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Edgar Rice Burroughs® Podcast

Edgar Rice Burroughs® Podcast

By Timothy DeForest
Discussions of the works of the greatest storyteller of the 20th Century. Hosted by Jess Terrell, Scott Stewart and Tim DeForest

Trademarks including Edgar Rice Burroughs®, Edgar Rice Burroughs Universe™, Tarzan®, Tarzan of the Apes®, John Carter®, John Carter of Mars®, Dejah Thoris®, Barsoom®, Pellucidar®, Carson of Venus®, and The Land That Time Forgot® owned by Edgar Rice Burroughs, Inc. and used by permission (for a more complete list of trademarks, visit www.erburroughs.com). This permission does not constitute or imply any further ownership or any endorsement by Edgar Rice Burroughs, In
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Mini-Podcast #61: The Lost World, Chapter 13-16

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Special: What I Read This Month--June 2022
Capsule reviews of books read by Tim DeForest in the month of June, 2022. Book List: Four Came Home, by Carroll V. Glines Brazen Chariots, by Robert Crisp An Experiment of Criticism, by C.S. Lewis Terrible Tuesday, by Don Pendleton Wednesday's Wrath, by Don Pendleton Living Memory, by Christopher L. Bennett Max Smart and the Perilous Pellets, by WIlliam Johnston Ironside, by Jim Thompson McCoy, by Sam Stewart The Terrorizers, by Donald Hamilton Death Waits at Yellowstone, by Brody Weatherford The Restless Guns, by WIlliam Colt MacDonald The Avenger, vol. 5, by Kenneth Robeson The Great Locomotive Chase, by MacLennan Roberts Isaac's Universe, vol. 1, ed. by Martin Greenberg Han Solo's Revenge, by Brian Daley Marvel Masterworks: Marvel Team-Up, Volumes 4 & 5
29:60
June 29, 2022
Special Episode: Interview with Tom Simmons
Jess interviews Tom Simmons, who wrote the web comic adaptation of I am a Barbarian. This excellent adaptation has just been released as a graphic novel and can be bought at cedarrunpublications.com email us at edgarsmailbag@gmail.com https://erbpodcast.blogspot.com/
21:58
June 14, 2022
Episode #27: I Am A Barbarian
Scott, Jess and Tim take a look at Burroughs' novel I am a Barbarian. Written in 1941, it wasn't published until 1967. Jess also reports on the 2022 Dum Dum that took place in San Antonio, TX. We also have our first trivia question contest. Listen to win a copy of the new authorized edition of Tarzan at the Earth's Core.  email us at edgarsmailbag@gmail.com.  please visit our store at: https://www.cafepress.com/erbpodcast Link to purchasing the collected comic strip adaptation of I am a Barbarian: https://cedarrunpublications.com/ https://erbpodcast.blogspot.com/
01:15:52
June 13, 2022
Mini-Podcast #65: Journey to the Center of the Earth, part 3
We conclude our examination of Jules Verne's 1864 novel. https://erbpodcast.blogspot.com/ email us at edgarsmailbag@gmail.com Please visit our store at: https://www.cafepress.com/erbpodcast
09:41
May 01, 2022
Mini-Podcast #64: Journey to the Center of the Earth, Part 2
Part 2 of our look at Jules Verne's 1864 novel Journey to the Center of the Earth. https://erbpodcast.blogspot.com/ Please email us at edgarsmailbag@gmail.com https://www.cafepress.com/erbpodcast
10:46
April 11, 2022
Mini-Podcast #63: Journey to the Center of the Earth, Part 1
We begin a four-part look at the Jules Verne novel Journey to the Center of the Earth, first published in 1864 and a precurser to Burroughs' Pellucidar novels.  https://erbpodcast.blogspot.com/ email us at edgarsmailbag@gmail.com Please visit our store at: https://www.cafepress.com/erbpodcast
12:09
April 02, 2022
San Antonio 2022 Dum Dum promotion.
