Listen to the latest ‘Off the Shelf’ podcast with William Claspy and Molly Berger

The latest episode of William Claspy’s “Off the Shelf” podcast features Molly Berger from the College of Arts and Sciences. Berger discusses her new book “Hotel Dreams: Luxury, Technology, and Urban Ambition in America, 1829-1929,” which focuses on how luxury hotels in the 19th century have come to represent the complexities of an emerging national urban culture in America.

Off the Shelf is a series of podcast interviews with Case Western Reserve University faculty authors, hosted by KSL librarian William Claspy.

Listen to or download the podcast now.