The Yellow Wallpaper by Charlotte Perkins Gilman Book Club
Book Club Podcast
This episode is about our short story choice for the season, "The Yellow Wallpaper". Caroline and Carly ask if a house can be haunted if it’s haunted for only one person. They discuss the horror of knowing that something is wrong with your life and knowing that there’s nothing you can do about it. They discuss whether the main character’s lack of agency or domestic expectations trap her into madness.Let us know what you think about this book and recommend future books, complete our Feedback Form: https://forms.gle/tT4UZ6De6tLbonrV6Support our podcast by using our affiliate links!Get your copy of The Yellow Wallpaper by Charlotte Perkins Gilman here: https://amzn.to/3UclMQw.For next week’s episode, read The House of Leaves by Mark Z. Danielewski, get your copy here: https://amzn.to/3hbQJpR
Welcome to episode 559. We have a classic tale for you this evening about a young woman left, by her husband, to the mercies of madness.COMING UPGood Evening: Merch, Dark Matter Magazine and Thank-yous: 00:01:06Charlotte Perkins Gilman’s The Yellow Wallpaper as read by Krystal Hammond: 00:05:56PERTINENT LINKSSupport us on Patreon! Spread the darkness.Shop Tales to Terrify MerchDark Matter Magazine: Halloween IssueKrystal HammondKrystal Hammond on Twitter (@thekmhammond)Original Score by Nebulus EntertainmentNebulus on FacebookNebulus on InstagramSPECIAL THANKS TOAmanda GottfriedKathy RobinsonSupport this show http://supporter.acast.com/talestoterrify. Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.
Feeling stressed? Relax tonight with The Yellow Wallpaper by Charlotte Perkins Gilman, a short story to help you fall asleep. Published in 1892, it is considered an early piece of American feminist literature. The narrator and her husband rent an ancestral home for three months so she can relax and recover from her "nervous" condition. But the yellow wallpaper in their bedroom starts to trouble her...If you'd like to support the podcast, you can buy me a coffee here ------> buymeacoffee.com/justsleeppodIf you like this episode, please remember to follow on Spotify, Apple Podcasts, or your favourite podcast app. Also, share with any family or friends that might have trouble drifting off.Sweet Dreams...Intro Music by the Psychedelic Squirrel Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.
Women’s health issues have long been explained away as emotional issues due to their role as the “weaker sex.” Serious illnesses were diagnosed as nothing more than hysteria and rest was prescribed. This ignorance of women’s real health problems is brilliantly portrayed in this haunting tale of a woman driven to the brink.The author, Charlotte Perkins Gilman actually suffered a horrible case of post partum depression for which she was treated in a similar condescending manner. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Episode #2 - Charlotte Perkins Gilman: The Yellow Wallpaper (Part I)
Short Story Today
This week's short story is a classic: "The Yellow Wallpaper" by Charlotte Perkins Gilman. It will be presented in two parts. The conclusion of the story will be on Episode #3. "The Yellow Wallpaper" is often referred to as an example of the Gothic Horror genre. The story takes place one summer on an estate in New England at the turn of the 20th Century, which a doctor has rented for three weeks so that his young wife might have a rest cure following the birth of their child, which has left her in a weakened condition.
Ep. 3: The Yellow Wallpaper by Charlotte Perkins Gilman
Radio Play Revival
The country, summertime: Physician John thinks the fresh air will help his ailing wife. He tells her not to write, so, naturally she documents everything about the estate: the garden, the house's history, her husband... and the bedroom wallpaper.Cast (in speaking order):JESSICA CHASTAIN as The NarratorMICHAEL URIE as Johnwith SAM TSOUTSOUVAS, the voice of RPR Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Hello! We're back from a Christmas and New Year vacation, and I've got some great episodes lined up. First off in today's episode I am going to be reading the classic short story of horror - The Yellow Wallpaper, by Charlotte Perkins Gilman. I have a few thoughts that I will be sharing in today's episode as well, with more to come in the weeks ahead. So for today, sit back and relax, turn down the lights and enjoy... if you dare! Find Me online: Facebook Group Page: @thebookshelfodyssey Twitter: @odyssey_podcast Instagram: @bookshelfodysseypodcast Youtube: https://www.youtube.com/c/ArtBookshelfOdyssey Email: firstname.lastname@example.org