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Rough Draught

17
May 2022

Zami: A New Spelling of My Name

Kirsty & Carissa dive into Audre Lorde's biomythography to discuss heritage, relationships, and self-discovery.

 

Topic: Zami: A New Spelling of My Name by Audre Lorde

Theme: "Make It Ours" by Evermore

13
May 2022

Telegraph Avenue

Kirsty & Carissa take a trip to Oakland to talk community, music, interpersonal drama, and redemption.

 

Topic: Telegraph Avenue by Michael Chabon

Theme: "Make It Ours" by Evermore

3
May 2022

The Truman Show (1998)

Now we're really hitting the classics. Kirsty & Carissa enter the moon dome to discuss perceived reality, trust, self, and, of course, capitalism.

 

Topic: The Truman Show (dir. Peter Weir)

Theme: "Make It Ours" by Evermore

12
Apr 2022

Jojo’s Bizarre Adventure

Kirsty & Carissa enter an eternal battle between good and evil that begins in 19th century England. Jonathan Joestar meets Dio Brando! Tensions are high! There may be vampires involved! Words alone simply cannot communicate what is happening here!

 

Topic: Jojo's Bizarre Adventure Part 1: Phantom Blood by Hirohiko Araki

Theme: "Make It Ours" by Evermore

1
Apr 2022

What have you done to our ears to make us hear echoes?

Kirsty & Carissa dig into poetry that draws from several sources, including AI and various folklore.

 

Topic: What have you done to our ears to make us hear echoes? by Arlene Kim

Theme: "Make It Ours" by Evermore

29
Mar 2022

8 Mile (2002)

Kirsty & Carissa snap back to reality (ope!) to discuss Eminem, friendship, confidence, and deeply satisfying rap battles.

 

Topic: 8 Mile (dir. Curtis Hanson)

Theme: "Make It Ours" by Evermore

21
Feb 2022

Dune!

Kirsty & Carissa travel to Arrakis for a political-action-thriller that may or may not now be a major motion picture.

 

Topic: Dune by Frank Herbert

Theme: "Make It Ours" by Evermore

2
Feb 2022

2021 in Review

We made it through another one. Carissa & Kirsty reflect on the good, the bad, and the weird shit they read in 2021. All hail Luigi.

 

Theme: "Make It Ours" by Evermore

2
Feb 2022

Die Hard (1988)

Kirsty & Carissa celebrate the season with a classic holiday film that is strategic, psychotic, and just plain fun. 

 

Topic: Die Hard (1988, dir. John McTiernan)

Theme: "Make It Ours" by Evermore

14
Jan 2022

Trail of Lightning

Kirsty & Carissa enter a quasi-apocalyptic future full of magic, tricksters, dreamboats, and makeover montages.

 

Topic: Trail of Lightning by Rebecca Roanhorse

Theme: "Make It Ours" by Evermore

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