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The Daily Knightley

It is a truth universally acknowledged that two women obsessed with Jane Austen will inevitably start a podcast about it. Join Annie and Jessie - two women of the modern era, general book lovers and internet nerds - as they dive into the books, the adaptations and all the other inspired works of the woman whose brand remains strong to this day. From Sense & Sensibility to Clueless, we're tackling them all!

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Sense & Sensibility: Chapters 16-20

Marianne is super sad, you guys. So is Edward. Actually, so is Elinor but more quietly. We also make new friends with the Palmers, sort of, who have the hot goss. Annie is a book lemming, and Jessie is a lot braver than she seems. BOOKS MENTIONED Stephen King’s It: https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/830502.It Casey McQuiston’s Red, White and Royal Blue: https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/41150487-red-white-royal-blue Jacky Fleming’s The Trouble with Women: https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/29534432-the-trouble-with-women Marie Benedict’s The Other Einstein: https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/28389305-the-other-einstein “Giving Birth in Jane Austen’s Day: Confinement, Lying-in, and Churching": https://englishhistoryauthors.blogspot.com/2018/01/giving-birth-in-jane-austens-day.html If you want to join in on the conversation, be sure to read chapters 16 through 20 of Jane Austen’s Sense & Sensibility for next time! Talk to us! We’d love to hear from you. https://thedailyknightley.com Twitter: https://twitter.com/knightleypod Instagram: https://instagram.com/thedailyknightley Email: thedailyknightley@gmail.com Goodreads: https://www.goodreads.com/group/show/995555-the-daily-knightley Music from https://filmmusic.io: “Improbable” by Kevin MacLeod (https://incompetech.com Licence: CC BY (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/ Also, check out our friends! Sh*t You Need to Know and Shame Files

1hr 8mins

9 Sep 2019

Rank #1

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Sense & Sensibility: Chapters 31 - 40

Oops, we missed last week, but worry not! We’ve got extra episode goodness for you. A lot of secrets are revealed, Brandon is still the best, Willoughby is still the worst, and… who knows what Edward is? MENTIONS Philip Pullman’s The Secret Commonwealth: https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/19034943-the-secret-commonwealth Rainbow Rowell’s Fangirl:https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/16068905-fangirl Maggie Steifvater’s The Raven Boys:https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/17675462-the-raven-boys Jasmine Guillory’s Royal Holiday:https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/44300636-royal-holiday Scarlett Curtis’ It’s Not OK to Feel Blue and Other Lies:https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/47129962-it-s-not-ok-to-feel-blue Nikesh Shukla’s The Good Immigrant (UK):https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/28668534-the-good-immigrant Nikesh Shukla and Chimene Suleyman’s The Good Immigrant (US):https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/43570472-the-good-immigrant Still Great, Bob?: A Mad Men Podcast:http://stillgreatpod.com/ If you want to join in on the conversation, be sure to read chapters 41 through 45 of Jane Austen’s Sense & Sensibility for next time! Talk to us! We’d love to hear from you. https://thedailyknightley.com Twitter: https://twitter.com/knightleypod Instagram: https://instagram.com/thedailyknightley Email: thedailyknightley@gmail.com Goodreads: https://www.goodreads.com/group/show/995555-the-daily-knightley Music from https://filmmusic.io: “Improbable” by Kevin MacLeod (https://incompetech.com Licence: CC BY (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/

1hr 21mins

28 Oct 2019

Rank #2

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Sense & Sensibility: Chapters 6-10

There are a lot of Dashwoods, and Jane Austen introduces us to them all, the ones that we love, and the ones that kind of suck. Jessie and Annie have a lot to say based on first impressions (yeah, I went there). If you want to join in on the conversation, be sure to read chapters 11 through 15 of Jane Austen’s Sense & Sensibility for next time! Talk to us! We’d love to hear from you. https://thedailyknightley.com Twitter: https://twitter.com/knightleypod Instagram: https://instagram.com/thedailyknightley Email: thedailyknightley@gmail.com Goodreads: https://www.goodreads.com/group/show/995555-the-daily-knightley Music from https://filmmusic.io: “Improbable” by Kevin MacLeod (https://incompetech.com Licence: CC BY (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/ Also, check out our friends! Sh*t You Need to Know and Shame Files

