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(This episode is marked as explicit on iTunes because of strong language.)

Season 2 Episodes

Episode image is a detail from the cover of  The Lost Decade and Other Stories  by F. Scott Fitzgerald, published in 1972 by Penguin Books.

Episode image is a detail from the cover of The Lost Decade and Other Stories by F. Scott Fitzgerald, published in 1972 by Penguin Books.

For the 47th Second-Hand Book Factory, Charles Adrian is joined by journalist (among other things) Oscar Rickett. After a rocky start, they talk about a particular kind of American comic writing, a melancholy penguin and Fitzgerald's elegant command of emotion.

You can listen to Fairewell's music here.

Episode released: 28th January, 2014.

Book listing:

What I'd Say To The Martians And Other Veiled Threats by Jack Handy

Death And The Penguin by Andrey Kurkov (trans. George Bird)

The Lost Decade And Other Stories by F Scott Fitzgerald

Links:

Fairewell on Soundcloud

Oscar Rickett on Twitter

Charles Adrian