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02:26
March 23, 2022
Episode #26: The Beasts of Tarzan Part 3
Scott, Jess and Tim finish up their discussion of The Beasts of Tarzan, covering chapters 13 through 21. https://erbpodcast.blogspot.com/ email us at edgarsmailbag@gmail.com Visit our store at: https://www.cafepress.com/erbpodcast
01:27:43
March 02, 2022
Episode #25: The Beasts of Tarzan, Part 2
Jess, Scott and Tim continue their discussion of The Beasts of Tarzan. In this episode, we cover chapters 6 through 12. https://erbpodcast.blogspot.com/ email us at edgarsmailbag@gmail.com Please visit our store at: https://www.cafepress.com/erbpodcast
01:15:16
February 22, 2022
Episode #24: The Beasts of Tarzan, Part 1
Tim, Scott and Jess discuss the first five chapters of 1914's The Beasts of Tarzan.  https://erbpodcast.blogspot.com/ email us at: edgarsmailbag@gmail.com Please visit our store at: https://www.cafepress.com/erbpodcast
01:35:11
February 07, 2022
BLAST FROM THE PAST: Episode #13 The Monster Men
A re-run of our 2020 episode about the 1913 novel The Monster Men.
01:58:35
January 04, 2022
BLAST FROM THE PAST: Episode #9: The Mastermind of Mars
A re-run of our 2019 episode discussing the novel The Mastermind of Mars
01:26:13
December 26, 2021
Mini-Podcast #62: Roads (1938), by Seabury Quinn
Did you know Santa Claus was originally a butt-kickin' Northman who served as a mercenary in the Roman Empire 2000 years ago? In this episode, we analyze "Roads," a novella by Seabury Quinn published in Weird Tales Magazine.  Here's a link to the January 1938 issue of Weird Tales: https://archive.org/details/Weird_Tales_v31n01_1938-01_sas/mode/2up email us at: edgarsmailbag@gmail.com Please visit our store at: https://www.cafepress.com/erbpodcast
26:11
December 12, 2021
A LION ROAR FROM THE PAST: Rerun of Episode #15--"Tarzan and the Golden Lion"
While we break from regular episodes for the holidays, here's a re-run of our discussion of the 1923 novel. Please email us at edgarsmailbag@gmail.com Please visit our store at: https://www.cafepress.com/erbpodcast
01:56:59
December 03, 2021
Mini-Podcast #61: The Lost World, Chapter 13-16
We finish up our analysis of Arthur Conan Doyle's 1912 novel. https://erbpodcast.blogspot.com/ Please visit our store at: https://www.cafepress.com/erbpodcast email us at edgarsmailbag@gmail.com
28:55
November 17, 2021
Mini-Podcast #60: The Lost World, Chapters 9 - 12
We discuss the next four chapters of The Lost World. The story goes into hyperdrive with death, betrayal, dinosaurs, and discoveries.  https://erbpodcast.blogspot.com/ Please visit our store at: https://www.cafepress.com/erbpodcast email us at edgarsmailbag@gmail.com
23:15
November 04, 2021
Special Episode: A Star for ERB with Scott Tracy Griffin
Tracy talks about his work to have Edgar Rice Burroughs awarded a star on the Palm Springs Walk of the Stars. ERB has indeed been honored with a star. The next step is raising $15,000, which includes manufacturing, installing and maintaining the star, as well as the dedication ceremony and publicity. It's a chance for ERB fans to be a part of honoring the legacy of the greatest storyteller of the 20th Century. The GoFundMe page can be found here: https://gofund.me/a8781917 You can find Tracy's books HERE You can email us at: edgarsmailbag@gmail.com
25:05
October 29, 2021
Mini-Pocast #59: The Lost World, Chapters 5 - 8
A discussion of Chapters 5 through 8 of The Lost World, by Arthur Conan Doyle.  We meet the remaining two main characters and travel to the jungles of the Amazon.  https://erbpodcast.blogspot.com/   https://www.cafepress.com/erbpodcast   email us at edgarsmailbag@gmail.com
16:56
October 22, 2021
Mini-Podcast #58: The Lost World, by Arthur Conan Doyle, Chapters 1-4
An analysis of the first four chapters of The Lost World, written in 1912 by Arthur Conan Doyle.   My apologies for a few audio glitches in this one. I hope to have that fixed by the next episode.   https://erbpodcast.blogspot.com/  email us at edgarsmailbag@gmail.com      Please visit our store at: https://erbpodcast.blogspot.com/
