Conversation with Harvey Mansfield X
On Bill James, Agatha Christie, Donald Westlake and what we can learn from crime and mysteries.
00:15 - 22:20
Why should we read the British comedic writer P.G. Wodehouse? Harvey Mansfield explains.
22:20 - 33:18
Kristol and Mansfield consider the contribution of the late political scientist James Q. Wilson.
33:18 - 43:52
Not only a great statesman, Winston Churchill was an important writer. Mansfield explains.
43:52 - 57:58
Harvey Mansfield interprets Jonathan Swift’s great Gulliver’s Travels as a critique of modern science.
57:58 - 1:18:23