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Impertinent Questions

Lewis Hyde

Impertinent Questions with Lewis Hyde

On the "commons" of intellectual property.

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Impertinent Questions with David Cartwright

Was Arthur Schopenhauer a dog person?

Impertinent Questions with John B. Hench

On how books were used as weapons.

Laura Claridge, author of Emily Post: Daughter of the Gilded Age

Impertinent Questions with Laura Claridge

On the private life of Emily Post.

Duane W. Roller, professor emeritus of Greek and Latin at Ohio State University

Impertinent Questions with Duane W. Roller

On the elusive Cleopatra.

Edwin L. Battistella

Impertinent Questions with Edwin L. Battistella

On the self-help career of grammarian Sherwin Cody.

Melvin I. Urofsky

Impertinent Questions with Melvin I. Urofsky

On the life of Supreme Court Justice Louis D. Brandeis.

Marguerite Rippy

Impertinent Questions with Marguerite Rippy

On the creative life of Orson Welles.

Kathleen Fitzpatrick

Impertinent Questions with Kathleen Fitzpatrick

On scholarly communities in the digital age.

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Impertinent Questions with Alan Houston

On the cosmopolitan Benjamin Franklin.