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Posts in category “Books”

Benedict Option In Italy

Sardinia, Rome, Milan, Bologna, Genoa: a schedule of the public events of my upcoming Italian book tour

Posted September 3rd, 2018

Whisky Priests Vs. Cyanide Clerics

Sam Greene, Graham Greene, and the limits of cracked vessels of grace

Posted August 7th, 2018

The Prophetic Houellebecq

The French novelist can be hard to read, but nobody has a better read on the maladies of our time

Posted July 13th, 2018

It’s Walker Percy Weekend 2018

Greetings from West Feliciana — and a special bonus from Mars Hill Audio

Posted June 1st, 2018

Searching For Ithaca

He believes in God, or at least a God. What he longs for is home

Posted June 1st, 2018

Walker Percy & In-Breakings Of Grace

Finding reasons to live and to love in the ruins. Also, bourbon on the back porch

Posted May 16th, 2018

Farewell, Tom Wolfe

The great American journalist has died at 88

Posted May 15th, 2018

That’s Despair?

Of crawfish, beer, and living with love and hope in the ruins — according to Walker Percy

Posted May 1st, 2018

Walker Percy Weekend 2018 Poster

Just out. That’s Shelby Foote and Walker Percy in 1986. Are you …

Posted April 26th, 2018

Alan Jacobs In America

A profile of one of the foremost Christian humanist thinkers of our time

Posted April 25th, 2018

Francis: Being The Change He Wants

An interview with Ross Douthat about his critical new book about the Pope

Posted March 27th, 2018

Finding Grace At Walker Percy Weekend

A poetic reverie under the live oaks in a Southern cemetery

Posted March 22nd, 2018

The Walker Percy Option

A way of living in modernity for bad Catholics and fellow travelers

Posted February 7th, 2018

Underestimating American Collapse

Something we refuse to see leaves us vulnerable to something we do not understand

Posted January 26th, 2018

Learning From ‘Bad’ Books & People

Truth is not always spoken by nice, moral people. Name some that are important to pay attention to

Posted January 26th, 2018

Linker, Liberalism, Deneen

Does classical liberalism have within it the sources of its own regeneration?

Posted January 22nd, 2018

The Story Of God

Douthat: ‘We’re living in the Iliad or Odyssey of heaven’

Posted January 18th, 2018