Conversation with Harvey Mansfield X

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  • CH. 1: On Crime and Mysteries

    On Bill James, Agatha Christie, Donald Westlake and what we can learn from crime and mysteries.

    00:15 - 22:20

  • CH. 2: P.G. Wodehouse

    Why should we read the British comedic writer P.G. Wodehouse? Harvey Mansfield explains.

    22:20 - 33:18

  • CH. 3: James Q. Wilson

    Kristol and Mansfield consider the contribution of the late political scientist James Q. Wilson.

    33:18 - 43:52

  • CH. 4: Winston Churchill as Writer

    Not only a great statesman, Winston Churchill was an important writer. Mansfield explains.

    43:52 - 57:58

  • CH. 5: Gulliver's Travels

    Harvey Mansfield interprets Jonathan Swift’s great Gulliver’s Travels as a critique of modern science.

    57:58 - 1:18:23