“Jude the Obscure” by Thomas Hardy
S6 Ep 5
Host: Frank Lavallo
Readers: Elizabeth Flood and Phil Setnik
Author: Thomas Hardy
Year of Publication: 1895
Plot: Thomas Hardy's last finished novel, Jude the Obscure, tells the story of Jude Fawley, a working-class man who dreams of becoming a scholar, and of his doomed relationships with the seductive Arabella Donn and the true love of his life, Sue Bridehead.