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The Great Books

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National Review

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Hillsdale College’s John J. Miller discusses classic works within the Western literary canon.

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'David Copperfield' by Charles Dickens

John J. Miller is joined by David Whalen of Hillsdale College to discuss Charles Dickens's 'David Copperfield.'

34 MIN1 w ago
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'David Copperfield' by Charles Dickens

'The Song of Hiawatha' by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

John J. Miller is joined by Nicholas Basbanes to discuss Henry Wadsworth Longfellow's 'The Song of Hiawatha.'

37 MIN2 w ago
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'The Song of Hiawatha' by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

The Journalism of Ida B. Wells

John J. Miller is joined by Mia Bay of the University of Pennsylvania to discussIda B. Wells's life and journalistic work.

32 MIN3 w ago
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The Journalism of Ida B. Wells

'The Life of Samuel Johnson' by James Boswell

John J. Miller is joined by Jack Lynch of Rutgers University to discuss James Boswell's 'The Life of Samuel Johnson.'

33 MINJUL 7
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'The Life of Samuel Johnson' by James Boswell

'The Persians' by Aeschylus

John J. Miller is joined by Spencer Klavan to discuss Aeschylus's 'The Persians.'

30 MINJUN 30
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'The Persians' by Aeschylus

'Anne of Green Gables' by Lucy Maude Montgomery

John J. Miller is joined by Haley Stewart to discuss Lucy Maude Montgomery's 'Anne of Green Gables.'

32 MINJUN 23
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'Anne of Green Gables' by Lucy Maude Montgomery

'The Decameron' by Giovanni Boccaccio

John J. Miller is joined by Paul Rahe of Hillsdale College to discuss Giovanni Boccaccio's 'The Decameron.'

30 MINJUN 16
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'The Decameron' by Giovanni Boccaccio

'Ulysses' by James Joyce

John J. Miller is joined by Dutton Kearney of Hillsdale College to discuss James Joyce's 'Ulysses.'

32 MINJUN 9
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'Ulysses' by James Joyce

'Notes from Underground' by Fyodor Dostoevsky

John J. Miller is joined by Jessica Hooten Wilson of John Brown University to discuss Fyodor Dostoevsky's 'Notes from Underground.'

31 MINJUN 3
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'Notes from Underground' by Fyodor Dostoevsky

'The Rough Riders' by Theodore Roosevelt

John J. Miller is joined by Thomas Bruscino of the U.S. Army War College to discuss Theodore Roosevelt's 'The Rough Riders.'

34 MINMAY 26
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'The Rough Riders' by Theodore Roosevelt
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Latest Episodes

'David Copperfield' by Charles Dickens

John J. Miller is joined by David Whalen of Hillsdale College to discuss Charles Dickens's 'David Copperfield.'

34 MIN1 w ago
Comments
'David Copperfield' by Charles Dickens

'The Song of Hiawatha' by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

John J. Miller is joined by Nicholas Basbanes to discuss Henry Wadsworth Longfellow's 'The Song of Hiawatha.'

37 MIN2 w ago
Comments
'The Song of Hiawatha' by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

The Journalism of Ida B. Wells

John J. Miller is joined by Mia Bay of the University of Pennsylvania to discussIda B. Wells's life and journalistic work.

32 MIN3 w ago
Comments
The Journalism of Ida B. Wells

'The Life of Samuel Johnson' by James Boswell

John J. Miller is joined by Jack Lynch of Rutgers University to discuss James Boswell's 'The Life of Samuel Johnson.'

33 MINJUL 7
Comments
'The Life of Samuel Johnson' by James Boswell

'The Persians' by Aeschylus

John J. Miller is joined by Spencer Klavan to discuss Aeschylus's 'The Persians.'

30 MINJUN 30
Comments
'The Persians' by Aeschylus

'Anne of Green Gables' by Lucy Maude Montgomery

John J. Miller is joined by Haley Stewart to discuss Lucy Maude Montgomery's 'Anne of Green Gables.'

32 MINJUN 23
Comments
'Anne of Green Gables' by Lucy Maude Montgomery

'The Decameron' by Giovanni Boccaccio

John J. Miller is joined by Paul Rahe of Hillsdale College to discuss Giovanni Boccaccio's 'The Decameron.'

30 MINJUN 16
Comments
'The Decameron' by Giovanni Boccaccio

'Ulysses' by James Joyce

John J. Miller is joined by Dutton Kearney of Hillsdale College to discuss James Joyce's 'Ulysses.'

32 MINJUN 9
Comments
'Ulysses' by James Joyce

'Notes from Underground' by Fyodor Dostoevsky

John J. Miller is joined by Jessica Hooten Wilson of John Brown University to discuss Fyodor Dostoevsky's 'Notes from Underground.'

31 MINJUN 3
Comments
'Notes from Underground' by Fyodor Dostoevsky

'The Rough Riders' by Theodore Roosevelt

John J. Miller is joined by Thomas Bruscino of the U.S. Army War College to discuss Theodore Roosevelt's 'The Rough Riders.'

34 MINMAY 26
Comments
'The Rough Riders' by Theodore Roosevelt
the END
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