Rod Dreher

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Posts tagged “place”

Deep France

Traveling in a land and among a people steeped in grace and tradition

Posted July 7th, 2015

Building Shelters Along the Pilgrim Path

Bruce Frohnen and the problem of setting down roots

Posted April 30th, 2015

The Geography Of Ideological Partisanship

It turns out that a well-known stereotype is true: “Imagine for a …

Posted June 13th, 2014

Wherever You Go, There You Aren’t

Toward the end of the Walker Percy Weekend panel on a sense …

Posted June 9th, 2014

The Habitus Of Ruthie Leming

Earlier this week, in conversation with theologian James K.A. Smith, he quoted …

Posted March 20th, 2014

Stay Home. Write There.

Poet Sandra Beasley says that you don’t have to leave home and …

Posted January 30th, 2014

Marriage, Memory, & The Work Of Local Culture

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

Posted November 12th, 2013

Healing Places, Thin Places

One of you forwarded me a link to a Krista Tippett interview …

Posted November 1st, 2013

Revealed! I’m Secretly A Damn Y…Y…Yan…

I updated the Three Psychological Regions of America post to include this …

Posted October 24th, 2013

Fun With Temporal Displacement

Last week in Amsterdam, I walked around with my friend Max, and …

Posted June 10th, 2013

The Cost Of Sticking

Alan Jacobs is a big Wendell Berry admirer, but he does not …

Posted May 29th, 2013

The Limitations Of Place

Ross Douthat, continuing the conversation about place, stability, and happiness: As a …

Posted May 22nd, 2013

Idols And Counterfeit Gods

An enthusiastic reader of The Little Way Of Ruthie Leming writes: I …

Posted May 7th, 2013

Should You Move To The City?

Alan Jacobs cites the extraordinary example of New York City pastor Tim …

Posted May 4th, 2013

More Theory? More Cowbell!

Russell Arben Fox, who loved The Little Way Of Ruthie Leming, now …

Posted April 29th, 2013

Should You Stay Or Should You Go?

The other day I did an interview with the Acculturated podcast folks, …

Posted March 18th, 2013

Health And A Sense Of Place

I’ve written before about how the cabin in the orchard where I …

Posted March 11th, 2013