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 from imaginative conservatives that provided an in depth look at race, religion, great odysseys, memorials, and myth. Pour a cup of coffee, light a pipe or warm a scone, and immerse yourself in the wit and wisdom of these essays.
- Do You Know What an Odyssey Is?, by Eva Brann
- William Gaston, Race, and Religion in North Carolina, by Stephen Klugewicz
- Reflections on St. John’s College: The Conservative Contrarian, by Shaun Rieley
- Will the Future be very Superficial?, by Irving Babbitt
- The Bystander President, by Patrick Buchanan
- Memorial Day: Remembering, Gratitude and our Duty to the Republic, by Winston Elliott, III
- This Memorial Day Let Us Remember April 19, 1775, by Bradley Birzer
- Decoration Day, Memorial Day & Fallen Heroes, by Peter Lawler
- A Meditation on Malick’s Tree of Life & Voegelin’s Philosophy of Consciousness, by Christopher Morrissey
- A Laugh a Minute in Europe: Swedish Riots & Ideological Lunacy, by Stephen Masty
- Christopher Dawson: Quotable & Admirer of the Saints, by Winston Elliott, III
- Who Closed the American Mind?: Allan Bloom, Burke, & Multiculturalism, by Patrick Deneen
- What is Normal? Culture Wars & the Boy Scouts, by Bruce Frohnen
- Reflections on Leadership, by George Panichas
- My Life with Ronald. Well, ok, Professor Tolkien, by Bradley Birzer
- Frankenstein: Prometheus Mythic & Modern, by Sean Fitzpatrick
- The Empires of the Sun and the West, by Eva Brann
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