Lectures on Literature Podcast Episodes

Written by Vladimir Nabokov , Fredson Bowers , John Updike

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Episode No. 2 - Vladimir Nabokov's Lectures on Literature

Feeling Bookish - July 29, 2018 20:26 - 48 minutes ★★★★★ - 14 ratings
We revisit a classic this week. In the 1950s, Russian novelist Vladimir Nabokov had to teach literature at Cornell University to make ends meet. He lectured on canonical European authors and his lectures were eventually collected into this book. Nabokov takes an eccentric, personalized approach t...