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Posts tagged “Flannery O'Connor”

The Family Jewels

An Australian craftswoman who turns dead babies into sentimental bangles

Posted May 5th, 2017

Opioids Are The Opiate Of The People

A culture devoted to the pursuit of pleasure as the ultimate good guarantees its misery

Posted March 28th, 2017

Our Lord of the Electric Blanket

How to raise kids who leave the Christian faith

Posted October 9th, 2015

The Christ-Haunted Drugstore

Flannery O’Connor and the cash-register prophecy

Posted June 18th, 2015

Dante, in the ‘Depths Not Otherwise Possible’

Ralph C. Wood reviews ‘How Dante’ for Christianity Today

Posted May 27th, 2015

We, the Essential Freaks

What Flannery O’Connor and Dante Alighieri knew about the right kind of horror

Posted April 14th, 2015

The Heretic Hunters of Liberal Christianity

COEXIST — or face the consequences, you infidel

Posted February 12th, 2015

What Would Flannery Do?

Of Hillbilly Thomists, Dr. Fishwife, stiffened giblets, and not wasting your life on trash.

Posted August 29th, 2014

Is This Subsidy Good For Christian Art?

Sam M. sends along an interesting story from the Hollywood Reporter. Excerpt: …

Posted February 15th, 2014

The Land Of Sickness

Flannery O’Connor: “I have never been anywhere but sick. In a sense …

Posted January 15th, 2014

The Rise & Fall Of Catholic Writing

In a powerful essay in First Things, the poet Dana Gioia despairs …

Posted December 6th, 2013

Colin Brown Has Two Questions

Colin Brown, over at Signpostings, a Walker Percy-esque blog, offers five questions …

Posted August 13th, 2013