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Extraneous: His Dark Materials

A podcast that goes deep on the stories we love, and comes back with a little something extra. Currently covering His Dark Materials.

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His Dark Materials: Golden Compass: Ch 1-5

Extraneous: His Dark Materials is here! Meet Melissa and Will, and delve into the beautiful story written by Philip Pullman. 0:00 — 6:12: Intro, history of the book series 6:12 — 11:28: The Epigraph, Paradise Lost, What It All Means 11:28 — 42:33: Chapter Review (1-5, Golden Compass/Northern Lights) 42:30 — 1:00: Portrait Gallery: Who we met in these chapters and the impact they made 1:00 — 1:08: Daemonology 1:08 — 1:13: Universe Building: The concepts and artifacts Pullman introduces 1:13 — 1:15: The Alethiometer! This episode's chapters, summarized by alethiometer symbols 1:15 — 1:22: His Dark Materials, The Playlist: Will chooses five songs that summarize this episode's reading/characters/themes 1:22 — 1:25: The Extra Award: Who was the most extra in this set of chapters? 1:25: Wrap-up!

1hr 26mins

5 Jul 2019

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