22:40
October 11, 2021
Mini-Podcast: Special Announcement
What's next for our mini-podcasts? Listen to this special announcement to find out. email us at edgarsmailbag@gmail.com
02:46
October 04, 2021
Episode #23: The Eternal Savage Part 2
Jess, Scott and Tim discuss the second half of The Eternal Savage, first published in 1915. This half recounts a prehistoric adventure that may or may not turn the first half of the story into a dream. https://erbpodcast.blogspot.com/ Please visit our store at: https://www.cafepress.com/erbpodcast email us at edgarsmailbag@gmail.com
01:45:46
September 28, 2021
Episode #22: The Eternal Savage, Part 1
Jess, Scott and Tim analyze the first part of "The Eternal Savage," first published in All-Story Magazine on March 7, 1914. https://erbpodcast.blogspot.com/ email us at edgarsmailbag@gmail.com Please visit our store at: https://www.cafepress.com/erbpodcast The Eternal Savage web comic can be found here: https://www.edgarriceburroughs.com/comics/?fbclid=IwAR2SxBGC_BAgJaXJC10HZICeqFgd2ax-n1HddRFiR8pNzXtcTUTQfmICOt4
01:38:58
September 20, 2021
Mini Podcast #57: A Princess of Mars Chapters 27 & 28
We bring our analysis of A Princess of Mars to an end with a discussion of the last two chapters. email us at edgarsmailbag@gmail.com Please visit our store at: https://www.cafepress.com/erbpodcast
05:13
September 12, 2021
Mini-Podcast #56: A Princess of Mars, Chapters 25 & 26
An analysis of two chapters from A Princess of Mars. Huge battles rage as the story comes to an end and Burroughs (perhaps unintentionally) invites debate on the morality of the overall situation.  https://erbpodcast.blogspot.com/ Please visit our store at: https://www.cafepress.com/erbpodcast Email us at: edgarsmailbag@gmail.com
08:50
September 05, 2021
Mini-Podcast #55: A Princess of Mars, Chapters 23 & 24
An analysis of chapters 23 & 24 of A Princess of Mars, in which John Carter forms an unlikely alliance and forms an equally unlikely army. https://erbpodcast.blogspot.com/ Please visit our store at: https://www.cafepress.com/erbpodcast email us at edgarsmailbag@gmail.com
05:09
August 29, 2021
Mini-Podcast #54: A Princess of Mars, Chapter 22
An analysis of the 22nd Chapter of the novel, in which John Carter finds Dejah Thoris, but his cover in Zodanga is blown AND she's become engaged to someone else! https://erbpodcast.blogspot.com/ Please visit our store at: https://www.cafepress.com/erbpodcast email us at edgarsmailbag@gmail.com
06:23
August 21, 2021
Mini Podcast #53: A Princess of Mars, Chapter 21
We analysis Chapter 21 of "A Princess of Mars," in which John Carter goes undercover in an enemy city.  https://erbpodcast.blogspot.com/ Please visit our store at: https://www.cafepress.com/erbpodcast email us at edgarsmailbag@gmail.com
04:46
August 15, 2021
Mini-Podcast #52: A Princess of Mars, Chapter 20
A review of Chapter 20 of A Princess of Mars, in which John Carter learns something that will one day save the planet. https://erbpodcast.blogspot.com/ Please visit our store at: https://www.cafepress.com/erbpodcast email us at edgarsmailbag@gmail.com
04:52
August 08, 2021
Mini Podcast #51: A Princess of Mars, Chapters 18 & 19
An analysis of Chapters 18 & 19 of "A Princess of Mars," in which John Carter does time as a gladiator in a Martian arena. https://erbpodcast.blogspot.com/ Please visit our store at: https://www.cafepress.com/erbpodcast email us at edgarsmailbag.gmail.com
04:59
July 31, 2021
Mini-Podcast #50: A Princess of Mars, Chapter 17
An analysis of Chapter 17 of the novel "A Princess of Mars," in which John Carter escapes from one group of Green Martians only to get captured by another group of Green Martians.  https://erbpodcast.blogspot.com/ Please visit our store at: https://www.cafepress.com/erbpodcast email us at edgarsmailbag@gmail.com
04:59
July 21, 2021
Episode #21: Interview with Al Bohl
