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 […]

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 […]

Sappho 10: Fragment 4 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 […]

Sappho 9: Fragment 31 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’ll be talking about the […]

Sappho 8: Fragment 23 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 are unfortunately leaving the […]