43mins

12 Aug 2019

Rank #3

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Intermission: An Apology

Please forgive this tiny interruption! Annie and Jessie will be back next time discussing chapters 31 through 40 of Jane Austen’s Sense & Sensibility! Talk to us! We’d love to hear from you. https://thedailyknightley.com Twitter: https://twitter.com/knightleypod Instagram: https://instagram.com/thedailyknightley Email: thedailyknightley@gmail.com Goodreads: https://www.goodreads.com/group/show/995555-the-daily-knightley

21 Oct 2019

Rank #4

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Sense & Sensibility: Chapters 11-15

Willoughby and Brandon suddenly have to leave, and they can’t say why. (Probably not to run off together, but one can hope.) Jessie read a really good book, and Annie isn’t sure about some of these menfolk. The Telegraph article: https://telegraph.co.uk/culture/books/11063670/Could-Mr-Darcy-afford-a-stately-home-today.html If you want to join in on the conversation, be sure to read chapters 16 through 20 of Jane Austen’s Sense & Sensibility for next time! Talk to us! We’d love to hear from you. https://thedailyknightley.com Twitter: https://twitter.com/knightleypod Instagram: https://instagram.com/thedailyknightley Email: thedailyknightley@gmail.com Goodreads: https://www.goodreads.com/group/show/995555-the-daily-knightley Music from https://filmmusic.io: “Improbable” by Kevin MacLeod (https://incompetech.com Licence: CC BY (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/ Also, check out our friends! Sh*t You Need to Know and Shame Files

59mins

26 Aug 2019

Rank #5

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Sense & Sensibility: Chapters 41-45

We’re almost at the end! Everyone heads to Cleveland, Marianne falls ill, Willoughby just won’t go away, and Brandon is still The Best. How will everything wrap up with so few chapters left?! MENTIONS Louisa May Alcott’s Little Women: https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/1934.Little_Women Caitlin Moran’s How to Be Famous:https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/35068933-how-to-be-famous Rivers Solomon’s The Deep:https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/42201962-the-deep Still Great, Bob?: A Mad Men Podcast:http://stillgreatpod.com/ If you want to join in on the conversation, be sure to read chapters 41 through 45 of Jane Austen’s Sense & Sensibility for next time! Talk to us! We’d love to hear from you. https://thedailyknightley.com Twitter: https://twitter.com/knightleypod Instagram: https://instagram.com/thedailyknightley Email: thedailyknightley@gmail.com Goodreads: https://www.goodreads.com/group/show/995555-the-daily-knightley Music from https://filmmusic.io: “Improbable” by Kevin MacLeod (https://incompetech.com Licence: CC BY (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/

1hr 10mins

11 Nov 2019

Rank #6

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Sense & Sensibility: Chapters 26-30

The Dashwood Sisters head into town, Elinor compartmentalizes, Marianne gets some bad news, and Col. Brandon is unhappy (shocker!) MENTIONS Hamilpop: https://www.instagram.com/hamilpop/ Rainbow Rowell’s Fangirl:https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/16068905-fangirl Rainbow Rowell’s Carry On:https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/32768522-carry-on Rainbow Rowell’s Wayward Son:https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/44017627-wayward-son Caitlin Moran’s How to Build a Girl: https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/20525628-how-to-build-a-girl Caitlin Moran’s How to Be Famous: https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/35068933-how-to-be-famous Buffering the Vampire Slayer: https://www.bufferingthevampireslayer.com/ The Boiler Room: A My So-Called Life Podcast:https://boilerroomcast.com Still Great, Bob?: A Mad Men Podcast:http://stillgreatpod.com/ If you want to join in on the conversation, be sure to read chapters 31 through 35 of Jane Austen’s Sense & Sensibility for next time! Talk to us! We’d love to hear from you. https://thedailyknightley.com Twitter: https://twitter.com/knightleypod Instagram: https://instagram.com/thedailyknightley Email: thedailyknightley@gmail.com Goodreads: https://www.goodreads.com/group/show/995555-the-daily-knightley Music from https://filmmusic.io: “Improbable” by Kevin MacLeod (https://incompetech.com Licence: CC BY (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/

1hr 5mins

7 Oct 2019

Rank #7

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Sense & Sensibility: Chapters 21-25

