To the Lighthouse—Virginia Woolf (1927)

For a discussion of Virginia Woolf’s watercolour novel, To the Lighthouse, Helen is joined in the studio by Nora Sumberg, Melbourne artist, former member of the New York Studio School and resident of the Chelsea Hotel.

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The Scarlet Letter: Sex-God-State, USA

Helen and Mel discuss a blue dress with an A-shaped semen stain that still needs dry cleaning. They interrogate historical things women are made to wear, such as moral brandings loaded with strict ideological codes. 

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Macbeth

Shattering the concept of the self as a sovereign state: For this thrilling episode Helen is joined by actor, singer and academic, David Adamson, for a discussion of Macbeth's radical language and themes.

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Intropunktory Episode

Find out about great literary texts, what it was that made them famous in the first place: their weird beauty, their radical influence, their punkness. Included bonus: Clemens-gives-it-to- #GoT drinking game!

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