Category Archives: OUTLANDER Project

Outlander: Illusions I Recall—A Review of Both Sides Now, Episode 108

A post about the trickiness of foreshadowing and symbolism, with references to Friends, Monty Python, hedgehogs, waterweed, brass rods, and more. Outlander: Illusions I Recall—A Review of Both Sides Now, Episode 108.

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Outlander: Know Thy Enemy — a Review of The Garrison Commander, Episode 106

The producers of Outlander did a brave thing in this passage, both on page and screen. By not pulling punches (pun only slightly intended) in The Garrison Commander, Gabaldon and screenwriter Ira Steven Behr send the message: if you’re squeamish or … Continue reading

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Review of Outlander Episode 105: RENT

Welcome new fans! RELEASE is literary women’s fiction. To deepen my study of the genre, I am reviewing Outlander by examining the adaptation from the novels of Diana Gabaldon. Check out my post about Episode 105: RENT. via Outlander: Like … Continue reading

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Outlander: Two Roads Diverged – A Review of ‘The Way Out’ and ‘The Gathering’ (Episodes 103 & 104)

My angle in the Outlander commentary business is to compare and contrast the novel and the television series. I have to admit that this post was far more… via Outlander: Two Roads Diverged – A Review of ‘The Way Out’ and ‘The Gathering’ … Continue reading

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Outlander: Majesty and Mayhem – Recap of Castle Leoch, Episode 102

A blog post about backstory, pacing, sequencing, narrative arcs, costumes, set design, and knee porn. via Outlander: Majesty and Mayhem – Recap of Castle Leoch, Episode 102.

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Outlander: Prologue and Foreplay – Recap of Sassenach, Episode 1.01

We’re just about eight weeks out from the return of new Outlander episodes, so there’s no time like the present to revisit the past. I do not hold myself up… via Outlander: Prologue and Foreplay – Recap of Sassenach, Episode 1.01.

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Outlander: The Medium is the Message

A post about audiences’ preconceived notions regarding how novels should be portrayed on the screen. via Outlander: The Medium is the Message.

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