The Englewood Review of Books Podcast

Welcome to the homepage for the ERB podcast, an ongoing, thoughtful conversation about the reading life brought to you by the editors and contributors to the Englewood Review of Books. Hosted by Jen Pollock Michel, and joined by a rotating cast of ERB contributors, panelists discuss how they engage in reading, what it means to read well, and of course the books and writers they enjoy. Expect lively discussions about books from all genres, from a rotating group of writers and readers who care about reading well.

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Episode 1 – Introduction – With John Wilson

Episode 2 – With Amy Peterson and Tim Hoiland

Episode 3 – With John Wilson and Stina Kielsmeier-Cook

Episode 4 – With Meghan Florian

Episode 5 – With Ashley Hales Brandon O’Brien (COVID-19 Pandemic – Part 1)

Episode 6 – With Karen Swallow Prior and John Wilson (COVID-19 Pandemic – Part 2)

Episode 7 – With Alex Joyner and Karen Stiller

Episode 8 – With Mitali Perkins and Erin Wasinger (Children’s Literature)

Episode 9 – With Josina Guess and Cara Meredith

Episode 10 – With Esau McCaulley and David W. Swanson

Episode 11 – With Marlena Graves and Tim Soerens

Episode 12 – Roundup – John Wilson, Chris Smith, and Joel Wentz

Episode 13 – Katelyn Beaty and Al Hsu

Episode 14 – Lauren Winner and Marilyn McEntyre

Episode 15 – Tish Harrison Warren and Stina Kielsmeier-Cook

Episode 16 – Laura Fabrycky and Chris Smith

Episode 17 – Amy Peterson and Lee Camp

Episode 18 – Christina Bieber Lake and Matt Mikalatos (Joel Wentz, Host)

Episode 19 – Favorite Books of 2020 (with Sarah Arthur)

Episode 20 – Tania Runyan and Chris Smith

Episode 21 – Diana Gruver and Laura Fabrycky

Episode 22 – Reviewer Round-up: Ope Bukola and Jamie Hughes (Joel Wentz, Host)

Episode 23 – John Pattison and Christie Purifoy

Episode 24 – Editors’ Round-Up (Chris Smith, Erin Wasinger, John Wilson)

Episode 25 – A.J. Swoboda and Nijay Gupta (on Faith and Doubt)

Episode 26 – Lisa Deam and Christiana Peterson (on Christian Mystics)

Episode 27 – ERB Reviewers’ Round-Up: Sarah Blascovich Brown & Erin Feldman on the Inklings and more (Joel Wentz, Host)

Episode 28 – Liuan Huska and Amy Julia Becker

Episode 29 – Diana Butler Bass, David Dark, and Cathleen Falsani (Part 1 of 2)

Episode 30 – Diana Butler Bass, David Dark, and Cathleen Falsani (Part 2 of 2)

Episode 31 – Ashley Hales and Nathan Oates

Episode 32 – Hannah Anderson and Chuck DeGroat

Episode 33 – John Wilson and Tamara Hill Murphy (On Writing Book Reviews)

Episode 34 – Editor Round-Up (with John Wilson and Chris Smith)

Episode 35 – John Swinton and Andrew Root (Advent conversation on Time)

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