Rod Dreher

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Posts tagged “architecture”

Art & Religion Need Each Other

The relationship is more intimate and necessary than you may think.

Posted September 10th, 2014

Is God A New Urbanist?

Conor Dugan reviews architect and Notre Dame architecture professor Philip Bess’s wonderful …

Posted July 3rd, 2014

The Architectural Spirit Of The Liturgy

Wilfred McClay, in Why Place Matters: As Winston Churchill famously declared during …

Posted March 26th, 2014

The Metaphysical Architect

In his essay in the new book Why Place Matters, Notre Dame architecture …

Posted March 26th, 2014

The Crunchy Con Nicole Curtis

Justin Raimondo writes a lovely tribute to Nicole Curtis, who rehabilitates old …

Posted February 12th, 2014

When Is It OK To Destroy Buildings?

Why are some buildings more beautiful and life-giving than others?

Posted December 2nd, 2013

Marriage, Memory, & The Work Of Local Culture

What does throwaway architecture have to do with throwaway marriage? Brandon McGinley …

Posted November 12th, 2013

The Hidden Work Of Culture

Ta-Nehisi Coates writes that living in Paris requires effort — physical effort, …

Posted August 6th, 2013

McMansions Of The Canadian Prairie

R.J. Snell pays a visit to the little town on the Canadian …

Posted January 16th, 2013

Beauty From Tyranny

I prefer the more higgledy-piggledy English style of garden to the far …

Posted October 9th, 2012

God and Geometry

That view is from the chapter house of York Minster in York, …

Posted August 20th, 2012