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 focused on the problem of modernity, tragedy, and how conservatives should respond. Pour a cup of coffee, light a pipe or warm a scone, and immerse yourself in the wit and wisdom of these essays.
The Lonely Self? (Walker Percy vs. Carl Sagan), by Peter Lawler
Reading Russell Kirk’s Prospects for Conservatives, by Jeffrey Hart
Confirmation, or What is Truly Important, by Bruce Frohnen
Russell Kirk: An Old House Dies With Love and Honor, by Russell Kirk
Wit & Wisdom of Imaginative Conservatives (April 13-19), by Winston Elliott
Jobs 2.0, by Bradley Birzer
The Problem of Modernity & the Boston Marathon Bombing, by Mark Malvasi
An Open Letter From an Eagle Scout, by Nathan Finn
America the Tragic, by Peter Rieth
The Gospel & the Intellectual Life, by Bradley Green
For Saxons, Think Americans and Wonder, by Stephen Masty
Now We Know Where the Inflation Went, by Brian Domitrovic
Conservative Credo, by Barbara Elliott
Loss of Community Means More Power for The State, by Mike Church
The Relevance of Albert Speer: Decent Citizens in an Indecent Society?, by Matthew Anger
Books on the people and topics discussed in these essays may be found in The Imaginative Conservative Bookstore.
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