The Handmaid’s Tale

Join Dan and Jeff as they tackle Margaret Atwood’s time-bending, highly relevant dystopian masterpiece, The Handmaid’s Tale. There’s so little overlap in their analyses, it’s hard to believe they read the same book.

Show Notes & Links

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Corrections & Retractions:
  • Yes, Jeff is aware that he did a Yoda impression when Dan mentioned Obi-Wan. It’s only because Gene Hackman played Yoda, and we all know how much Jeff loves Gene Hackman.
  • What else did we screw up? Let us know in the comments, but be sure to blame Dan.
Coming Next: The American President, written by Aaron Sorkin and directed by Rob Reiner

The American President


Jeff Garvin is an author, musician, and actor. His debut novel, Symptoms of Being Human, is an ALA Best Fiction for Young Adults Selection, a Lambda Literary Award Finalist, and garnered starred reviews from Booklist and Publishers Weekly. Before becoming a novelist, Jeff acted on TV and toured as the lead singer of a rock band. He has a BFA in Film from Chapman University and lives in Southern California.

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