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Encore Booknotes: David Denby "Great Books: My Adventures with Homer, Rousseau, Woolf and Other Indestructible Writers of the Western World"

David Denby

About the Program

David Denby sat down for an interview in 1996 to talk about "Great Books." The author returned to his alma mater, Columbia University, to retake a western canon course. Mr. Denby outlines the curriculum of the course and recounts how the literature covered in the class has shaped both his personal and professional life.

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David Denby

David Denby is a film critic for the New Yorker.
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Encore Booknotes: David Denby "Great Books:  My Adventures with Homer, Rousseau, Woolf and Other Indestructible Writers of the Western World"

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Past Airings

  • Saturday, December 10th at 6pm (ET)
  • Saturday, April 11th at 6pm (ET)
  • Saturday, December 31st at 7pm (ET)
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