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The Great Books

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

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John J. Miller is joined by Christopher Busch of Hillsdale College to discuss John Steinbeck's 'The Grapes of Wrath.'

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    I look forward to each new installment.

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  • Great Books - and great presenter

    Really enjoy this show. John J Miller invites experts to advocate for their Great Book. more

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    John Miller does an exceptional job of asking the questions that allow his expert guests to share new insights about familiar texts. This podcast is also an excellent source of ideas for new reading material.

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