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Posts in category “Books”

A Poem For Sunday Morning

James Matthew Wilson, revealer of hidden profundities

Posted November 18th, 2018

John Gray & Einstein’s Library

A witty new book by an atheist, criticizing most kinds of atheism

Posted November 8th, 2018

Ignat Solzhenitsyn At Notre Dame

An interview with the son of Aleksandr

Posted November 1st, 2018

Secret Of A Moscow Wine Cellar

The barbarity of egalitarianism, as seen in the basement of a fictional Russian hotel

Posted October 30th, 2018

Jim Jones & Harvey Milk: The Secret History

Cult City reveals how 1970s San Francisco led to Jonestown

Posted October 15th, 2018

Maps And Legends From The Inklings

Eighth Day Books is having its Inklings Oktoberfest — and a cartography contest

Posted October 14th, 2018

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