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Posts tagged “small towns”

The Little Way Of Allen Levi

A reader bought a copy of singer-songwriter Allen Levi’s song “I Did …

Posted February 10th, 2014

Seeing Mayberry With Clear Eyes

Michael Shaffer makes a good point about how our public discourse often …

Posted October 28th, 2013

To Be Placeless In Place

Matthew Lee Anderson likes his Mere Orthodoxy colleague Jake Meador’s take on …

Posted October 24th, 2013

TV Ruins Local Culture

An Evans-Manning Award For Great Comment to commenter Mohammad, who posted this …

Posted October 21st, 2013

No Economy, No Community

Without a healthy local economy, none of the rest of what we love culturally is sustainable.

Posted October 3rd, 2013

Obama, West, And Anti-Political Politics

A Waco reader writes: You need to watch the speech Obama gave …

Posted April 26th, 2013

What You Bring To ‘Little Way’

Chicago-based writer Kevin Nance, reviewing The Little Way Of Ruthie LemingĀ in USA …

Posted April 8th, 2013

Small Towns In The Movies

Terry Teachout observes that it’s hard to find accurate representations of small-town …

Posted January 2nd, 2013

The End Of Gilbert

A Louisiana expat sends this story of a small north Louisiana town …

Posted September 24th, 2012

Rootless Man Blames Self For US Decline

There are some really excellent responses on the “What’s Your Theory of …

Posted July 24th, 2012

Art, Creativity, and Small Towns

Anna Macedo is an artist and graphic designer who works out of …

Posted July 21st, 2012