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New Senior Fellow

We are delighted to announce that James E. Person Jr. has been named a Senior Fellow of the Russell Kirk Center. Mr. Person is a long-time friend of the Center. He is a publishing manager, writer, and editor at large, and the author, among other books of Russell Kirk: A Critical Biography of a Conservative Mind (1999). Currently he is editing the forthcoming Selected Letters of Russell Kirk.

Feb 2012

The conservative believes that the individual is foolish, although the species is wise; therefore, unlike the confident intellectual, he declines to undertake the reconstruction of society and human nature.

Russell Kirk

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