Ep. 0045: Philip Dru, Administrator
Philip Dru, Administrator: A Tale of Tomorrow, 1920-1935 is an attempted novel written by “Colonel” Edward Mandell House in 1912. It’s a book few have read (with good reason), but many have referenced. Here, Prof CJ gives you his lowdown on this literary monstrosity.
Join Prof CJ as he discusses:
- A brief synopsis of this novel
- Some of the themes found in it, with excerpts to illustrate some of them
- Some thoughts on the book’s literary merit (or lack thereof), again with illustrative excerpts
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