Book Talk

Premiere DateJun 2, 2012
00:00 Book Talk Intro Kory French
03:21 The Travel Song Pilate
07:06 Gulliver's Travels Jonathan Swift
15:13 Sea Legs The Shins
20:16 A reading from Gulliver's Travels
25:00 The Sea is a Good Place to Think of a Future Los Campesinos!
29:21 The Sun Also Rises Ernest Hemingway
39:02 Winding Road Saint Bernadette
44:27 A reading from On the Road by Jack Kerouac
55:47 On the Road Tom Waits
59:38 Finish

Subject – Travel Week

Books – Gulliver’s Travels, The Sun Also Rises & On the Road

Just about everyone is desirous of some sort of travel. Whether it is a quick one-week vacation while staying local or an extended world journey, travel is in our blood. This week on Book Talk, I take a look at some of the classics in the journeyesque form: Gulliver’s Travels, The Sun Also Rises and On the Road.

Gulliver’s Travels

Sun Also Rises

On The Road


The Shins
June 2 – Livestrong Sporting Park – Kansas City, MO
June 4 – The Pageant – St. Louis, MO
June 5 – LC Outdoor Pavilion – Columbus, OH
June 6 – The Fillmore – Detroit, MI
June 8 – Masonic Auditorium – Cleveland, OH
June 9 – Iroquois Amphitheater – Louisville, KY

Los Campesinos!

Saint Bernadette

Tom Waits

Kory French is the Founder and Principal of Emily Consulting, a consulting company that leads start-up and early-stage companies in everything from concept development to strategic planning to scaling and exit…