Host Dennis Leap discusses Jules Verne’s bio. He is considered the “father” of the science fiction adventure genre. Also discussed is the scientific importance of 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea.
Host Dennis Leap, Deryle Hope, Jack Wood and George Haddad discuss Great Expectations main male characters: Pip, Mr. Joe, John Wemmick and Herbert Pocket.
Host Dennis Leap, Deryle Hope, Jack Wood and George Haddad discuss the overview of Great Expectations: manual for growing into manhood, statement on ingratitude, grappling with the positives and negatives of life, the pitfalls of emotion.
Host Dennis Leap, Deryle Hope, Deborah Leap and guest Sarah Evans discuss Great Expectations's main female characters: Mrs. Joe, Biddy, Estella, Miss Havisham and Mrs. Belinda Pocket.
Host Dennis Leap, Deryle Hope, Deborah Leap and guest Sarah Evans discuss Great Expectations themes: moral instruction, social commentary, attaining contentment and human nature.
Host Dennis Leap discusses important highlights from Charles Dickens’s life and the unique manner in which he wrote Great Expectations.
Host Dennis Leap and guests Deryle Hope, John Wood and George Haddad discuss the importance of British literature and Austen’s view of education, personal development, social protocol, human nature, feelings and emotion vs. clear thinking.
Host Dennis Leap with quests Deborah Leap, Sarah Evans, and Elizabeth Clarke discuss the characters: Elizabeth and Mr. Darcy, Jane and Mr. Bingley, the Bennets and others.
Host Dennis Leap with guests Deborah Leap, Sarah Evans and Elizabeth Clarke discuss themes of family, dating and courting, and moral character as seen through the eyes of author Jane Austen.