Words To That Effect is a literary podcast of the intriguing, the curious, and the unexplored. It’s a research-based, story-telling show which wanders through the fields of fiction, popular culture, science, and history, drawing on the knowledge of a diverse cast of experts. Topics are wide-ranging but every episode is grounded in the same dedication to telling an engaging story about a less well-known aspect of history or culture

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49 episodes!!!

44: Words Dunnit (WTTE + Shedunnit Live)

Published 04/03/20

43: Lost Books

Published 03/11/20

42: The Missing Link

Published 02/26/20

41: Romance Novels

Published 02/11/20

40: Time Travel Tales

Published 01/29/20

39: Edgar Rice Burroughs

Published 12/10/19

38: Children's Picture Books

Published 11/26/19

37: The Golden Age Of Piracy

Published 11/12/19

36: Blood, Death, And Varney The Vampire

Published 10/29/19

35: Jekyll & Hyde

Published 10/15/19

Season 4 Preview

Published 10/08/19

34: The Art Of The Short Story

Published 06/04/19

33: The Noun Of Nouns (The Rise Of Modern Fantasy)

Published 05/21/19

32: Golden Age Detective Fiction

Published 05/07/19

31: Steampunk, Pt 2 (Even Greater London)

Published 04/23/19

30: Steampunk, Pt1 (Fetch Me My Fighting Trousers)

Published 04/08/19

29: Travels In Four-Dimensional Space

Published 03/11/19

28: Pulp Fiction (Amazing Stories Of The Sisters Of Tomorrow)

Published 02/25/19

27: Post-Apocalyptic Fiction

Published 02/11/19

26: Unwrapping The Egyptian Mummy

Published 01/28/19

25: Dinosaurs (Palaeontology To Pyjamas)

Published 01/14/19

Season 3 Preview

Published 01/10/19

24: WTTE Live At Liberty Hall

Published 12/31/18

23: Adaptation (How Does A Book Become A Film?)

Published 07/30/18

Two Announcements And An Update

Published 07/16/18

22: Book Clubs: Revolution And Politics

Published 07/02/18

WTTE - 021 - The Invention Of Time

Published 06/18/18

WTTE - 020 - Domestic Noir

Published 06/04/18

WTTE - 019 - Utopia, Pt2 (Climate Change Fiction)

Published 05/21/18

WTTE - 018 - What Is Utopia?

Published 05/07/18

WTTE - 017 - The 10% Brain Myth (from Self-Help To Pulp Fiction To Hollywood)

Published 03/26/18

WTTE - 016 - Transhumanism, Fiction, And Immortality

Published 03/12/18

WTTE - 015 - The Scarlet Pimpernel & Baroness Orczy

Published 02/26/18

WTTE - 014 - Weird Fiction & HP Lovecraft

Published 02/12/18

Season 2 Preview

Published 02/06/18

WTTE - 013 - The Ghost Stories Of MR James

Published 12/18/17

WTTE - 012 - The Horrifically Complicated History Of Zombies

Published 11/27/17

WTTE - 011 - Cesare Lombroso & The Born Criminal

Published 11/13/17

WTTE - 010 - Robinson Crusoe To Survivor: The Robinsonade

Published 10/30/17

WTTE - 009 - Imaginary Countries And The Ruritanian Romance

Published 10/16/17

WTTE - 008 - A Lawyer, An Author, And A Murderer

Published 10/02/17

WTTE - 007 - Overpopulation From Malthus To Manila

Published 09/18/17

WTTE - 006 - Neurasthenia, Cowboys, And Feminists

Published 09/04/17

WTTE - 005 - Canals On Mars

Published 08/20/17

WTTE - 004 - Popular Literature

Published 08/06/17

WTTE - 003 - Irish Science Fiction

Published 07/20/17

WTTE - 002 - Arthur Conan Doyle, Sherlock Holmes, And Spiritualism

Published 07/10/17

WTTE - 001 - Invasion Fiction, William Le Queux, And Fake News

Published 06/25/17

WTTE - 000 - Introduction

Published 06/22/17