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- What’s the Point of Reference? A Berkshire Bookworld Roundtable PodcastWhat's the Point of Reference? A Berkshire Bookworld Roundtable PodcastClick here to listen.
- “This Is China” – a conversation with Professor Kerry BrownKerry Brown, a leading China scholar based in London, discusses the challenges of 2020 and the growing need to understand China and its history. Berkshire first published This Is China: The First 5,000 Years in 2010. Professor Brown has now updated the book in a second edition with a new chapter on recent developments. Listen to ...Click here to listen.
- First Look at the T S Eliot – Emily Hale Letters (podcast)In what one scholar called “the literary event of the decade,” on 2 January 2020, Princeton University Library opened up more than 1,100 letters that the Nobel-Prize-winning poet T.S. Eliot wrote over the course of three decades to an American speech professor and amateur actress named Emily Hale. The day became even more newsworthy when, later ...Click here to listen.