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 concerning history and plots, cultivating the imagination, theology and bureaucracy, art, and seeking truth. Pour a cup of coffee, light a pipe or warm a scone, and immerse yourself in the wit and wisdom of these essays.
- Word and Anti-Word: A Christian Humanist Meditation, by Bradley Birzer
- Story Telling & Judgment: Cultivating the Imagination, by Christopher Nelson
- The Road to Same-Sex Marriage was Paved by Rousseau, by Robert Reilly
- No Conservatism Without a Religious Foundation, by Russell Kirk
- Essence of Beauty, by Stratford Caldecott
- The Twentieth Century: An Historical Meditation, by Mark Malvasi
- C.S. Lewis: A Life, by Jonathan Huggins
- Putting the Arts into Practice: Renewing Western Culture, by Daniel McInerny
- Interview with Eva Brann of St. John’s College, by Gil Roth
- True Conservative or Aspiring Ubermensch?, by Stephen Masty
- To Seek Truth and to Serve It, by St. Maximilian Kolbe
- On Leisure & Culture: Why Human Things Exist & Why They Are “Unimportant”, by James Schall
- The Theology of Bureaucracy, by Michael Baumann
- Advice for Traditional Poets, by Stephen Masty
- Wisely Reading The Adages of Erasmus in Foolish Times, by Robert Woods
- Mel Bradford and Southern Agrarianism, by Sean Busick and Lee Cheek
- Philipp von Boeselager: Remembering the Plot Against Hitler, by Matthew Anger
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Winston Elliott III is the Editor-in-Chief of The Imaginative Conservative.
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