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Book Club Of The Air

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Book Club Of The Air

Book Club Of The Air

Book Club Of The Air

Only Available in Archive Formats.

Tune in to the next Talk of the Nation for another meeting of the Book Club of the Air. The selection is McTeague by Frank Norris. Published almost 100 years ago, the book ushered in the 20th century with a heavy dose of American realism. It's the tale of an aspiring dentist, his wife, their obsession for gold, and their descent into corruption and greed. Guests: Dr. Lisa New Associate Professor of English, University of Pennsylvania Dr. Joseph McElrath Professor of English, Florida State University Secretary-Treasurer of the Frank Norris Society Listeners call in

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