Dave Clark

Midnight's Child

Joseph Bottum, morning truant

Jul 6, 2015, Vol. 20, No. 41 • By JOSEPH BOTTUM

 

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I Still Blame the Communists

What explains the years of rage on campuses?

Jun 15, 2015, Vol. 20, No. 38

Bernini’s Rape of Persephone

Reading Ovid at Columbia

A Victorian solution for delicate sensibilities.

Jun 1, 2015, Vol. 20, No. 36

Duke Ellington, Ella Fitzgerald (ca. 1960)

I Got It Bad

Setting that certain feeling to music.

May 18, 2015, Vol. 20, No. 34

Tom LaBaff

Burning Fr. Neuhaus’s Diary

Joseph Bottum, book burner

May 18, 2015, Vol. 20, No. 34

David Clegg

Measure for Measure

Joseph Bottum refuses to convert.

Mar 16, 2015, Vol. 20, No. 26

An anti-fracking sign in Mora County

Fracking the Constitution

Secessionism on the left.

Feb 23, 2015, Vol. 20, No. 23

David Clark

The Lord of Misrule

Joseph Bottum counts the days until after Christmas.

Jan 5, 2015, Vol. 20, No. 17

Kim Hairston / Baltimore sun

Sermons for the King

Green in exchange for green.

Dec 15, 2014, Vol. 20, No. 14

Jori Bolton

The Dakota Directive

Joseph Bottum in The Snowball Identity

Dec 1, 2014, Vol. 20, No. 12

Dave Clegg

The Spiritual Shape of Political Ideas

How it is that we once again find ourselves rooting out sin, shunning heretics, and heralding the end times

Dec 1, 2014, Vol. 20, No. 12

Jori Bolton

Just the Facts, Ma’am

Joseph Bottum logs the facts of life.

Mar 3, 2014, Vol. 19, No. 24

Vincent of Lérins

Tradition Unbound

A church father gets an ideological makeover.

Jan 27, 2014, Vol. 19, No. 19

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Omnivorous Christmas

Joseph Bottum embraces Christmas clamor

Dec 30, 2013, Vol. 19, No. 16

‘Mother, Wilfred wrote a bad word!’

Uncivil Tongues

The evolution of forbidden language.

Dec 23, 2013, Vol. 19, No. 15

Hans Riegel, October 2009

Gimme Mein Gummi

Joseph Bottum, Der Gummibärchenkenner

Nov 4, 2013, Vol. 19, No. 08

Couple

Literary Postcards

The writer’s vocation in J. F. Powers’s correspondence.

Oct 21, 2013, Vol. 19, No. 07

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Waylaid in Malta

Sep 16, 2013, Vol. 19, No. 02

St. Augustine from the Langenzenn (Germany) City Church altar, ca. 1445

Augustine’s Mission

The right man, at the right time, for Christendom.

Sep 2, 2013, Vol. 18, No. 48

Jean Bethke Elshtain

A Christian Realist, par Excellence

Jean Bethke Elshtain, 1941-2013

Aug 26, 2013, Vol. 18, No. 47

David Clark

The Birds

Joseph Bottum, in mourning for peace

Jul 29, 2013, Vol. 18, No. 43

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