The Corner

Booked

Today’s NRO podcast is with Michael Suarez, co-editor of The Oxford Companion to the Book. We discuss this massive, two-volume reference work, which is probably best understood as a history of books told through a series of essays and encyclopedia-style entries. We discuss whether e-books will kill traditional books and how a Jesuit priest (like Suarez) gets involved with such a massive editorial project. For more on the Oxford Companion series, go here.

UPDATE: The link was broken; now it’s fixed. Click here to listen!

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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