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Slate's Audio Book Club

Slate Magazine/Panoply

Arts, Literature

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Join Slate's critics for monthly discussions of new and important books. Read the book club selections and then listen in as our critics hold lively - and sometimes heated - debates about the works. Part of the Panoply Network.

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DoubleX Audio Book Club: Lydia Davis’ Translation of Madame Bovary

December 30th, 2010

Episode 52 of 119 episodes

Emily Bazelon, Hanna Rosin and Margaret Talbot discuss the new translation of Gustave Flaubert's nineteenth century French classic Madame Bovary. Relive your college days with this dissection of the original desperate housewife.

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