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The Western Canon ​is a monthly podcast dedicated to examining the timeless stories, ideas, and thinkers of the Western literary tradition. Working chronologically through "the great conversation of history," each episode focuses on a distinct canonical work, set of works, or intellectual period. Featuring lively summary, literary analysis, philosophical discussion, and guest commentary, the show also tackles social and political issues related to Western civilization, the modern university, free speech, well-being, and much more. Educate your mind and feed your soul by tuning in with Jordan Alexander Hill, Gina Santiago, and special guests on the 1st of every month!

The Western Canon Podcast - Podcast Jordan Hill, Gina Santiago

    • Arts
    • 4.4, 16 Ratings

The Western Canon ​is a monthly podcast dedicated to examining the timeless stories, ideas, and thinkers of the Western literary tradition. Working chronologically through "the great conversation of history," each episode focuses on a distinct canonical work, set of works, or intellectual period. Featuring lively summary, literary analysis, philosophical discussion, and guest commentary, the show also tackles social and political issues related to Western civilization, the modern university, free speech, well-being, and much more. Educate your mind and feed your soul by tuning in with Jordan Alexander Hill, Gina Santiago, and special guests on the 1st of every month!

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4.4 out of 5
16 Ratings

16 Ratings

mljeff ,

Western tradition

Glad to here someone defending western civilization! Waiting for more
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Jordan A Hill ,

Yes!

Great show! This is the only podcast devoted to the Western Canon that takes anything close to a libertarian perspective

Valtense ,

Right Wingers Whine about College

Listened to part of two episodes and got a lot of whining about “students today” and “colleges today” as if that isn’t something that hasn’t been happening for 3000 years.

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