This week The Imaginative Conservative provided a thoughtful look at the world of economics and government, world and American history, politics, classic literature, culture, Christianity, and the moral imagination. Included were outstanding essays that considered soulcraft, artistic decadence, and the art of living conservatism. Pour a cup of coffee, light a pipe or warm a scone, and immerse yourself in the wit and wisdom of these essays.
- Featured Book: Robert Nisbet & The Quest for Community
- A Review: “Look Homeward, America”, by Jack Shifflett
- Let Us Publically Recognize the Yeoman Aristocracy: Reflections on Shop Class as Soulcraft and Householding, by C.R. Wiley
- Artistic Decadence in Meiji Japan: Lessons for the Modern West, by Stephen Masty
- The Dangers of Egalitarianism in a Democracy, by Louis Markos
- On The Recovery of the Liberal Arts, by Bradley G. Green
- Our Constitutional Tradition: A Reminder, by Bruce Frohnen
- Featured Book: The Politically Incorrect Guide to Western Civilization, by Anthony Esolen
- The Sequester That Saved the Economy, by Brian Domitrovic
- “Unfit for the Age”: Charles Gayarré, the Conservative as Satirist, by Stephen Klugewicz
- Humans Fully Living…Why I Love Books by James Schall, by Robert Woods
- A Century Ago: 1913 Worst Year Ever, by John Willson
- Did Walker Percy Really Write the Last Self-Help Book?, by Peter Lawler
- Stoicism & Incarnationalism, by Bradley Birzer
- The Imaginary Abe Lincoln, by Joseph Sobran
- Practicing Tolerance: A Reconsideration for Our Day, by David Davis
Books on the people and topics discussed in these essays may be found in The Imaginative Conservative Bookstore.
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