An unwelcome secret is revealed, and we run the gamut of opinions of the Steeles (aka the Bizarro Dashwood Sisters minus Margaret, whoever she is). Edward needs to get his crap together. Mrs Jennings wants some company to London. Mea Culpa: Someone (coughAnniecough) did something weird with her microphone during recording, so apologies for the sound being kind of weird in parts. BOOKS MENTIONED Caitlin Moran’s How to Build a Girl: https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/20525628-how-to-build-a-girl Caitlin Moran’s How to Be Famous: https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/35068933-how-to-be-famous Marie Benedict’s The Other Einstein: https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/28389305-the-other-einstein PBS’s “Sanditon” premieres in the US January 12: https://www.pbs.org/wgbh/masterpiece/shows/sanditon/ If you want to join in on the conversation, be sure to read chapters 26 through 30 of Jane Austen’s Sense & Sensibility for next time! Talk to us! We’d love to hear from you. https://thedailyknightley.com Twitter: https://twitter.com/knightleypod Instagram: https://instagram.com/thedailyknightley Email: thedailyknightley@gmail.com Goodreads: https://www.goodreads.com/group/show/995555-the-daily-knightley Music from https://filmmusic.io: “Improbable” by Kevin MacLeod (https://incompetech.com Licence: CC BY (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/

53mins

23 Sep 2019

Rank #8

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Pride & Prejudice: Chapters 26 - 30

Here it is, a week late! Insert some joke here about burning the wick at both ends or something because Wickham is gonna Wick. No matter, though, because we’re heading to Rosings, y’all, and finally going to see if the esteemed Lady Catherine de Bourg can live up to her lofty reputation. MENTIONS Bryan Stevenson’s Just Mercy: https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/20342617-just-mercy Robinne Lee’s The Idea of You: https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/31450913-the-idea-of-you Cressida Cowell’s How to Train Your Dragon series: https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/352262.HowtoTrainYourDragon Mhairi McFarlane’s If I Never Met You: https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/51213487-if-i-never-met-you Cathy Park Hong’s Minor Feelings: An Asian American Reckoning:https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/52845775-minor-feelings If you want to join in on the conversation, join us in reading chapters 26 to 30 of Pride and Prejudice Talk to us! We’d love to hear from you. https://thedailyknightley.com Twitter: https://twitter.com/knightleypod Instagram: https://instagram.com/thedailyknightley Email: thedailyknightley@gmail.com Goodreads: https://www.goodreads.com/group/show/995555-the-daily-knightley Music from https://filmmusic.io: “Improbable” by Kevin MacLeod (https://incompetech.com Licence: CC BY (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/

1hr 6mins

6 Apr 2020

Rank #9

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Pride & Prejudice: Chapters 21 - 25

Collins has a rebound, Mrs Bennet is fretting, and Wickham is gonna Wickham. MENTIONS Netflix’s “Love Is Blind":https://www.netflix.com/title/80996601 Celeste Ng’s Little Fires Everywhere:https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/51704136-little-fires-everywhereg Hannah Capin’s Foul Is Fair:https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/42595554-foul-is-fair If you want to join in on the conversation, join us in reading chapters 26 to 30 of Pride and Prejudice Talk to us! We’d love to hear from you. https://thedailyknightley.com Twitter: https://twitter.com/knightleypod Instagram: https://instagram.com/thedailyknightley Email: thedailyknightley@gmail.com Goodreads: https://www.goodreads.com/group/show/995555-the-daily-knightley Music from https://filmmusic.io: “Improbable” by Kevin MacLeod (https://incompetech.com Licence: CC BY (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/

55mins

16 Mar 2020

Rank #10

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BONUS: Emma. (2020)

Autumn de Wilde’s Emma. is out this month, and Annie and Jessie have a lot of feelings about this latest iteration of a classic tale. Possibly too many feelings, mainly about George Knightley, patron saint of the pod. Fair warning, all ye who enter here—here, there be spoilers. MENTIONS Emma. trailer: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qsOwj0PR5Sk How Do You Solve a Problem Like ‘Emma’?:https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/24233708-an-absolutely-remarkable-thing Darcy is done: why Johnny Flynn’s Knightley is our new Austen object of desire: https://www.telegraph.co.uk/films/2020/02/18/darcy-done-johnny-flynns-knightley-new-austen-object-desire/ Clothes call: Johnny Flynn breaks down his Emma costumes and that changing scene:https://ew.com/movies/2020/02/19/emma-johnny-flynn-costumes-changing-scene/ If you want to join in on the conversation, join us in reading chapters 21 to 25 of Pride and Prejudice Talk to us! We’d love to hear from you. https://thedailyknightley.com Twitter: https://twitter.com/knightleypod Instagram: https://instagram.com/thedailyknightley Email: thedailyknightley@gmail.com Goodreads: https://www.goodreads.com/group/show/995555-the-daily-knightley Music from https://filmmusic.io: “Improbable” by Kevin MacLeod (https://incompetech.com Licence: CC BY (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/

