The History of Literature

By Jacke Wilson / The Podglomerate

What's The History of Literature about?

Literature enthusiast Jacke Wilson journeys through the history of literature, from ancient epics to contemporary classics. (Episodes are not in chronological order and you don't need to start at the beginning - feel free to jump in wherever you like!) Find out more at and Support the show by visiting or Contact the show at [email protected]

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446 Percy Bysshe Shelley - ...


Jacke takes a look at the early years of Percy Bysshe Shelley, from his idyllic childhood, to his rebellious student years, to his experiments in free love, radical politics, and Wordsworthian poetry. Works discussed include "Queen Mab," "Hymn to Intellectual ...

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