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Posts in category “Books”

Charles Featherstone’s Book

A reader of this blog has written a modern spiritual classic

Posted October 24th, 2014

Marilynne Robinson on Fear

The novelist says we are afraid to say what we really think about the sacred

Posted October 16th, 2014

Educating For Barbarism

In his column for The Catholic Thing, Anthony Esolen, the Catholic literature …

Posted August 7th, 2014

A Child’s Introduction To Publishing

My son Lucas, who is 10, has decided the time has come …

Posted August 4th, 2014

Our Friend In Need

You might remember reading Charles Featherstone’s incredible post in a comments thread …

Posted August 1st, 2014

A Roadtrip With Uncle Chuckie

  From the Cosimanian Orthodox Library comes one of Uncle Chuckie’s favorite …

Posted August 1st, 2014

Not Much Digital Future For You, Writer

If you think digital publishing is going to be the savior of …

Posted June 19th, 2014

What Are They Saying About Walker Percy Weekend?

Last night I wrote to Mary Pratt Percy Lobdell, one of Walker …

Posted June 9th, 2014

The People In My Town

And so, the festival is over. We ate like Cajun kings last …

Posted June 8th, 2014

Walker Percy Bourbon Tour: ‘This Is So Daddy’

You meet the nicest people at the Walker Percy Weekend, especially on …

Posted June 7th, 2014

Crawfish With Walker Percy

Well, if you weren’t here tonight, you missed a great time. Above, …

Posted June 6th, 2014

The Difference The Screen Makes

Peter Lawler, who is headed to St. Francisville this morning to spend …

Posted June 6th, 2014

Walker Percy Weekend Blog Meet-Up

Hey readers who are planning to be in St. Francisville for Walker …

Posted June 5th, 2014

Stephen Colbert Vs. Amazon

The Colbert ReportGet More: Colbert Report Full Episodes,The Colbert Report on Facebook,Video …

Posted June 5th, 2014

Needed: A Walker Percy Weekend Book Vendor

Just learned this afternoon that the Maple Street Book Shop, which was …

Posted June 4th, 2014

The Deathlessness Of Paper

Nicholas Carr says that everybody was predicting the end of printed books …

Posted June 4th, 2014

Roger Scruton Vs. Modernity

Rich indeed is Mervyn F. Bindle’s essay surveying the work of Roger …

Posted June 3rd, 2014