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episode 82: Kim Adrian, "Dear Knausgaard: Karl Ove Knausgaard’s My Struggle" (Fiction Advocate, 2020)


In 2009, a novel was released in Norway with a fairly simple premise; the author would simply write about himself, his life and his attempts to write...


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episode 51: Thomas Richards Jr., "Breakaway Americas: The Unmanifest Future of Jacksonian America" (Johns Hopkins UP, 2020)


Richards argues that the map of North America was not preordained...


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episode 78: N. Achebe and C. Robertson, "Holding the World Together: African Women in Changing Perspective (U Wisconsin Press, 2019)


The contributors explore everything from issues of representation in novels and cinema, to political organizing, religious fundamentalism, slavery, love, and sexuality....


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episode 60: Daniel P. Aldrich, "Black Wave: How Networks and Governance Shaped Japan’s 3/11 Disasters" (U Chicago Press, 2020)


Aldrich illuminates two critical factors that had a direct influence on why survival rates varied so much across the Tōhoku region...


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episode 74: Greg Beckett, "There is No More Haiti: Between Life and Death in Port-au-Prince" (U California Press, 2019)


Beckett offers an examination of “crisis” in Haiti, and pushes back against the widespread racist idea that Haiti is inherently lawless by showing the ongoing production of disorder, the scripting of crisis, and the concatenation of disaster...


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episode 61: A Conversation with Seth Powell about Yogic Studies


What is "Yogic Studies"?


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episode 6: Russell J. A. Kilbourn, "The Cinema of Paolo Sorrentino: Commitment to Style" (Wallflower Press, 2020)


KIlbourn offers the first comprehensive study published in the English-speaking world on one of the most compelling figures in twenty-first century European film...


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episode 35: Anton Howes, "Arts and Minds: How the Royal Society of Arts Changed a Nation" (Princeton UP, 2020)


Over the past 300 years, The Royal Society for the Encouragement of Arts, Manufactures and Commerce has tried to improve British life in every way imaginable....


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episode 88: Michael Rectenwald, "Beyond Woke" (New English Review Press, 2020)


Rectenwald returns with his characteristic sharp wit and incisive analysis and continues to fine tune his critique of modern leftism...


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episode 773: Anne Lindsay, "Reconsidering Interpretation of Heritage Sites: America in the Eighteenth Century" (Routledge, 2020)


Lindsay explores a number of tourist attractions that play a crucial role in teaching Americans about their past...


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