Entitled Opinions is a literary talk show hosted by Robert P. Harrison, a professor of French and Italian at Stanford University. The show is available as a podcast. Topics range broadly on issues related to literature, ideas, and lived experience. Shows are typically a one-on-one conversation with a special guest about select topics or authors about which he or she is especially entitled to an opinion. Guests have included Nobel laureate Orhan Pamuk, Paul R. Ehrlich, Richard Rorty, Vinton Cerf, Shirley Hazzard, Colm Toibin, Andrei Linde, Marjorie Perloff, René Girard, Michel Serres, Kathleen Sullivan, Gwyneth Lewis, Tobias Wolff and many others. The program airs from the studios of KZSU, 90.1 FM, Stanford.

Entitled Opinions
Genreliterary talk show
Running timeca. 1 hr.
Country of originUnited States
Home stationKZSU
StarringRobert Harrison
Produced byChristy Wampole
Recording studioStanford, California
Original releaseSeptember 14, 2005 – August 9, 2013
Podcastfree at iTunes


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  • ""Echoes of the Phenomenon -- A conversation with Robert Pogue Harrison" e-journal interview". Image & Narrative: Vol. X, Issue 1. [e-journal]. Archived from the original on April 25, 2009. Retrieved 2009-05-03.

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