Jess, Scott and Tim have an enormously entertaining conversation with Al Bohl, writer and director of the 2012 documentary "Tarzan: Lord of the Louisiana Jungle." This superb and informative film is about the making of the first Tarzan movie in 1918. For more information about the documentary, visit Al's website: https://tarzanlordlajungle.com/ Alison Bohl DeHart's website: https://www.makemade.com/ Rent/buy the documentary on Amazon HERE email us at: edgarsmailbag@gmail.com Please visit our store at: https://www.cafepress.com/erbpodcast https://erbpodcast.blogspot.com/
01:06:23
July 13, 2021
Mini-Podcast #49: A Princess of Mars Chapter 16
John Carter, Dejah Thoris and Sola meticulously plan an escape in which nothing can possibly go wrong. Naturally, something goes wrong. https://erbpodcast.blogspot.com/ email us at edgarsmailbag@gmail.com Please visit our store at: https://www.cafepress.com/erbpodcast
04:58
July 06, 2021
Episode #20: The Filmation Animated Series
Jess, Scott and Tim provide commentary on two episodes of the Filmation Tarzan cartoon from the late 1970s: "Tarzan and the Golden Lion" "Tarzan at the Earth's Core" The idea is to listen to our commentary while watching these episodes with the sound turned down and the subtitles on. The series is available on DVD and via Amazon Prime. visit our store at: https://www.cafepress.com/erbpodcast email us at: edgarsmailbag@gmail.com
01:25:08
June 25, 2021
Mini Podcast #48--A Princess of Mars Chapter 15
A look at Chapter 15 of A Princess of Mars, in which we learn some interesting things about the Green Martian woman Sola. https://erbpodcast.blogspot.com/ email us at: edgarsmailbag@gmail.com Visit our store at: https://www.cafepress.com/erbpodcast
05:12
June 15, 2021
Mini-Podcast #47: A Princess of Mars Chapter 14
A look at Chapter 14 of the 1912 novel, in which John Carter fights a duel to the death with the odds rigged against him. https://erbpodcast.blogspot.com/ Visit our store at: https://www.cafepress.com/erbpodcast email us at edgarsmailbag@gmail.edu
04:44
June 01, 2021
Mini-Podcast #46: A Princess of Mars Chapter 13
A discussion of Chapter 13 of the 1912 novel A Princess of Mars, in which John Carter demonstrates the practical value of showing kindness and compassion. https://erbpodcast.blogspot.com/ Please visit our store at: https://www.cafepress.com/erbpodcast email us at: edgarsmailbag@gmail.com
04:52
May 24, 2021
Mini-Podcast #45: A Princess of Mars Chapters 11 & 12
A analysis of Chapters 11 & 12 of the 1912 novel, in which John Carter gets to know Dejah Thoris and becomes a "prisoner with power." email us at edgarsmailbag@gmail.com https://erbpodcast.blogspot.com/ https://www.cafepress.com/erbpodcast
04:33
May 15, 2021
Episode #19--The Mad King, Part 2
Tim, Scott and Jess finish their discussion of the 1914/15 novel "The Mad King." email us at: edgarsmailbag@gmail.com Visit our store at: https://www.cafepress.com/erbpodcast
01:37:39
May 10, 2021
Episode #18--The Mad King, Part 1
Tim, Scott and Jess discuss ERB's 1914/15 novel about treachery, loyalty, war, escapes, full-scale battles and mistaken identity.    Our Podcast store: https://www.cafepress.com/erbpodcast  email us at edgarsmailbag@gmail.com
01:36:28
May 03, 2021
Mini-Podcast #44: A Princess of Mars, Chapters 9 & 10
An analysis of Chapters 9 and 10 of "A Princess of Mars," in which John Carter begins to move up the Barsoomian social ladder and several characters give absolutely epic speeches.  Please visit our store at https://www.cafepress.com/erbpodcast Email any questions or comments to edgarsmailbag@gmail.com
05:35
April 24, 2021
Mini-Podcast #43--A Princess of Mars Chapter 8 "A Fair Captive from the Sky"
A discussion of Chapter 8 of "A Princess of Mars," in which John Carter first catches a glimpse of the most beautiful woman on two worlds. https://erbpodcast.blogspot.com/ https://www.cafepress.com/erbpodcast
03:21
April 17, 2021
Mini-Podcast #42: A Princess of Mars, Chapter 7 "Child-Rearing on Mars"
An analysis of Chapter 7 of the 1912 novel "A Princess of Mars, in which Burroughs does some important world-building. https://erbpodcast.blogspot.com/ https://www.cafepress.com/erbpodcast
