Every now and then, a real doozy shows up on the doorstep, or in this case, perhaps we should say doorstop, because boy is this script thick. Look up “doozy.” It’s a good thing. This one from our beloved Blackstone Audio. Nonetheless, Stefan is thrilled to be reading from none other than THE STORY OF CIVILIZATION, the iconic, eleven-volume set of Western history penned by husband and wife writing team Will and Ariel Durant.
Enjoy a sneak peek into the studio above in which Stefan sheds life on the famously sensuous poetess, Sappho of Lesbos.
And if you need us, we’ll be neck-deep in a variety of pronunciation keys trying to make sure that every syllable of this tome is read right. It’s only 754 pages. No biggie.