Brain Food For A Wednesday Eve http://radiolillooet.ca/s/brain-food-for-a-wednesday-eve/ en-us © 2019 RadioLillooet Select Literature, Insighful Lectures & Fine Drama Michael Hawes Bringing you select books, insightful lectures and fine dramas. Join us on Wed. Evenings at 8:00 pm and enjoy one of the best aspects of radio. Bringing you select books, insightful lectures and fine dramas. Join us on Wed. Evenings at 8:00 pm and enjoy one of the best aspects of radio. RadioLillooet station@radiolillooet.ca Mark Twain - Personal Recollections of Joan of Arc - JOA#12 Michael Hawes Twain based his descriptions of Joan of Arc on his daughter, Susy Clemens, as he remembered her at the age of seventeen. Twain based his descriptions of Joan of Arc on his daughter, Susy Clemens, as he remembered her at the age of seventeen. http://radiolillooet.ca/s/brain-food-for-a-wednesday-eve/posts/1470/ Tue, 14 May 2019 10:42:46 -0700 RadioLillooet Mark Twain - Personal Recollections of Joan of Arc - JOA#11 Michael Hawes May 8, 2019 Twain said, "I like Joan of Arc best of all my books; and it is the best; I know it perfectly well. And besides, it furnished me seven times the pleasure afforded me by any of the others; twelve years of preparation, and two years of writing. The others needed no preparation and got none." May 8, 2019 Twain said, "I like Joan of Arc best of all my books; and it is the best; I know it perfectly well. And besides, it furnished me seven times the pleasure afforded me by any of the others; twelve years of preparation, and two years of writing. The others needed no preparation and got none." http://radiolillooet.ca/s/brain-food-for-a-wednesday-eve/posts/1468/ Thu, 09 May 2019 20:25:02 -0700 RadioLillooet Mark Twain - Personal Recollections of Joan of Arc - JOA#10 Michael Hawes On the 7 July 1456, Joan of Arc was declared innocent and a martyr. In 1909 she was beatified in the famous Notre Dame Cathedral in Paris by Pope Pius X. On the 7 July 1456, Joan of Arc was declared innocent and a martyr. In 1909 she was beatified in the famous Notre Dame Cathedral in Paris by Pope Pius X. http://radiolillooet.ca/s/brain-food-for-a-wednesday-eve/posts/1464/ Wed, 01 May 2019 13:13:09 -0700 RadioLillooet Mark Twain - Personal Recollections of Joan of Arc - JOA#9 Michael Hawes “Freely Translated out of the Ancient French into Modern English from the Original Unpublished Manuscript in the National Archives of France.” “Freely Translated out of the Ancient French into Modern English from the Original Unpublished Manuscript in the National Archives of France.” http://radiolillooet.ca/s/brain-food-for-a-wednesday-eve/posts/1460/ Tue, 23 Apr 2019 19:45:03 -0700 RadioLillooet Mark Twain - Personal Recollections of Joan of Arc - JOA#8 Michael Hawes On the 7 July 1456, Joan of Arc was declared innocent and a martyr. In 1909 she was beatified in the famous Notre Dame Cathedral in Paris by Pope Pius X. On the 7 July 1456, Joan of Arc was declared innocent and a martyr. In 1909 she was beatified in the famous Notre Dame Cathedral in Paris by Pope Pius X. http://radiolillooet.ca/s/brain-food-for-a-wednesday-eve/posts/1458/ Tue, 16 Apr 2019 20:58:43 -0700 RadioLillooet Mark Twain - Personal Recollections of Joan of Arc - JOA#7 Michael Hawes “Freely Translated out of the Ancient French into Modern English from the Original Unpublished Manuscript in the National Archives of France.” “Freely Translated out of the Ancient French into Modern English from the Original Unpublished Manuscript in the National Archives of France.” http://radiolillooet.ca/s/brain-food-for-a-wednesday-eve/posts/1456/ Tue, 09 Apr 2019 11:00:13 -0700 RadioLillooet Mark Twain - Personal Recollections of Joan of Arc - JOA#6 Michael Hawes De Conte is a fictionalized version of Joan of Arc’s page Louis de Contes, and provides narrative unity to the story. He is presented as an individual who was with Joan during the three major phases of her life – as a youth in Domremy, as the commander of Charles’ army on military campaign, and as a defendant at the trial in Rouen. The book is presented as a translation by Alden of de Conte’s memoirs, written in his later years for the benefit of his descendants. De Conte is a fictionalized version of Joan of Arc’s page Louis de Contes, and provides narrative unity to the story. He is presented as an individual who was with Joan during the three major phases of her life – as a youth in Domremy, as the commander of Charles’ army on military campaign, and as a defendant at the trial in Rouen. The book is presented as a translation by Alden of de Conte’s memoirs, written in his later years for the benefit of his descendants. http://radiolillooet.ca/s/brain-food-for-a-wednesday-eve/posts/1454/ Wed, 03 Apr 2019 18:03:42 -0700 RadioLillooet Mark Twain - Personal Recollections of Joan of Arc - JOA#5 Michael Hawes Twain based his descriptions of Joan of Arc on his daughter, Susy Clemens, as he remembered her at the age of seventeen. Twain based his descriptions of Joan of Arc on his daughter, Susy Clemens, as he remembered her at the age of seventeen. http://radiolillooet.ca/s/brain-food-for-a-wednesday-eve/posts/1451/ Wed, 27 Mar 2019 22:14:57 -0700 RadioLillooet Mark Twain - Personal Recollections of Joan of Arc - JOA#4 Michael Hawes For those who’ve always wanted to “get behind” the Joan of Arc story and to better understand just what happened, Twain’s narrative makes the story personal and very accessible. For those who’ve always wanted to “get behind” the Joan of Arc story and to better understand just what happened, Twain’s narrative makes the story personal and very accessible. http://radiolillooet.ca/s/brain-food-for-a-wednesday-eve/posts/1447/ Wed, 20 Mar 2019 15:52:15 -0700 RadioLillooet Mark Twain - Personal Recollections of Joan of Arc - JOA#3 Michael Hawes “Freely Translated out of the Ancient French into Modern English from the Original Unpublished Manuscript in the National Archives of France.” “Freely Translated out of the Ancient French into Modern English from the Original Unpublished Manuscript in the National Archives of France.” http://radiolillooet.ca/s/brain-food-for-a-wednesday-eve/posts/1443/ Wed, 13 Mar 2019 08:44:11 -0700 RadioLillooet