04:22
April 10, 2021
Mini-Podcast #41: A Princess of Mars, Chapter 6: A Fight That Won Friends
Commentary on Chapter 6 of A Princess of Mars, in which the judicious application of violence (and a display of loyalty) wins John Carter his first friends on the planet of Mars. https://erbpodcast.blogspot.com/ https://www.cafepress.com/erbpodcast
04:33
April 03, 2021
Mini-Podcast #40: A Princess of Mars, Chapter 5--"I Elude My Watchdog"
A look at Chapter 5 of A Princess of Mars, in which John Carter goes exploring and--not surprsingly--finds himself in mortal danger.  https://erbpodcast.blogspot.com/ https://www.cafepress.com/erbpodcast
03:09
March 26, 2021
Mini-Podcast #39--A Princess of Mars Chapter 4--"A Prisoner"
Comments on Chapter 4 of A Princess of Mars, in which Burroughs begins his world-building in earnest. https://erbpodcast.blogspot.com/ PLEASE VISIT OUR PODCAST STORE: https://www.cafepress.com/erbpodcast
03:47
March 21, 2021
Mini Episode #38: A Princess of Mars, Chapter 3: "My Advent on Mars"
An analysis of the third chapter of the first John Carter novel, in which the Earthman arrives on Mars for the first time. Please visit our podcast store at https://www.cafepress.com/erbpodcast https://erbpodcast.blogspot.com/
06:28
March 13, 2021
Mini-Podcast #37--A Princess of Mars, Chapters 1 & 2
With today's mini-podcast, we begin a chapter-by-chapter analysis of ERB's very first novel. https://erbpodcast.blogspot.com/ Visit our ERB Podcast store: https://www.cafepress.com/erbpodcast
10:44
March 04, 2021
Episode #17--Tarzan: The Battle for Pellucidar Part 2
Tim, Jess and Scott finish their discussion of Tarzan: The Battle for Pellucidar, the 2020 novel written by Win Scott Eckert. https://erbpodcast.blogspot.com/
01:22:01
February 27, 2021
Podcast #16: Tarzan: The Battle for Pellucidar, Part 1
Jess, Scott and Tim discuss the 2019 novel Tarzan: The Battle for Pellucidar, by Win Scott Eckert. This novel is part of the New ERB Universe. We intended to cover the book in one episode, but there was a lot to talk about. So this is Part 1, with Part 2 posting in about a week.  https://erbpodcast.blogspot.com/
01:27:54
February 22, 2021
Mini-Podcast #36--Tarzan of the Apes Chapter 28--"Conclusion"
The final chapter of the 1912 novel "Tarzan of the Apes" brings us the threat of vigilante murder and a pair of marriage proposals. https://erbpodcast.blogspot.com/
05:09
January 31, 2021
Mini-Podcast #35: Tarzan of the Apes Chapter 27: "The Giant Again"
In an analysis of the penultimate chapter of Tarzan of the Apes, we see Tarzan arrive in America only to find that Jane STILL needs to be rescued from something. https://erbpodcast.blogspot.com/
05:01
January 24, 2021
SPECIAL EPISODE: Tim interviews first-time readers of "The Land That Time Forgot"
Tim DeForest interviews his nephew Josiah DeForest and artist Ben Alvarez (who designed and drew our website banner) about "The Land That Time Forget," both of whom have read it for the first time. Ben's Deviant Art page can be found here: bena3.deviantart.com https://erbpodcast.blogspot.com/
55:31
January 19, 2021
Mini Podcast #34--Tarzan of the Apes--Chapter 26--"The Height of Civilization"
A look at Chapter 26 of Tarzan of the Apes, in which Tarzan reaches civilization and, after a stop in Paris, heads to America to find Jane. https://erbpodcast.blogspot.com/
06:42
January 17, 2021
Mini Podcast #33--Tarzan of the Apes--Chapter 25--"The Outpost of the World"
A look at Chapter 25 of Tarzan of the Apes, in which the Ape Man decides to leave the jungle and seek out civilization. https://erbpodcast.blogspot.com/
05:57
January 12, 2021
Mini Podcast #32--Tarzan of the Apes--Chapter 24--"Lost Treasure"
A look at the 24th Chapter of Tarzan of the Apes, in which Professor Porter, Jane and the other castaways leave Africa, but only after losing a treasure. https://erbpodcast.blogspot.com/
03:12
January 03, 2021
Mini Podcast #31--Tarzan of the Apes--Chapter 23--"Brother Men"
