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Our beloved Book Club has already featured one Great Novel that was kind of a snooze, and one International Bestseller that completely sucked. But who’s to say? What makes a book great, and what makes it “a classic,” and – most importantly – how can we sound smart at parties when literature comes up? The University of Chicago’s Dr. Timothy Campbell is here to sort it all out. Plus, open wide – it’s time for another tasty round of Potluck Info Party!


Dr. Timothy Campbell

Associate Professor & Director of Undergraduate Studies

Department of English Language & Literature and the College

University of Chicago


Chris Mogni


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