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Sept. 19, 2022

443 Updating Bloom's Canon (with Bethanne Patrick)

443 Updating Bloom's Canon (with Bethanne Patrick)
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In 1994, Harold Bloom's magnum opus The Western Canon took up the critical cudgels on behalf of 26 writers declared by Bloom to be essential. In this episode, Bethanne Patrick (aka the Book Maven), literary critic and host of the new podcast Missing Pages, joins Jacke to propose some additions to Bloom's narrow list.

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