Monthly Archives: September 2013

Narnia Cast Ep. 4: The Silver Chair (guest: Dr. David Downing)

NarniaCast SCHere’s the fourth episode of NarniaCast, a mini-series looking at the world of Narnia created by C.S. Lewis.
(PLAY button is below Show Notes, or click image on right to listen)

We’re doing just one show for each Narnia book. Co-hosts for the shows are William O’Flaherty, Paul Martin and Dr. Crystal Hurd. 

Dr. David Downing discusses The Silver Chair in this forth episode. Feel free to leave questions or comments below. Next week Dr. Charlie Starr will help explore The Horse and His Boy.

Each show is divided into the following segments:

  1. The Story Behind the Story
  2. Short Summary of the Book
  3. Favorite Characters Discussion
  4. Unique Aspects of this Story
  5. General Discussion (a variety of questions related to the book)

SHOW NOTES/LINKS:

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Chance to WIN Narnia-related Books by Will Vaus (Enter by 9/26)

Get a chance to win a copy of a Narnia-related book by Will Vaus, who is the special guest on the latest NarniaCast about The Voyage of the ‘Dawn Treader.’

 Winged Lion Press has provided two copies of The Hidden Story of Narnia and one copy of Speaking of Jack: A C.S. Lewis Discussion Guide for giveaway (listen to the current podcast to learn the books).

SpeakingJack-Narnia2Please note this contest is ONLY open to those living in the U.S. (sorry, but it’s the publisher who mails the prize and they set the limits). See complete rules below.

ALL YOU HAVE TO DO TO ENTER is simply leave a comment below about ANY fact about NARNIA that you know, or can find. Only enter ONCE.

Deadline to enter is Thursday, September 26th at 6 p.m. Eastern.

THREE random individuals from those who enter will be the winners! It will also be random as to which book you win. You will be notified by email, so leave an address you check frequently (it will be from lewisminute (at) gmail.com).

****COMPLETE RULES/DETAILS****

  • Only those living in the U.S. are eligible to win.
  • Prizes are promised by the publisher and are agreed to be given by them…so they determine how far they will mail a prize.
  • If you are one of the random winners you must reply within 48 hours of notification or another person will be selected (email will come from info (at) Essentialcslewis.com
  • Entries are assigned a number and a random number generator is used to pick the winners.

Narnia Cast: Ep.3 The Voyage of the Dawn Treader (guest: Will Vaus)

NarniaCast VDTWelcome to the third  episode of NarniaCast, a brand new mini-series looking at the world of Narnia created by C.S. Lewis.
(PLAY button is below Show Notes, or click image on right to listen)

In case you didn’t know we’re doing just one show for each Narnia book. Co-hosts for the shows are William O’Flaherty, Paul Martin and Dr. Crystal Hurd. 

Will Vaus discusses The Voyage of the ‘Dawn Treader’ in this third episode. Feel free to leave questions or comments below. Next week Dr. David Downing will tackle The Silver Chair.

Each show is divided into the following segments:

  1. The Story Behind the Story
  2. Short Summary of the Book
  3. Favorite Characters Discussion
  4. Unique Aspects of this Story
  5. General Discussion (a variety of questions related to the book)

SHOW NOTES/LINKS:

CLICK PlaybuttonBELOW TO LISTEN

Narnia Cast: Ep.2 – Prince Caspian (guest: Dr. Devin Brown)

NarniaCast PCHere’s the second  episode of NarniaCast, a brand new mini-series looking at the world of Narnia created by C.S. Lewis.
(PLAY button is below Show Notes, or click image on right to listen)

As previously noted, we are doing one show for each Narnia book. Co-hosts for the shows are William O’Flaherty, Paul Martin and Dr. Crystal Hurd. 

Dr. Devin Brown discusses Prince Caspian in this second episode. Feel free to leave questions or comments below. Next week Will Vaus will tackle The Voyage of the ‘Dawn Treader’.

Each show is divided into the following segments:

  1. The Story Behind the Story
  2. Short Summary of the Book
  3. Favorite Characters Discussion
  4. Unique Aspects of this Story
  5. General Discussion (a variety of questions related to the book)

SHOW NOTES/LINKS:

CLICK PlaybuttonBELOW TO LISTEN

NarniaCast: Ep. 1 – The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe (guest: Dr. Bruce Edwards)

NarniaCast LWWWelcome to the first episode of NarniaCast, a brand new mini-series looking at the world of Narnia created by C.S. Lewis.
(PLAY button is below Show Notes, or click image on left to listen)

There will be one show for each Narnia book. Co-hosts for the shows are William O’Flaherty, Paul Martin and Dr. Crystal Hurd. A different special guest will join them for the podcast.

Dr. Bruce Edwards discusses The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe in this premiere episode. Feel free to leave questions or comments below. Next week Dr. Devin Brown will tackle Prince Caspian.

Each show is basically divided into the following segments:

  1. The Story Behind the Story
  2. Short Summary of the Book
  3. Favorite Characters Discussion
  4. Unique Aspects of this Story 
  5. General Discussion (a variety of questions related to the book)

SHOW NOTES/LINKS:

Podcast Series Starting Monday, September 9th!

A special podcast series will begin this coming Monday, September 9th. That’s when the entire first program will be released. Until then, here’s some general details and a preview below to give you a taste of it.

The preview below is about 15 minutes and gives you a “taste” of what each of the upcoming seven shows will be like. You can listen to it  or download it to your computer or mobile device. 

There will be one show for each Narnia book. Co-hosts for the shows are William O’Flaherty, Paul Martin and Dr. Crystal Hurd. A different special guest will join them for the podcast. Dr. Bruce Edwards will discuss The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe and Dr. Devin Brown will be the guest for Prince Caspian.

Listen or Download Special Preview Podcast
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