Episode 82: Enola Holmes

October 6, 2020
Millie Bobby Brown in Enola Holmes


On this week's episode of Sunday Morning Matinee, Matt and Adam discuss the new Netflix film Enola Holmes. In this reimagining of the familiar Sherlock Holmes universe,  Sherlock's younger sister Enola takes center stage as the clever detective. Matt and Adam discuss this new character and her connections to good shepherds, copyright law, and the conventions of a good detective story. In the second segment, the two discuss this week's (10/11) lectionary passages and their connections with Enola Holmes. Finally, Adam talks about Kid A and Matt talks about journalism.

Show Notes: 

Cancel Everything by Yascha Mounk

The Overlooked Variable by Zeynep Tufekci

The Annotated African American Folklore, eds. Henry Louis Gates and Maria Tatar

The Grandfather's Speak: Native American Folk Tales of the Lenape People, Hitakonanulaxk