49mins

2 Mar 2020

Rank #11

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Pride & Prejudice: Chapters 16-20

Let’s get this party started! Netherfield is having a literal ball, and Collins is a’wooing. Things get real awkward real fast. MENTIONS Taylor Jenkins Reid’s *Daisy Jones and the Six:https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/40597810-daisy-jones-the-six Hank Green’s An Absolutely Remarkable Thing:https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/24233708-an-absolutely-remarkable-thing Charles Yu’s Interior Chinatown:https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/44436221-interior-chinatown If you want to join in on the conversation, join us in reading chapters 21 to 25 of Pride and Prejudice Talk to us! We’d love to hear from you. https://thedailyknightley.com Twitter: https://twitter.com/knightleypod Instagram: https://instagram.com/thedailyknightley Email: thedailyknightley@gmail.com Goodreads: https://www.goodreads.com/group/show/995555-the-daily-knightley Music from https://filmmusic.io: “Improbable” by Kevin MacLeod (https://incompetech.com Licence: CC BY (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/

1hr 21mins

24 Feb 2020

Rank #12

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Pride & Prejudice: Chapters 11-15

Guess who’s coming to dinner? Two new players enter the game, and they’re not going to make this easy. Please welcome Mr Collins and Mr Wickham. Surely they won’t be causing any trouble for Lizzy…. MENTIONS Kiley Reid’s Such a Fun Age:https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/43923951-such-a-fun-age Abigail Hing Wen’s Loveboat, Tapei:https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/23559994-loveboat-taipei Hank Green’s An Absolutely Remkarkable Thin:https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/24233708-an-absolutely-remarkable-thing "Jane Austen’s Most Widely Mocked Character is Also Her Most Subversive" (h/t Leah) If you want to join in on the conversation, join us in reading chapters 21 to 25 of Pride and Prejudice Talk to us! We’d love to hear from you. https://thedailyknightley.com Twitter: https://twitter.com/knightleypod Instagram: https://instagram.com/thedailyknightley Email: thedailyknightley@gmail.com Goodreads: https://www.goodreads.com/group/show/995555-the-daily-knightley Music from https://filmmusic.io: “Improbable” by Kevin MacLeod (https://incompetech.com Licence: CC BY (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/

58mins

10 Feb 2020

Rank #13

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Pride & Prejudice: Chapters 6-10

Shenanigans are afoot, and no one plays this game like Mrs Bennet. We’re heading to Netherfield this week with chapters 5 to 10 in this episode, and the men are in love. MENTIONS Jenny Han’s To All the Boys I Loved Before: https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/15749186-to-all-the-boys-i-ve-loved-before? Jenny Han’s PS I Still Love You:https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/20698530-p-s-i-still-love-you Abigail Hing Wen’s Loveboat, Tapei:https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/23559994-loveboat-taipei BBC Radio’s Magnitsky the Musical:https://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/m000d6yy If you want to join in on the conversation, join us in reading chapters 11 to 16 of Pride and Prejudice Talk to us! We’d love to hear from you. https://thedailyknightley.com Twitter: https://twitter.com/knightleypod Instagram: https://instagram.com/thedailyknightley Email: thedailyknightley@gmail.com Goodreads: https://www.goodreads.com/group/show/995555-the-daily-knightley Music from https://filmmusic.io: “Improbable” by Kevin MacLeod (https://incompetech.com Licence: CC BY (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/

1hr 15mins

27 Jan 2020

Rank #14

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Pride & Prejudice: Chapters 1-5

New Year, new book! The gals are back, and we’re starting 2020 off right with the first five chapters of Pride & Prejudice. Join us as we make our trip to Longbourne and meet the Bennets, the Bingleys and one Darcy. It’s going to be a good time! MENTIONS Katherine McGee’s American Royals: https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/46650277-catch-and-kill Abigail Hing Wen’s Loveboat, Tapei:https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/23559994-loveboat-taipei If you want to join in on the conversation, join us in reading chapters 6 to 10 of Pride and Prejudice Talk to us! We’d love to hear from you. https://thedailyknightley.com Twitter: https://twitter.com/knightleypod Instagram: https://instagram.com/thedailyknightley Email: thedailyknightley@gmail.com Goodreads: https://www.goodreads.com/group/show/995555-the-daily-knightley Music from https://filmmusic.io: “Improbable” by Kevin MacLeod (https://incompetech.com Licence: CC BY (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/

1hr 1min

13 Jan 2020

Rank #15