A Miserable Year
About This Show
Les Miserables has exactly 365 chapters and Anthony Adler is going to read them one by one day by day over the course of 2018. Once a week he'll be joined by co-host Alison Edwards for a book club discussion of the thrills and devastation of the preceding seven chapters.
Strap in! It's going to be an excellent and miserable year.
Most Recent Episode
Day 47: 'Madame Victurnien Expends Thirty Francs On Morality'
In which Fantine suffers a reversal of fortune.
Les Miserables has 365 chapters, and Anthony Adler is going to read one of them every day over the course of 2018. Will he be crushed under the weight of this heroic task, or will he bear this mighty burden like Valjean?
Text: Victor Hugo
Translation: Isabel F. Hapgood
Narration: Anthony Adler
Music: Harry Harris