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Posts tagged “Dante”

On Time: ‘Arrival’

Is language the key to experiencing eternity? The sci-fi movie poses a philosophical challenge

Posted November 24th, 2016

A Professor In Post-Truth America

What happens when we believe we can create our own realities?

Posted November 17th, 2016

How Dante Can Save Conservative Intellectuals

Applying the lessons of the Commedia to the failures of the Right

Posted October 27th, 2016

Trump, Vows, & Treason

Why Donald Trump’s disloyalty to anything but himself is dangerous

Posted September 28th, 2016

The Necessity Of Trust

Dante Alighieri, Zygmunt Bauman, and the difficulty of building a solid life in liquid modernity

Posted September 13th, 2016

The Weight Of Home

Dante, Cavafy, and the meaning of all these Ithacas

Posted June 16th, 2016

At Holy Cross In Baltimore

Cherishing dear old friends and dear old places

Posted May 29th, 2016

Taste-And-See Orthodoxy

After a decade, discovering how much Eastern Christianity has sedimented in my bones

Posted May 25th, 2016

Dante & Change

Standing athwart metanoia yelling, ‘Stop!’

Posted April 26th, 2016

‘Bacon Is My Beatrice’

A Dante teacher’s analogy, a bumper sticker to remember

Posted April 9th, 2016

‘You Can See It All Over. It’s Unwinding’

The spreading malaise, the coming anarchy

Posted March 14th, 2016

Italian Invasion of Austin

Talks by me about St. Benedict of Nursia and Dante Alighieri

Posted March 4th, 2016

The Old Donkey in the Empire’s Ruins

Here’s hope: The Benedict Option is well under way in San Benedetto del Tronto

Posted March 1st, 2016

How Dante Can Make Your Lent

A guidebook for a Lenten journey of discovery, repentance, healing and victory

Posted January 31st, 2016

Re-Sacramentalizing My Life

How I learned to start seeing the world more sacramentally

Posted January 25th, 2016

Flood & Fatherhood

Dante and a meaningful anniversary on the bayou

Posted January 19th, 2016

There And Back Again

David Brooks, the Benedict Option, and the journey toward meaning

Posted January 13th, 2016