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Review 8 January 2017
book cover Endo and the Challenge of Orthodoxy
Lee Oser
Silence: A Novel by Shūsaku Endō, translated by William Johnston. Picador Modern Classics, 2016. Paperback, 212+xxvi pages, $16.
Review 2 January 2017
book cover A Guide to the Nightmare Countries
Kenneth Hite
Horror: A Literary History edited by Xavier Aldana Reyes. The British Library, 2016. Hardcover, 232 pages, $30.
Review 1 January 2017
book cover The Art of Sinking in Poetry
Greg Morrison
The Billy Collins Experience by A. M. Juster. Kelsay Books, 2016. Paperback, 66 pages, $14.
To the Point 29 December 2016
Kirk Reoccupying the City
Russell Kirk
TO THE POINT: TUESDAY, OCTOBER 24, 1967
Review 25 December 2016
book cover Summoned to Greatness
William F. Meehan III
A Torch Kept Lit: Great Lives of the Twentieth Century by William F. Buckley Jr., edited by James Rosen. Crown Forum, 2016. Hardcover, 336 pages, $22.
Books in Little 22 December 2016
book cover Books in Little: Kauffman’s ‘Deplorable’ Americans
Thomas DePietro
America First! Its History, Culture, and Politics by Bill Kauffman. Prometheus Books, 2016. Paperback, 390 pages, $18.
To the Point 19 December 2016
Kirk Digging Up the Bones of Empire
Russell Kirk
TO THE POINT: WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 19, 1969
Review 18 December 2016
book cover To Paradise, By Way of Kensal Green
Eve Tushnet
The English Way: Studies in English Sanctity from St. Bede to Newman Edited by Maisie Ward, introduction by Bradley J. Birzer. Cluny Media, [1933] 2016. Paperback, 366 pages, $19.
On Letters and Essays 15 December 2016
image The Road to ‘Reunion’ Examined
James V. Schall, S. J.
Father Schall reviews a satirical essay from Ronald Knox on the union of world religions.
Review 11 December 2016
book cover Heroism Was Still Possible
Helen Andrews
¡No Pasarán!: Writings from the Spanish Civil War edited by Pete Ayrton. Pegasus, 2016. Hardcover, 448 pages, $26.
Review 8 December 2016
image Passos and Century’s End
Pedro Blas González
Century’s Ebb: The Thirteenth Chronicle by John Dos Passos. Gambit, 1975. Hardcover, 474 pages.
Review 4 December 2016
book cover A Samurai’s Hidden Gospel
Jason Morgan
A Christian Samurai: The Trials of Baba Bunkō by William J. Farge, SJ; Foreword by Kevin M. Doak. The Catholic University of America Press, 2016. Hardcover, 336 pages, $35.
Review 1 December 2016
book cover Taking Things as They Are
Lee Oser
Mr. Blue by Myles Connolly with an introduction by Stephen Mirarchi. Cluny Media, 2015. Paper, 198+xiv pages, $18.
Review 27 November 2016
book cover Sightings of an Endangered Species
Jake Meador
Poetry Night at the Ballpark and Other Scenes from an Alternative America: Writings, 1986–2014 by Bill Kauffman. Front Porch Republic Books, 2015. Paperback, 442 pages, $51.

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The ... conservative is concerned, first of all, for the regeneration of spirit and character—with the perennial problem of the inner order of the soul, the restoration of the ethical understanding, and the religious sanction upon which any life worth living is founded. This is conservatism at its highest.

Russell Kirk

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