A look at Chapter 23 of the 1912 novel Tarzan of the Apes, in which Tarzan learns to speak French and English. https://erbpodcast.blogspot.com/
04:52
December 27, 2020
Mini Podcast #30--Tarzan of the Apes--Chapter 22--"The Search Party"
A look at Chapter 22 of the 1912 novel Tarzan of the Apes, in which the French fight a battle and Cecil Clayton puts his foot in his mouth. https://erbpodcast.blogspot.com/
05:49
December 24, 2020
Mini Podcast #29--Tarzan of the Apes--Chapter 21--"The Village of Torture"
A look at Chapter 21 of the 1912 novel Tarzan of the Apes, in which Tarzan saves the life of a man who will become one of his few close friends.  https://erbpodcast.blogspot.com/
03:58
December 19, 2020
Podcast #15 "Tarzan and the Golden Lion"
Tim, Jess and Scott talk about the 1923 novel Tarzan and the Golden Lion, in which the Lord of the Jungle acquires what might very well be the most awesome pet in the history of pets.  https://erbpodcast.blogspot.com/
01:56:59
December 11, 2020
Mini-Podcast #28--Tarzan of the Apes--Chapter 20--"Heredity"
An analyst of the 20th chapter of Tarzan of the Apes, in which we learn that a lack of a common language can't stop true love! https://erbpodcast.blogspot.com/
05:01
December 05, 2020
Mini-Podcast #27--Tarzan of the Apes Chapter 19--"The Call of the Primitive"
A look at the 19th Chapter of the 1912 novel Tarzan of the Apes, in which Tarzan ends up in the jungle with Jane and a French warship arrives on this suddenly busy piece of African coastline.  https://erbpodcast.blogspot.com/
04:09
November 28, 2020
Mini Podcast #26--Tarzan of the Apes--Chapter 18--"Jungle Toll"
A look at Chapter 18 of Tarzan of the Apes, in which Jane begins her tradition of regularly getting kidnapped. https://erbpodcast.blogspot.com/
05:12
November 24, 2020
Mini Podcast #25--Tarzan of the Apes Chapter 17--"Burials"
An analysis of Chapter 17 of Tarzan of the Apes, in which a treasure is buried, dug up and buried again. https://erbpodcast.blogspot.com/
04:42
November 13, 2020
Mini Podcast #24--Tarzan of the Apes Chapter 16: "Most Remarkable"
An analysis of Chapter 16 of the novel Tarzan of the Apes, in which we take time out from constant danger for a dab of comic relief.  https://erbpodcast.blogspot.com/
03:41
November 07, 2020
Mini Podcast #23--Tarzan of the Apes Chapter 15--"The Forest God"
A look at Chapter 15 of Tarzan of the Apes, in which Tarzan continues to save the repeatedly save the lives of Jane Porter and her companions. https://erbpodcast.blogspot.com/
03:38
October 31, 2020
Mini Podcast #22: Tarzan of the Apes, Chapter 14--At the Mercy of the Jungle
A look at Chapter 14 of the 1912 novel Tarzan of the Apes, in which Tarzan begins to learn that saving Jane Porter and her friends from death is pretty much a full-time job. https://erbpodcast.blogspot.com/
05:08
October 25, 2020
Mini-Podcast #21: Tarzan of the Apes, Chapter 13: "His Own Kind"
An anaylsis of Chapter 13 of Tarzan of the Apes, titled "His Own Kind." Jane makes her entrance into the story in this chapter.
06:17
October 17, 2020
Mini-Podcast #20: Tarzan of the Apes, Chapter 12--"Man's Reason"
An analysis of the 12th Chapter of the 1912 novel "Tarzan of the Apes."
05:42
October 10, 2020
Mini-Podcast #19: Tarzan of the Apes, Chapter 11--"King of the Apes"
An analysis of Chapter 11 of Tarzan of the Apes, in which Tarzan climbs to the top of the Ape Social Ladder. https://erbpodcast.blogspot.com/
04:19
October 05, 2020
Episode #14--Movie Commentary--"Tarzan Triumphs" and "Tarzan's Desert Mystery"
We do things a little differently in this episode. Scott, Jess and Tim provide commentary for the two Johnny Weismuller films made during World War II, in which Tarzan encounters Nazis, dinosaurs, man-eating plants and really big spiders.  The idea is to watch the movies with the sound down and the subtitles down while playing the commentary. We'll let you know when to hit PLAY. After some introductory remarks, we begin the commentary on Tarzan Triumphs at the 5:20 mark. Commenary for Tarzan's Desert Mystery begins at the 1 hour, 25 minute mark.
