Podcast 107: Troilus and Cressida: “He-Man Woman-Haters Club” edition


This week’s podcast continues our two month-long discussion of Troilus and Cressida with a discussion of misogyny in the play. Plus, a happier subject: a review of Independent Shakespeare Company’s Romeo and Juliet.


  • 16:08 — should be “condescension” not “condensation”



Due to the length of this podcast, here’s a helpful list of bookmarks…

00:00 – begin podcast
00:25 – podcast open
00:48 – misogyny
06:30 – Cressida
09:20 – Helen
13:40 – more Cressida
24:40 – Romeo and Juliet review
28:50 – podcast close
31:11 – end podcast

Podcast Credits

This podcast was recorded with the built-in microphone on an Acer Chromebook C720, using AudioRecorder from gideon.weissman (webaudiodemos.appspot.com). The interview itself was recorded over a Samsung Galaxy 3 using ACR (Another Call Recorder) software by NLL. It was then edited in Adobe Audition Creative Cloud on a Dell Inspiron 3847 computer.

The bumper music (Loop 90) and the segue music (Morning Show Segue) are courtesy of Royalty Free Music.com, which offers a comprehensive music library of production music for your various royalty free music needs including full albums, tracks and free music clips, loops, and beats available for download.

Sound Clip

Our Gang; “He-Man Woman-Haters Club” (1937) via YouTube (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wBIC8JTQMMQ)


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