Author Archives: E.J. Hutchinson
Through the character Iago, Shakespeare explored how depravity can be born from mere boredom.
The right should admit it doesn’t have all the answers and resist the impulse to run other people’s lives.
The idea that we can appreciate ancient Greece and Rome without learning their languages was once unfathomable.
It’s a pleasure that infuses life with richness and it’s available for the price of a library card.
But they may yet forestall our base urges and make good citizens out of us. Cable news can never accomplish that.
He couldn’t save the Roman republic, but his writing crossed centuries to help inspire ours.
from The American Conservative