Rod Dreher

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Posts in category “A Sense of Place”

Home From Oz

Finally got back to the Great State this evening — bone-tired, but …

Posted May 22nd, 2019

Progressive Colonialism, Southern Discomfort

Are Yankee Millennials who move South entitled to live in a progressive culture like the one they left behind?

Posted May 19th, 2019

Rudolf Dobias At Home

A writer, former political prisoner, and mountain of a man. And, a repentant communist’s stone in the wall

Posted May 4th, 2019

Coffee With Timo And Petra

Life in post-communist Slovakia with two Catholic Millennials

Posted May 2nd, 2019

May Day In Bratislava

Meeting with a hero of the anti-communist resistance, and praying at a monument to Communism’s victims

Posted May 1st, 2019

This Be The Verse, Y’all

A farewell poem for a jug-eared kid about to be launched onto the world

Posted April 19th, 2019

The Past Is Another Country

Notre Dame de Paris arose from the love and faith of a different people. We’ve lost their grace

Posted April 19th, 2019

Hope In The Ruins

Notre Dame’s surviving rose window crowns a portal into mystery and redemption

Posted April 16th, 2019

Submission And Liberation In Ireland

An American cosmopolitan glimpses the value of surrendering to an older way of life

Posted April 12th, 2019

Alexandria Ocasio-Code-Switching

When in the Bronx, one talks as one learned how to do in the Bronx

Posted April 9th, 2019

Aunt Patsy’s Rainbow

A final farewell, written in the sky

Posted April 8th, 2019

Midwestern Floods: What Are You Seeing?

A call to readers in Nebraska and Iowa

Posted March 20th, 2019

Bed-Stuy Vs. Felicia The Degenerate

Brooklyn hero drives woke perv out of family neighborhood

Posted March 16th, 2019

Our Teachers, The Russian Novelists

They help us identify the evils of ideology — and resist

Posted March 14th, 2019

Fred Thomas & His Biscuit Make America Great

Do French people sing about croissants in cars? Hell to the no!

Posted February 23rd, 2019

What Does It Mean To Love America?

Reflections on patriotism in a time of alienation and decline

Posted February 14th, 2019

Walker Percy Weekend 2019

David Brooks, J.D. Vance, Walter Isaacson, and more. Tickets available now

Posted February 13th, 2019