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Catching Up with Great Books

Check out the Great Books Podcast: 30-minute conversations with scholars and experts about the books they love. Episodes in 2018 so far include The Aeneid, by Virgil, with Louis Markos of Houston Baptist University; The Federalist Papers, by Publius, with Charles Kesler of Claremont McKenna College; My Antonia, by Willa Cather, with Dedra Birzer of Hillsdale College; The Merchant of Venice, by Shakespeare, with Benedict Whalen of Hillsdale College; and Jane Eyre, by Charlotte Bronte, with Lorraine Murphy of Hillsdale College.

New episodes release on Tuesdays. Coming next: Uncle Tom’s Cabin, by Harriet Beecher Stowe, with Kelly Scott Franklin of Hillsdale College. Coming soon: The Seagull, by Anton Chekhov; Reflections on the Revolution in France, by Edmund Burke; and more.

Remember, politics is downstream of culture. Get cultured with the Great Books Podcast. Subscribe for free today!

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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