02:39:32
September 28, 2020
Mini-Podcast #18--Tarzan of the Apes Chapter 10--"The Fear Phantom"
An analysis of Chapter 10 of Tarzan of the Apes, in which Tarzan makes some new enemies. https://erbpodcast.blogspot.com/
06:41
September 26, 2020
Mini-Podcast #17--Tarzan of the Apes, Chapter 9--"Man and Man"
A discussion of the 9th Chapter of Tarzan of the Apes (1912), in which Tarzan meets other men for the first time. It does not go well.  https://erbpodcast.blogspot.com/
08:36
September 19, 2020
Mini-Podcast #16--Tarzan of the Apes, Chapter 8--"The Treetop Hunter"
A review of Chapter 8 of the 1912 novel Tarzan of the Apes, in which the young Ape Man tries and fails to catch a lion.
03:56
September 13, 2020
Mini-Podcast #15--Tarzan of the Apes, Chapter 7-"Man's Reason"
An anaylsis of Chapter 7 of the 1912 novel Tarzan of the Apes, in which Tarzan realizes he can no longer live with the apes. 
04:32
September 07, 2020
Mini-Podcast #14--Tarzan of the Apes, Chapter 6--"Jungle Knowledge"
An analysis of Chapter 6 of the 1912 novel "Tarzan of the Apes," in which the young Tarzan encounters a savage gorilla and... an alphabet book?
07:08
August 31, 2020
Mini-Podcast #13--Tarzan of the Apes, Chapter 5--"The White Ape"
A discussion of the fifth chapter of the 1912 novel Tarzan of the Apes, in which the young Tarzan begins his life among his adopted family.
07:01
August 24, 2020
Episode #13--The Monster Men
Tim, Jess and Scott discuss the 1913 novel The Monster Men, originally published as "Man Without a Soul."  Burroughs enters into Frankenstein-territory in a story about a mad scientist on a quest to create artificial life. 
02:23:26
August 17, 2020
Mini-Podcast #12--Tarzan of the Apes--"The Apes"
We're up to Chapter 4 in our discussion of the 1912 novel "Tarzan of the Apes," in which we meet the apes of Kerchak and the young child who will soom be named Tarzan is adopted into the tribe. https://erbpodcast.blogspot.com/
05:55
August 09, 2020
Mini-Podcast #11--Tarzan of the Apes Chapter 3--"Life and Death"
A discussion of this chapter of the first Tarzan novel, which cover the brief and ultimately tragic life the Greystokes live while stranded along the coast of Africa. 
06:57
August 02, 2020
Mini-Podcast #10: Tarzan of the Apes, Chapter 2--"The Savage Home"
Tim DeForest discusses the second chapter of the 1912 novel "Tarzan of the Apes," in which Lord and Lady Greystoke find themselves stranded in the African jungle.
08:17
July 27, 2020
Mini-Podcast #9: Tarzan of the Apes--Chapter 1
Tim DeForest discusses and analyzes the first chapter of the 1912 novel "Tarzan of the Apes."
12:00
July 20, 2020
Mini-Podcast #8: Tarzan the Polyglot
Tim DeForest discusses Tarzan's amazing ability to learn new languages quickly.
08:31
July 16, 2020
Mini-Podcast #7: Immortality
Tim DeForest reviews the various ways ERB heroes remain young regardless of the passage of years. ERRATA: I refer to "Carson Napier" as "Carter Napier."  Sorry about that.
06:59
June 28, 2020
Episode #12: Pirates of Venus
Tim, Jess and Scott take the podcast on our first trip to Venus to discuss ERB's 1932 novel.
01:25:42
May 19, 2020
Mini-Podcast #6: Tarzan's Magic Fountain (1948)
Tim DeForest does a brief review of the 1948 film Tarzan's Magic Fountain. This review is based on THIS POST from the blog "Comics, Old-Time Radio and Other Cool Stuff." CORRECTION: I accidentally refer to the actress who plays Jane as "Brenda Jones." Her name was "Brenda Joyce."
06:11
April 26, 2020
Mini-Podcast #5: A Shave and a Haircut
Tim DeForest refers to the novels "Tarzan of the Apes" and "Jungle Tales of Tarzan" to explain both HOW and WHY the Ape Man shaved and cut his hair while still living with the apes who raised him.
