Rod Dreher

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Posts in category “Books”

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

The Nominalism Of Publishing

Joe Nocera at the NYT has a good column up this morning …

Posted May 31st, 2014

Malcolm Gladwell Vs. Amazon

The New York Times is doing a good job of keeping readers …

Posted May 31st, 2014