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 cultural values, philosophy, secrecy in a Republic, and thoughts on the loss of a great Imaginative Conservative – George W. Carey. Pour a cup of coffee, light a pipe or warm a scone, and immerse yourself in the wit and wisdom of these essays.
- Science and Spirit: Beyond the Wasteland, by David L. Schindler
- How I am Learning to Love Earthquakes, by Leonie Caldecott
- Welcome to the Mental Ward: Contradictory Values Syndrome, by Anthony Esolen
- The Top Ten Greatest Operas, by Stephen Klugewicz
- Civic Engagement: Making Students Partisan Activists, by Peter Lawler
- Not So Brave New World, by Bruce Frohnen
- Home: The Little Things, by John Willson
- The White City: Or, Why the Inklings Matter, by Bradley J. Birzer
- George W. Carey, An Imaginative Conservative (1933-2013), by W. Winston Elliott III
- On the Imagination, by Eva Brann
- Russell Kirk and the Lost Crusaders, by Stephen Masty
- Philosopher-Poet of the Rednecks: Donald Davidson and the Defense of the Agrarian South, by Mark Malvasi
- Secrecy and Disobedience in a Republic, by Peter Rieth
- John Locke and Conservatism: Indispensable or Antithetical?, by Gregory Collins
- The Humanities in a Digital Age: Online Higher Education, by Daniel McInerny
Books on the people and topics discussed in these essays from June 22-28, 2013, may be found in The Imaginative Conservative Bookstore.
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W. Winston Elliott III is Editor-in-Chief of The Imaginative Conservative.