08:37
April 08, 2020
Episode #11: Tarzan on Radio
Tim, Jess and Scott listen to an episode of the 1950-51 Tarzan radio series and comment on it. This episode--"Tarzan and the Arena of Death"--borrows elements from ERB's 1932 novel Tarzan and the City of Gold, incorporating those elements into a self-contained story.
59:24
April 06, 2020
Mini-Podcast #4: The Jewels of Opar
Tim DeForest geeks out over the 1916 novel The Jewels of Opar.
08:38
April 01, 2020
Episode #10: Pellucidar
Tim, Jess and Scott discuss ERB's 1915 novel "Pellucidar"--the first sequel to "At the Earth's Core."
01:46:51
February 03, 2020
Edgar Rice Burroughs Mini-Podcast, Episode #3: Brave but Tragic Supporting Characters
A brief look at two supporting characters (one from "Beasts of Tarzan" and the other from "Tarzan, Lord of the Jungle") who act with honor and bravery even at the cost of their lives..  https://erbpodcast.blogspot.com/
11:43
October 16, 2019
Edgar Rice Burroughs mini-podcast: Episode #2: The Awesome Vehicles of the ERB Universe
A discussion of some of the cooler vehicles that appear in the ERB Universe, including a zeppelin, the Iron Mole and a hot air balloon made of the stomach linings of dinosaurs. 
13:33
October 15, 2019
Edgar Rice Burroughs Mini-Podcast: Episode #1--The Awesome Pets of the ERB Universe
A brief podcast discussing the various cool pets--a dog, a lion, an alien creature and several prehistoric animals--that the heroes of Edgar Rice Burroughs' stories often acquire.
18:38
October 12, 2019
Edgar Rice Burroughs Podcast: Episode #9--The Master Mind of Mars
Tim, Scott and Jess talk about ERB's 1927 novel "The Master Mind of Mars," which combines adventure with a Frankenstein-like horror vibe involving brain transplants and resurrecting the dead.
01:30:27
October 12, 2019
Edgar Rice Burroughs Podcast: Episode #8--At the Earth's Core
Jess Terrell, Scott Stewart and Tim DeForest talk about ERB's 1914 novel "At the Earth's Core," which introduced us to the underground world of Pellucidar.
02:04:52
October 12, 2019
Edgar Rice Burroughs Podcast: Episode #7--Tarzan and the Valley of Gold
Scott Stewart, Jess Terrell and Tim DeForest discuss the 1966 Tarzan film Tarzan and the Valley of Gold, starring Mike Henry as the ape man. We also talk about the excellent novelization written by Fritz Leiber.
01:24:07
October 12, 2019
Edgar Rice Burroughs Podcast: Episode #6--The War Chief
Jess Terrell, Scott Stewart and Tim DeForest discuss ERB's powerful and realistic Western about "life and death on an Apache reservation during the final years of the Apache Wars."
01:37:11
October 12, 2019
Edgar Rice Burroughs Podcast: Episode #5--The Chessmen of Mars
Jess Terrell, Scott Stewart and Tim DeForest talk about what is arguably ERB's best book from the Martian series: The Chessman of Mars. Sophisticated world-building is combined with fast-paced adventure to give us a story that drips with pure fun.
01:28:46
October 12, 2019
Edgar Rice Burroughs Podcast: Episode #4--The Return of Tarzan
Tim DeForest, Jess Terrell and Scott Stewart talk about ERB's second Tarzan novel: The Return of Tarzan.  This is one of Burroughs' best novel and a personal favorite of all of us. The plot stretches from Paris to North Africa to the jungle to the lost city of Opar as Tarzan struggles to discover if there is a place for him in civilization--or if he even wants to be a part of civilization.
01:27:03
October 12, 2019
Edgar Rice Burroughs Podcast: Episode #3--The Land That Time Forgot
Jess Terrell, Scott Stewart and Tim DeForest discuss ERB's dinosaur-filled trilogy of stories "The Land That Time Forgot," "The People That Time Forgot," and "Out of Time's Abyss."
01:18:10
October 12, 2019
Edgar Rice Burroughs Podcast: Episode #1: Barsoom, the Perfect World of Adventure
The first of a series of podcasts discussing the work of the greatest storyteller of the 20th Century--Edgar Rice Burroughs. This episode talks about why Burroughs' version of Mars is the perfect World of Adventure. Hosted by Tim DeForest
16:10
October 12, 2019