129. The Great Books Project with Dr. Jason Jewell

Thursday, November 3, 2016



Episode Summary

Dr. Jason Jewell joins Adam Camac to discuss his Great Books Project, Tolstoy’s War and Peace, Gibbon’s The History of the Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire, Plato, Aristotle, Shakespeare, and more.

About the Guest

Dr. Jewell is the chairman of the Department of Humanities and an associate professor at Faulkner University. He is a faculty member at LibertyClassroom.com and edits the Journal of Faith and the Academy with Josh Fullman.

You can follow his work on his blog, The Western Tradition, on Facebook, and on Twitter. You can learn more about his university programs at Studyliberalarts.org.

Biographical information is from westerntradition.wordpress.com.

Related Articles
1. Plato’s Command-and-Control Utopia by Richard Ebeling (September 23, 2016)
2. Plato Wasn’t Fully Liberal but Nor Was He a Totalitarian by Aeon Skoble (September 25, 2016)

Resources Mentioned
1. The Western Tradition Blog
2. Great Books Project
3. Liberty Classroom
4. The American Conservative Magazine

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