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Review 6 September 2008
The Problem with the World is You?
Chuck Chalberg
God’s Politics: Why the Right Gets It Wrong and the Left Doesn’t Get it by Jim Wallis. New York: HarperCollins, 2005, 2006. 432 pages.
Review 29 July 2008
Removing the Judicial Mask
Gerald J. Russello
How Judges Think by Richard A. Posner (Harvard University Press, 2008), 387 pp, $29.95
Review 22 June 2008
A Stirring Defense of the Conversation
James Seaton
Education’s End: Why Our Colleges and Universities Have Given Up on the Meaning of Life by Anthony T. Kronman. Yale University Press (New Haven), 320 pages, hardcover, $27.50; 2007
Interview 13 May 2008
From National Executive to Therapist-in-Chief
an interview by the Editors
The Evolution of the Modern Presidency: An Interview with Gene Healy
Essay 19 April 2008
The Editors
Review 19 April 2008
Books in Little
The Editors
Essay 19 April 2008
The Truth about Roy Campbell
Russell Kirk
An excerpt from The Sword of Imagination: Memoirs of a Half-Century of Literary Conflict (Wm. B. Eerdmans; Grand Rapids, Mich.; 1995)
Review 19 April 2008
A Portrait of the Artist as an Exile: Dante Alighieri
James E. Person Jr.
Dante: The Poet, The Political Thinker, The Man by Barbara Reynolds. Shoemaker & Hoard (Emeryville, Calif.), 466 pp., $35.00 cloth, 2006
Review 19 April 2008
A University Lecture
Christopher O. Blum
The Regensburg Lecture by James V. Schall, S.J. St. Augustine’s Press (South Bend, Ind.), 174 pp., $20 cloth, 2007
Review 19 April 2008
Chicago and a New Schema for the Liberal Arts
Bryan Berry
Powers of the Mind: The Reinvention of Liberal Learning in America by Donald N. Levine. University of Chicago Press (Chicago), 299 pp., $39.00 cloth, 2006; $19.00 paper, 2007
Review 19 April 2008
To Serve with Honor
Thierry Giaccardi
Maurras, Le Chaos et l’Ordre by Stéphane Giocanti. Flammarion (Paris), 575 pp., $39.46 paper, 2006
Essay 19 April 2008
The Witness Revisited
Joseph S. Salemi
Whittaker Chambers and American Conservatism
Review 19 April 2008
The Presence of a Teacher
Michael Henry
A Path Remembered: The Lives of Gerhart and Lucie Niemeyer by Paul V. Niemeyer. ISI Books (Wilmington, Del.), 402 pp., $40.00 cloth, 2006
Review 19 April 2008
Error Has No Rights
John C. Pinheiro
Orestes Brownson: American Religious Weathervane by Patrick W. Carey. Wm. B. Eerdmans (Grand Rapids, Mich.), 448 pp., $29.00 paper, 2004

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The survival of any culture, or of the material fabric of civilization, requires vigorous imagination and readiness to sacrifice. By dullness and complacency are intellectual and social orders undone.

Russell Kirk


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