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In Like Flynn

Today’s Between the Covers podcast is with Daniel J. Flynn, author of Blue Collar Intellectuals: When the Enlightened and the Everyman Elevated America. We discuss Will & Ariel Durant, Mortimer Adler, Milton Friedman, Eric Hoffer, and Ray Bradbury. (NR devotees will be interested to know that the book got its start when Flynn wrote on the Durants for the mag.)

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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