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Books and Arts - Separate stories podcast

ABC Radio National

Arts, Literature, Performing Arts, Visual Arts

Join Michael Cathcart and Sarah Kanowski for ABC Radio National's Books and Arts: Australia's only national broadcast devoted to literature and the arts.

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When and why did we start to love books?

August 8th, 2015

Episode 664 of 1484 episodes

Deidre Lynch, Professor of English at Harvard University, has written a fascinating study on the history of our feelings for literature in Loving Literature: A Cultural History.

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