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The Owlish Folk

29 EpisodesProduced by amanda and daveWebsite

A podcast that answers questions about the English language. In each episode we talk about - and attempt to answer - a question about a feature or quirk of the English language.If you are interested in the English language, history, linguistics, or if you just want to listen to a lighthearted chat b… read more

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17. Interview Series: Happy Christmas or Merry Christmas?

In this episode, Amanda and Dave have the first of many discussions entitled the "Interview Series" wherein a guest comes to The Owlish Folk! For this episode, they have a guest discuss the negative and positive traditions of Christmas, as well as the significance of the liturgical calendar, Pagan origins, the Medieval and Victorian atmospheres during Christmas, and modern interpretations and symbolism.
 

You can contact the show with questions or comments at theowlishfolk@gmail.com.  Please subscribe to the show via iTunes, Google Podcasts, Podcoin,  or wherever  you get your podcasts from. Follow us on Facebook, Instagram, and  Twitter @theowlishfolk. If you enjoy the show, please give us a generous  review on iTunes! 

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