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The Voyage of the Dawn Treader, part 6
When C. S. Lewis published The Chronicles of Narnia in the United States, he made some tweaks to the text, most of which were minor. The only significant change was made to the end of Chapter 12 of ‘The Voyage of the Dawn Treader.’ Listen to Rilian and Glumpuddle discuss the scene, and which ending they prefer.
Which version do you prefer? Original or revised (pre-1994 American)? Post a comment below!
- General thoughts on the scene (0:48)
- History lesson: Differences between the two versions (7:50)
- The pros and cons of each version (11:44)
The Voyage of the Dawn Treader, part 5
The bouncing monopods called Dufflepuds undoubtedly stand out in The Chronicles of Narnia. But before they are revealed, Lucy must endure one of the creepiest scenes in the series. Rilian and Glumpuddle share their thoughts. Please listen and post a comment!
10. The Magician’s Book (1:43)
11. The Dufflepuds Made Happy (15:29)
In the next podcast, Rilian and Glumpuddle will discuss the most significant difference between the original British and pre-1994 American versions of The Chronicles of Narnia: The ending of The Dark Island.
The Voyage of the Dawn Treader, part 4
The previous chapter may have ended on arguably the most powerful character moment in The Chronicles of Narnia, but the voyage has only just begun. What do you think the Sea Serpent adds to the story? What are the “two narrow escapes” referenced in the title of Chapter 8? Did Aslan actually erase the crew’s memories of Deathwater? What were your first impressions of the invisible creatures? Listen to Rilian and Glumpuddle, and then post a comment below!
8. Two Narrow Escapes (1:29)
Sea Serpent (3:09)
9. The Island of the Voices (15:01)
The NarniaWeb discussion forum is buzzing with activity in the wake of The Silver Chair being announced as the fourth Narnia film! Rilian, Glumpuddle, and Ransom react to the news and share their thoughts in the latest podcast.
Is this a good decision? What about Walden Media? Would a lower budget really be a bad thing? Is there any chance Will Poulter will return? How should the film be marketed? Will the green mist from the Dawn Treader film play a role in this film? What about Puddleglum? All these questions and more are examined! Listen below:
What do you think? Post your thoughts in the Discussion Forum!
The Voyage of the Dawn Treader, part 3
“So I scratched away for the third time and got off a third skin, just like the two others, and stepped out of it. But as soon as I looked at myself in the water I knew it had been no good.
“Then the lion said – but I don’t know if it spoke – “You will have to let me undress you.”
7b. How the Adventure Ended
The Voyage of the Dawn Treader, part 2
The dragoning and un-dragoning of Eustace Clarence Scrubb. Few scenes in the Chronicles of Narnia have generated as much discussion. As a result, Rilian and Glumpuddle have to devote two entire episodes to the issue.
5. The Storm and What Came of It (1:37)
6. The Adventures of Eustace (11:10)
7a. How the Adventure Ended (23:01)
The Voyage of the Dawn Treader, part 1
The third Chronicle of Narnia to be published includes some of Narnia’s most iconic imagery, and is widely considered to be one of the best in the series. Rilian and Glumpuddle excitedly begin their discussion of this classic.
1. The Picture in the Bedroom (3:24)
2. On Board the Dawn Treader (15:13)
3. The Lone Islands (21:56)
4. What Caspian Did There (26:06)
The next episode will center around the dragoning of Eustace. Do you have any questions or observations? Please send them along to email@example.com and firstname.lastname@example.org!
This years April Fool had bit of truth mixed in with nonsense. We are, in fact, still accepting questions and suggestions for the next podcast, which will be a discussion about C.S. Lewis’ The Voyage of the Dawn Treader. But in reality of course, both Glumpuddle and Rilian rank VDT as their favorite book in the series.
This episode was posted as an April Fools joke. The real “Part 1″ is coming soon. In reality, both Glumpuddle and Rilian rank VDT as their favorite in the series.
The conclusion to Rilian and Glumpuddle’s commentary on “Prince Caspian: The Return to Narnia.” The podcasters try to re-think the ending a few times… only to come to the conclusion that Lewis knew what he was doing.
Dawn Treader is up next! Do you have any thoughts to share? Is there something specific you would like us to discuss? Let us know! E-mail email@example.com and firstname.lastname@example.org and we may read your message on the next episode.
Running Time 29:35