Hillsdale College’s John J. Miller discusses classic works within the Western literary canon.
Episode 206: 'The Satyricon' by Petronius
John J. Miller is joined by Kyle Harper of the University of Oklahoma to discuss Petronius's 'The Satyricon.'
Episode 205: 'Dubliners' by James Joyce
John J. Miller is joined by Lorraine Murphy of Hillsdale College to discuss James Joyce's book, 'Dubliners.'
Episode 204: 'The Jewish War' by Josephus
John J. Miller is joined by Barry Strauss of Cornell University to discuss Josephus's 'The Jewish War.'
Episode 203: The Stories of Jorge Luis Borges
John J. Miller is joined by Todd Mack of Hillsdale College to discuss the stories of Jorge Luis Borges.
Episode 202: 'Bleak House' by Charles Dickens
John J. Miller is joined by Dwight Lindley of Hillsdale College to discuss Charles Dickens's 'Bleak House.'
Episode 201: 'Ghost Stories' of an Antiquary by M. R. James
John J. Miller is joined by Jane Mainley-Piddock to discuss M. R. James’s 'Ghost Stories of an Antiquary.'
Finally a podcast actually about books
Great discussion and informative. Keep up the great book reviews!
The shows consistently have intelligent discussions of quality literature and, for the most part, you can’t tell that it’s sponsored by a right-wing magazine. Except for the ads. The ads are hilariously right-wing. Did you know conservative parents pay to train their college bound kids to resist “liberal indoctrination”? Apparently some are dumb enough to do so. And there’s a business ready to take their money! Long live capitalism!
The Great Books: Brideshead Revisited
Enjoyed it. But, big error on Miller’s part. Anglo-Catholics are Anglicans with ‘high’ liturgical practices (and theology) that are similar to Roman practices. The Flytes are Roman Catholics and would only be referred to as such.