about her new novel, Watching You Without Me, writing bad men characters, writing relationships between mothers and daughters, novel-writing vs. short-story writing, how it feels to go to a literary gala, and we play a little game of Would You Rather? Fall has settled over the land and there are literary festivals everywhere and we are coming to you 100% not live from a conference room on Granville Island during the Vancouver Writers' Fest.

63 MIN2019 OCT 28
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084- Can't Lit - Lynn Coady

083- Can't Lit - Taking a Break

EBoo! It's October. And what's spookier than feeling like you're constantly working? In this episode Dina and Jen talk about taking breaks. What are they? Why do we need them? What can they look like? You're not totally broken, you just need a break.

33 MIN2019 OCT 14
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083- Can't Lit - Taking a Break

082- Can't Lit - Alicia Tobin

EHi, hi, hi! What a delightful episode we have with the supremely talented funny person, podcaster (stars, they're just like us), writer and wonderful person, Alicia Tobin! We discuss her new book, So You're a Little Sad, So What (out with Friend of the Pod Arsenal Pulp Press), comedy, writing the hard essays, DOGS, animals, and we make a lot of jokes along the way. Rosie kisses Alicia and it makes everyone feel happy. Gosh, thanks for listening.

67 MIN2019 SEP 30
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082- Can't Lit - Alicia Tobin

Latest Episodes

090 - Can't Lit - Daniel, Dina & Jen

EHosts past, present and future are all together to talk about books and stuff. They get into summer time sweatiness, talking to dogs in Italian, and talk about some spring and summer books they've read and loved and some they want to get to reading. Nemesis updates are available!

58 MIN2 w ago
Comments
090 - Can't Lit - Daniel, Dina & Jen

089 - Can't Lit - David Ly

EHello listeners! We have missed you. We're back with a bang and very wonderful guest, poet and human delight, David Ly! We talk about his debut poetry collection, Mythical Man, writing with transparency, mythical creatures, writing our experience and what we love about poetry. Links to stuff mentioned in the show: Black Resistance Vancouver Database: https://blackresistancevancouver.online/?fbclid=IwAR0YKR0X0o9CXRwqYD09Q_rfffVUy_9BaU50Kf8Pe1SkoDel3Zs3XxYY_hQb Hogan’s Alley Society: https://www.hogansalleysociety.org/ And check out the Brick Podcast put out by Brick Mag podcast! https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/brick-podcast/id1444929015 Mythical Man by David Ly, Palimpsest Press: https://palimpsestpress.ca/books/mythical-man/

71 MINJUN 29
Comments
089 - Can't Lit - David Ly

A Can't Lit Update

EHello friends! We miss you. Dina drops in to say hey what's up. More episodes soon. We promise. What does soon mean? Soon we'll know. xo

6 MINMAY 5
Comments
A Can't Lit Update

088 - Can't Lit - Dina & Jen - Advice

EIn the first mini episode of the year Dina & Jen talk about advice. How to take it, how to give it, how to wade through the never-ending muck of it, and most importantly, how not to take advice that doesn't work for you.

41 MINFEB 10
Comments
088 - Can't Lit - Dina & Jen - Advice

087 - Can't Lit - Cynara Geissler

EHappy 2020! Happy New Decade! Happy Year of the Metal Rat! And we're back with multi-talented, hilarious, stylish and wonderful guest, Cynara Geissler. We discuss personal style as creative practice, author care, literary publicity and media, celebrity clothing lines and so much more. Also, there's a lot of singing.

80 MINJAN 27
Comments
087 - Can't Lit - Cynara Geissler

086- Can't Lit - Dina & Jen - The Decade

EIn this episode your hosts look back at the decade and talk about books they loved, trends they observed and there's some of what certain people would call singing. Thanks for another year of listening to our wee pod. Happy Holidays from Dina, Jen & Rosie! xo

53 MIN2019 DEC 23
Comments
086- Can't Lit - Dina & Jen - The Decade

085- Can't Lit - Gossip

EAnd we're back to chat about shhhhhhh... gossip. What is it? Is it good? Is it bad? Are Dina and Jen prone to doing it? We answer all these questions and ask some that aren't easy to answer so we trail off. Is there singing? Listen to find out. You can gossip about our singing on your time. xoxo Gossip Girls

30 MIN2019 NOV 11
Comments
085- Can't Lit - Gossip

084- Can't Lit - Lynn Coady

EGuess what? We've got Lynn Coady! We talk about her new novel, Watching You Without Me, writing bad men characters, writing relationships between mothers and daughters, novel-writing vs. short-story writing, how it feels to go to a literary gala, and we play a little game of Would You Rather? Fall has settled over the land and there are literary festivals everywhere and we are coming to you 100% not live from a conference room on Granville Island during the Vancouver Writers' Fest.

63 MIN2019 OCT 28
Comments
084- Can't Lit - Lynn Coady

083- Can't Lit - Taking a Break

EBoo! It's October. And what's spookier than feeling like you're constantly working? In this episode Dina and Jen talk about taking breaks. What are they? Why do we need them? What can they look like? You're not totally broken, you just need a break.

33 MIN2019 OCT 14
Comments
083- Can't Lit - Taking a Break

082- Can't Lit - Alicia Tobin

EHi, hi, hi! What a delightful episode we have with the supremely talented funny person, podcaster (stars, they're just like us), writer and wonderful person, Alicia Tobin! We discuss her new book, So You're a Little Sad, So What (out with Friend of the Pod Arsenal Pulp Press), comedy, writing the hard essays, DOGS, animals, and we make a lot of jokes along the way. Rosie kisses Alicia and it makes everyone feel happy. Gosh, thanks for listening.

67 MIN2019 SEP 30
Comments
082- Can't Lit - Alicia Tobin
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