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Lolita Podcast
Who is Lolita? The Nabokov literary classic has sparked infinite discussion in the 65 years since its release, but the cultural memory the book has left behind lives more in romance and fashion aesthetics than a cautionary tale about a deceptive predator and his young prey. Jamie Loftus wants to know how we got here, and this series traces Lolita -- the person, Dolores Haze -- from her literary origin to current status as a doomed icon.
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Ratings & Reviews
4.9 stars from 1,637 ratings
Powerful & necessary
As a CSA survivor and writer who was abused by an English teacher, this podcast hit home and helped me understand so much about victim-blaming and society’s sexualisation of children. Eternally grateful for this thoughtful and thoroughly researched podcast. Sending love to all survivors, and...Read full review »
mb4986 via Apple Podcasts · United States of America · 01/15/22
Harrowing (In The Best Way)
In-depth and thoughtful exploration of Lolita’s cultural impact, good and bad, that kept me enthralled the entire time. Bravo!! <333
Soxry via Apple Podcasts · United States of America · 01/12/22
The host, Jamie Loftus, offers an incredibly nuanced look into the legacy of the infamous novel, Lolita. I highly encourage everyone to listen and reevaluate what our cultural takeaways have been thus far. I found myself rewinding and taking notes. As a child of the 90s I was particularly...Read full review »
Pauline2238 via Apple Podcasts · United States of America · 12/29/21
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Published 07/02/21
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Published 02/01/21
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