May 14 • 1HR 0M

Tess of the D'Urbervilles: Chapters 16-24 (aka Phase the Third)

Open in playerListen on);
Episode details

“Phase the Third” of Tess of the D’Urbervilles is called “The Rally” so on this week’s conversation David, Heidi, and Karen discuss why Hardy called it that and what he might be saying about Tess as a character. Plus, discussion touches on what we’re supposed to think about Angel Clare, his budding romance with Tess, and his overly idealistic perception of her.