Mark His Words

Mark Steyn’s annual two-week adventure at Hillsdale College has drawn to a close. He delivered a standing-room-only public lecture, taught a short course on column writing to a class of 15, and last night assisted campus newspaper editors as they laid out pages and came up with headlines. He also sat for an interview with a student reporter:

I live in New Hampshire. Basically 20 minutes south of the border. There’s two kinds of immigrants: there’s those who super assimilate and there’s others who think if you ever need to head for the exit you ought to make sure you’re near it. I’m 20 minutes from Canada.

Did you know that Steyn once used Tolkien’s Greek schoolbook? Read on.

John J. Miller — John J. Miller is the national correspondent for National Review and the director of the Dow Journalism Program at Hillsdale College. His new book is Reading Around: Journalism on Authors, Artists, and Ideas.

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