WGR’s Summer Book List

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On this week’s show, we got summer reading recommendations from six scholars in the With Good Reason universe. For those following along at home, the full list is below. Have you read one of these? What did you think of it? Are you planning to read one? Let us know how it goes!

Inman Majors, James Madison University

Inman Majors, Penelope Lemon: Game On!

PG Wodehouse, The Code of the Woosters

Willa Cather, My Antonia

Erin Devine, Northern Virginia Community College

Rachel Middleman, Radical Eroticism: Women, Art and Sex in the 1960s

Tom Robbins, Still Life with Woodpecker

Sharon Jones, Radford University

Michelle Alexander, The New Jim Crow

Joan Williams, White Working Class

Michael Harrington, The Other America

Sheikh Kamarah, Virginia State University

William Wordsworth, Selected Poems

Niyi Osundare, City Without People: The Katrina Poems

Brent Hierman, Virginia Military Institute

Michael McFaul, From Cold War to Hot Peace: The Inside Story of Russia and America

Francis Spufford, Red Plenty

Stephanie Richmond, Norfolk State University

Laurel Thatcher Ulrich, A House Full of Females

Nnedi Okorafor, The Binti Series