Rod Dreher

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Posts tagged “art”

Eyes That Watch For God

On cultivating hearts that watch and receive

Posted May 8th, 2018

The Story Of God

Douthat: ‘We’re living in the Iliad or Odyssey of heaven’

Posted January 18th, 2018

A Tale Of Two Photos

Art and the pursuit of deep truth

Posted May 1st, 2017

‘Destroy That Art!’ Cried The Woke Artists

Claim: Painting of black civil rights martyr by white artist too evil to be allowed to exist

Posted March 30th, 2017

Multiculturalism And Modernity

On the film Before The Rain, and the impossibility of living fully in modernity or tradition

Posted January 1st, 2017

Brokeback Mountain, Hamilton, Art

A lament for the way ideological passion and cultural politics ruin popular art

Posted November 20th, 2016

Growing Up With Sensual Religion

How the way we worshiped as a child orients us aesthetically towards the world

Posted April 29th, 2016

SJW Art Commissars

Who needs supine college administrators when students are willing to shackle their own minds?

Posted April 22nd, 2016

The Art $800 Million Would Buy

If you won the big Powerball jackpot, what art or cultural work would you commission?

Posted January 8th, 2016

Church as Holy Cave

Participating in Mystery in the world’s dark and quiet places

Posted December 16th, 2015

The Impossibility of Perfect Justice

Sherman Alexie agonizes over art and social justice

Posted September 15th, 2015

Walker Percy: Springsteen Fanboy

Two Catholic artists, pilgrims and wayfarers who just missed each other

Posted June 17th, 2015

How to Make a God Movie

There are good religious movies being made today — just not where you think

Posted March 20th, 2015

Learning to See

Pieper, Dante, and Del Noce on contemporary cultural blindness

Posted March 6th, 2015

How (Mostly) Not to Build a ‘Conservative Counterculture’

How should the Right should build its artistic counterculture? A respectful dissent

Posted February 25th, 2015

Shouting with a Still, Small Voice

Gregory Wolfe on contemporary Catholic literature and its discontented critics

Posted January 21st, 2015

Training the Mind

Aspiring to appreciate art and knowledge greater than what is immediately apparent

Posted January 21st, 2015