The Great Books

Literature

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

Location:

New York City, NY

Description:

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

Twitter:

@NRPodcasts

Language:

English

Contact:

212-679-7330


Episodes

Episode 261: 'Winter in Moscow' by Malcolm Muggeridge

1/31/2023
John J. Miller is joined by Michael D. Aeschliman to discuss Malcolm Muggeridge's book, 'Winter in Moscow.'

Duration:00:33:46

Episode 260: The Stories of Constance Fenimore Woolson

1/24/2023
John J. Miller is joined by Anne Boyd Rioux to discuss the works of Constance Fenimore Woolson.

Duration:00:35:39

Episode 259: 'The Wife of Bath's Tale' by Geoffrey Chaucer

1/17/2023
John J. Miller is joined by Marion Turner of the University of Oxford to discuss Geoffrey Chaucer's 'The Wife of Bath's Tale.'

Duration:00:38:45

Episode 258: 'The Lusiads,' by Luís Vaz de Camões

1/10/2023
John J. Miller is joined by Carlos Bobone to discuss Luís Vaz de Camões's 'The Lusiads.'

Duration:00:29:07

Episode 257: 'Bulfinch's Mythology' by Thomas Bulfinch

1/3/2023
John J. Miller is joined by Holly Ordway of the Word on Fire Institute and Houston Christian University to discuss 'Bulfinch's Mythology' by Thomas Bulfinch.

Duration:00:33:15

Episode 256: 'The Nativity Story of the Gospels'

12/13/2022
John J. Miller is joined by Justin Jackson of Hillsdale College to discuss 'The Nativity Story of the Gospels.'

Duration:00:32:43

Episode 255: 'The Souls of Black Folk' by W. E. B. DuBois

12/6/2022
John J. Miller is joined by Angel Adams Parham of the University of Virginia to discuss W. E. B. DuBois's book, 'The Souls of Black Folk.'

Duration:00:35:26

Episode 254: 'Lost Horizon' by James Hilton

11/29/2022
John J. Miller is joined by Cat Baab-Muguira to discuss James Hilton's book, 'Lost Horizon.'

Duration:00:31:57

Episode 253: The Essays of Addison and Steele

11/22/2022
John J. Miller is joined by Loraine Murphy to discuss the essays of Joseph Addison and Richard Steele.

Duration:00:34:23

Episode 252: 'The Book of the City of the Ladies' by Christine de Pizan

11/15/2022
John J. Miller is joined by Jessica Hooten Wilson of Pepperdine University to discuss Christine de Pizan's book, 'The Book of the City of the Ladies.'

Duration:00:31:23

Episode 251: The Poetry of Robert Frost

11/8/2022
John J. Miller is joined by James Matthew Wilson of the University of St. Thomas to discuss the poetry of Robert Frost.

Duration:00:33:38

Episode 250: 'Romeo and Juliet' by William Shakespeare

11/1/2022
John J. Miller is joined by Laura Bates of Indiana State University to discuss William Shakespeare's 'Romeo and Juliet.'

Duration:00:25:48

Episode 249: The Ghost Stories of Russell Kirk

10/25/2022
John J. Miller is joined by Bradley J. Birzer of Hillsdale College to discuss the ghost stories of Russell Kirk.

Duration:00:33:17

Episode 248: 'Declare' by Tim Powers

10/18/2022
John J. Miller is joined by Eleanor Bourg Nicholson to discuss Tim Powers's book, 'Declare.'

Duration:00:31:57

Episode 247: 'On the Ideal Orator' by Cicero

10/11/2022
John J. Miller is joined by Veronica Brooks of Hillsdale College to discuss Cicero's 'On the Ideal Orator.'

Duration:00:28:05

Episode 246: 'The Professor's House' by Willa Cather

10/4/2022
John J. Miller is joined by Dedra Birzer of Hillsdale College to discuss Willa Cather's, 'The Professor's House.'

Episode 245: 'The Baburnama'

9/27/2022
John J. Miller is joined by Sophie Ibbotson of the Royal Society for Asian Affairs to discuss 'The Baburnama.'

Duration:00:34:11

Episode 244: 'The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie' by Muriel Spark

9/20/2022
John J. Miller is joined by Christopher Scalia of the American Enterprise Institute to discuss Muriel Spark's book, 'The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie.'

Duration:00:30:16

Episode 243: 'The Book of Ruth'

9/13/2022
John J. Miller is joined by Pat Bart of Hillsdale College to discuss 'The Book of Ruth.'

Duration:00:34:46

Episode 242: 'The Star-Spangled Banner' by Francis Scott Key

9/6/2022
John J. Miller is joined by Mark Clague of the University of Michigan to discuss Francis Scott Key's 'The Star-Spangled Banner.'

Duration:00:35:59