Rod Dreher

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Posts tagged “the South”

Regional Novels, Explained

Your shortcut to understanding the literature of the South, New England, California, and Scotland

Posted September 10th, 2015

Loving the South

It’s a complicated affair. Yankees wouldn’t understand.

Posted June 25th, 2015

Down with the Confederate Flag

The historical baggage is too heavy to continue carrying

Posted June 20th, 2015

Ancestor Worship & Honor Culture

The true religion of the American South

Posted March 31st, 2015

When ISIS Ran the American South

When the barbarians who burned people alive and celebrated it publicly were us

Posted February 10th, 2015

Tomasky’s Boob Bait for Latte Liberals

Angry liberal columnist: ‘Please secede, Southerners, you backward, racist poltroons’

Posted December 9th, 2014

Clinging To Guns, Religion, Conservatism — And Happiness

Louisiana is the happiest state, and the South is the happiest region. …

Posted July 21st, 2014

The Figs Are Here

  It’s the most wonderful time of the year for fig lovers. …

Posted July 17th, 2014

Media, Mystery, And The South

The Atlantic’s James Fallows and his wife Debra have been reporting lately …

Posted June 9th, 2014

Sounds Like Robertsons Are Gonna Walk

From the Duck Commander website tonight: We want to thank all of …

Posted December 19th, 2013

Shame, Honor, And The South

So, I’m just home from the trip. I had a great time …

Posted October 3rd, 2013

Understanding The South

My priest, who will before too much longer finish his first year …

Posted September 13th, 2013

Walker Percy, Writers, & The Advantages Of Place

From an interview with Walker Percy: You don’t consider yourself a Southern …

Posted September 10th, 2013

Race, Gay Rights, & The Power Of Enforced Forgetting

We’ve had a friend from DC staying with us the past two …

Posted August 19th, 2013

The Seine, The Mississippi

Ta-Nehisi Coates and I are two American writers who come from very …

Posted August 12th, 2013

The Changing Mind Of The South

Commenting on W.J. Cash’s 1941 classic The Mind of the South, and …

Posted August 7th, 2013

Summer’s Bounty

That’s what I’ve been doing today, picking figs off the tree by …

Posted July 25th, 2013