Volume 1, Number 3 (Spring 1961)
Best of the Bookman 11 December 2011
For Our Time
- This review essay from one of our first editions in 1961 looks at an anthology of Edmund Burke.
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.
Hitchens: A Look at a Skeptic
An American Arcadia Made Accessible
Sarah Phelps Smith
Our Real Constitution—And What Happened to It
Endo and the Challenge of Orthodoxy
A Guide to the Nightmare Countries
The Art of Sinking in Poetry
The University Bookman is joining Fordham University in hosting the award-winning poet and critic A. M. Juster on Monday, February 6, 2017 at 6:00pm on Fordham’s Lincoln Center campus (McMahon Hall, Rm. 109; use the entrance on West 60th Street and Columbus Avenue in Manhattan). Juster will speak on “Riddles, Elegies, and Satires: Adventures in Translation.” The event is free and open to the public and registration is not required. We are also planning a second event in May on the humanities. Watch this space for more details. (27 Dec 2016)