Episode 92: Spring Book Break

5/12/17 - We pause on a week of WTF political news, seeking refuge in the printed word. We discuss Madame President: The Extraordinary Journey of Ellen Johnson Sirleaf by Helene Cooper; Isadora by Amelia Gray; Grace and the Fever by Zan Romanoff; and Startup: A Novel by Doree Shafrir.

MUSIC LIST

Our theme song is Call Your Girlfriend by Robyn. 

Original music composed and performed by Carolyn Pennypacker Riggs.

READING LIST

Madame President: The Extraordinary Journey of Ellen Johnson Sirleaf by Helene Cooper
Isadora by Amelia Gray
Grace and the Fever by Zan Romanoff
Startup: A Novel by Doree Shafrir

Bonus picks:

Ann:
This is Just My Face: Try Not to Stare by Gabourey Sidibe
Hunger by Roxane Gay
After Kathy Acker by Chris Kraus

Amina
The Power of Onlyness by Nilofer Merchant
We Are Never Meeting in Real Life.: Essays by Samantha Irby
Salt, Fat, Acid, Heat: Mastering the Elements of Good Cooking by Samin Nosrat

Tag your spring reads #cygbooks

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