Season 2 Episode 5 – Transcript

Pirates 5: Teuta Ellie Brigida: Welcome to Sweetbitter, where we explore the untold history of women and queer pirates. We’re your hosts, Ellie Brigida… Leesa Charlotte: …and Leesa Charlotte. EB: This episode, we’re focusing on a specific lady pirate from ancient times. LC: Ooh, ancient! It feels like a throwback. EB: Ooh, lady. LC: Ooh, […]

Season 2 Episode 4 – Transcript

Pirates 4: Women Pirates Ellie Brigida: Welcome to Sweetbitter, where we explore the untold history of women and queer pirates. We’re your hosts, Ellie Brigida… Leesa Charlotte: …and Leesa Charlotte. EB: This episode, we’re moving on to women pirates. LC: And be sure to stay tuned until the end of the episode for our shanty […]

Season 2 Episode 3 – Transcript

Pirates 3: Queer Pirates 2 Ellie Brigida: Before we start this episode, we want to give you all a content warning that this episode does explore themes of sexual violence. Welcome to Sweetbitter, where we explore the untold history of women and queer pirates. We’re your hosts, Ellie Brigida… Leesa Charlotte: …and Leesa Charlotte. EB: […]

Season 2 Episode 2 – Transcript

Pirates 2: Queer Pirates 1 Ellie Brigida: Welcome to Sweetbitter, where we explore the untold history of women and queer pirates. We’re your hosts, Ellie Brigida… Leesa Charlotte: …and Leesa Charlotte. EB: This episode is going to be our first of two episodes on queer pirates. LC: But first, we’re joined by resident pirate expert, […]

Season 2 Episode 1 – Transcript

Pirates 1: Introduction to Pirates Ellie Brigida: Welcome to Sweetbitter Season Two, where we explore the untold history of women and queer pirates. We’re your hosts, Ellie Brigida… Leesa Charlotte: …and Leesa Charlotte. EB: This episode, we’ll be giving a general overview of pirates. What is a pirate? What were they like, and how do […]

Season 2 Episode 0 – Transcript

Pirates 0: Introduction to Season 2 Ellie Brigida: Welcome to Sweetbitter, a queer and women’s history podcast with your hosts, Ellie Brigida… Leesa Charlotte: …and Leesa Charlotte. EB: Welcome back! In our second season, we’re taking a deep dive–get it–into the untold history of pirates. LC: We are joined today by our now-pirate expert, Alyse […]

Season One Wrap-up (Live Recording) Transcript

Diane Rayor: “Ἔρος δηὖτέ μ’ ὀ λυσιμέλης δόνει, γλυκύπικρον ἀμάχανον ὄρπετον.” Leesa Charlotte: So, you know, as you know, we’re all from the Church of Sappho here. And so we’d like to start off with a hymn to– Ellie Brigida:  An ode. LC: –an ode. EB: If you will. LC: Yes. EB: To the book […]

Bonus Episode: Sappho, Enheduanna and the lesbian movement with Judy Grahn Transcript

Diane Rayor: “Ἔρος δηὖτέ μ’ ὀ λυσιμέλης δόνει, γλυκύπικρον ἀμάχανον ὄρπετον.” Ellie Brigida: Welcome to Sweetbitter, a podcast where we investigate the truth and controversy surrounding Sappho, her life, the Isle of Lesbos, and her relevance today. We’re your hosts, Ellie Brigida… Leesa Charlotte:  …and Leesa Charlotte. EB: In this very special bonus episode, our […]

Sappho 12: Fragment 147 Transcript

Diane Rayor: “Ἔρος δηὖτέ μ’ ὀ λυσιμέλης δόνει, γλυκύπικρον ἀμάχανον ὄρπετον.” Ellie Brigida: Welcome to Sweetbitter, a podcast where we investigate the truth and controversy surrounding Sappho, her life, the Isle of Lesbos, and her relevance today. We’re your hosts, Ellie Brigida… Leesa Charlotte: …and Leesa Charlotte. EB: In our final episode, we’re going to […]

Sappho 11: Fragment 118 Transcript

Diane Rayor: “Ἔρος δηὖτέ μ’ ὀ λυσιμέλης δόνει, γλυκύπικρον ἀμάχανον ὄρπετον.” Ellie Brigida: Welcome to Sweetbitter, a podcast where we investigate the truth and controversy surrounding Sappho, her life, the Isle of Lesbos, and her relevance today. We’re your hosts, Ellie Brigida… Leesa Charlotte: …and Leesa Charlotte. EB: This episode, we’re going to be talking […]