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Leigh Interviews Anthony Esolen

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Welcome to another exciting season of Leigh@Lunch!

Please join Leigh!@Lunch this week as Leigh interviews Anthon Esolen, author of 10 Ways to Destroy the Imagination of Your Child.

Anthony M. Esolen is a professor of English at Providence College and translator of classic works, as well as writer for magazines including the Claremont Review and Touchstone, of which he is a senior editor. He has translated Dante's Divine Comedy, Lucretius' On the Nature of Things, and Torquato Tasso's Jerusalem Delivered. Dr. Esolen graduated summa cum laude from Princeton University in 1981. He pursued graduate work from the University of North Carolina, receiving his M.A. in 1981 and his Ph.D. in 1987. He taught at the University of North Carolina from 1985 to 1988 and then at Furman University from 1988 to 1990. He began teaching at Providence College in 1990, becoming a full professor in 1995. Along with teaching, Esolen has published articles and books on a regulat basis. He has also served as an editor with Touchstone Magazine. We are excited to have Dr. Esolen on this week's show to talk about his book, 10 Ways to Destroy the Imagination of Your Child.

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