Rod Dreher

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Posts tagged “Dante”

Thinking, and the Big Divide

On learning to be and to see, despite the dragonish validity of modernity

Posted January 28th, 2015

Attention Dante Readers!

The Cook & Herzman course is on sale. Buy it, quick

Posted January 27th, 2015

How Bibliotherapy Works

Information that comes to us in story form rewires our brains

Posted January 21st, 2015

Italians: A Crazy Love

A new book criticizes and celebrates the rolling carnival that is Italy

Posted January 20th, 2015

Dante vs. Mao

How Dante helped a Ha Jin character survive the Cultural Revolution

Posted January 19th, 2015

Wired for Weirdness? Not If We Can Help It

If our young people have little capacity for awe, it’s because we have forced it out of them, says commenter

Posted January 19th, 2015

The Orthodox Dante

Why does the greatest Catholic literary work seem so Orthodox to this modern reader?

Posted January 15th, 2015

To Sleep, Finally

At the end of the Dante book project

Posted January 12th, 2015

What Do We Do After Liberalism?

Patrick Deneen on the world liberalism made — and unmade

Posted January 5th, 2015

Are You There, God?

A reader spent a year seeking faith, but did not find it

Posted December 30th, 2014

Blindness and Idol Worship

Lies, the ladies of Pyongyang, and the power of vanity to rob us of vision

Posted December 26th, 2014

Dante Book Mind-Melt

The value of an editor

Posted December 22nd, 2014

Christmas Book List

Which books are you going to give this year?

Posted December 10th, 2014

The Dante Club

How the poet and a teacher changed the lives of poor immigrant kids in San Francisco

Posted December 4th, 2014

Standing at The Gates of Hell

A sinner converted by Rodin channeling Dante

Posted December 2nd, 2014

Words of Conversion

Emile Zola, Dante Alighieri, and modern converts to Catholicism

Posted November 27th, 2014

Dante Book Tour ’15

Would you like me to come to your venue and talk about my book How Dante Can Save Your Life?

Posted November 24th, 2014