Dangerous Corner, 1932; An Inspector Calls, 1945, among numerous other works) comments on the WWII evacuation from Dunkirk in this June 1940 BBC broadcast.
• Sharan Newman discussed her new nonfiction book The Real History of the End of the World with Fred Stella on Common Threads (part 1 here, part 2 here).
• This invoice reveals that the Library of Congress ordered, among other items, the Psychical Research Society Journal, which was being shipped via the Lusitania in 1914. (thank you to PhiloBiblos)
• This piece for the Australian Broadcasting Co.'s Book Show discusses the importance of place in the crime novel.
About the image: Alastair Sim in An Inspector Calls (dir. Guy Hamilton, 1954)