Readers' Review: Emily Bronte's "Wuthering Heights"

Readers' Review: Emily Bronte's "Wuthering Heights"

The August Reader's Review panel discusses Emily Bronte's classic novel of romance and spite: "Wuthering Heights," set on the moors of nineteenth-century Yorkshire. They'll talk about why the tumultuous relationship between Cathy...

The August Reader's Review panel discusses Emily Bronte's classic novel of romance and spite: "Wuthering Heights," set on the moors of nineteenth-century Yorkshire. They'll talk about why the tumultuous relationship between Cathy and Heathcliff has fascinated readers for more than 150 years.

Guests

Lisa Page

freelance writer who teaches creative writing at George Washington University.

Jabari Asim

author, "What Obama Means: ...For Our Culture, Our Politics, Our Future;" editor-in-chief of "The Crisis," the NAACP magazine; author of "The N Word."

Sally Alexander

retired chair of the English department at Holton-Arms School in Bethesda, MD

John Plotz

associate professor of English at Johns Hopkins University and author of "The Crowd: British Literature and Public Politics" (University of California Press)

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