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Entitled Opinions is a literary talk show on Stanford University Radio, KZSU, in which Professor Robert Harrison interviews guests about issues that range from literature and philosophy to politics and sports.

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Entitled Opinions is a literary talk show on Stanford University Radio, KZSU, in which Professor Robert Harrison interviews guests about issues that range from literature and philosophy to politics and sports.

    Robert Harrison on willows and thresholds

    Robert Harrison on willows and thresholds

    June 21, 2019-- In this episode, professor Harrison reflects on the symbolism of willows and their connection to thresholds.

    • 57 min
    Pau Guinart on Salvador Dalí

    Pau Guinart on Salvador Dalí

    June 11, 2019-- In this episode Pau Guinart discusses the work of the Spanish surrealist Salvador Dalí. Pau recently completed a dissertation project on the relation between Dalí and Friedrich Nietzsche.

    • 56 min
    Marisa Galvez on Crystals

    Marisa Galvez on Crystals

    June 4, 2019-- In this episode professor Marisa Galvez discusses her transhistorical study of crystal.

    • 47 min
    Walking in Ice with Werner Herzog

    Walking in Ice with Werner Herzog

    May 28, 2019-- In this episode filmmaker and author Werner Herzog discusses his remarkable book Of Walking in Ice, first published in 1978. The audio in this show is a recording of a live event that took place at Stanford University on May 7, 2019.

    • 1 hr 2 min
    A centennial tribute to Lawrence Ferlinghetti

    A centennial tribute to Lawrence Ferlinghetti

    May 21, 2019-- In this episode professor Harrison reads from Lawrence Ferlinghetti's poem Time of Useful Consciousness, published in 2012.Ferlinghetti turned 100 years old on March 24, 2019.

    • 44 min
    The American Road— Part 2

    The American Road— Part 2

    May 15, 2019-- In this episode, professor Harrison and Kai Carlson-Wee discuss the American road as it appears in film, music, and photography.

    • 49 min

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