Episode 57: Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close

It’s the fifty-seventh episode of Required Reading With Tom and Stella! This podcast, which is hosted by Tom Panarese (Pop Culture Affidavit, In Country) and Stella (Batgirl to Oracle: A Barbara Gordon Podcast, The Batman Universe) is two teachers talking about literature. Each episode, we will be taking a look at a single work, analyzing it, criticizing it and deciding if it’s required reading.

This time around were taking a look at Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close by Jonathan Safran Foer.

You can listen here:

Required Reading Apple Podcasts Page

Required Reading Podcast Page at Two True Freaks

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Some extras for you:

“The Falling Man” — Wikipedia page about the famous photograph

Tom Junod’s article from Esquire about the Falling Man photograph (courtesy of the Internet Archive)

The trailer for the film starring Tom Hanks and Sandra Bullock:

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