September 2020


Le Dimanche en Banlieue, Marcel Gromaire, 1927


We're All A Bit Sorry
THEODORE DALRYMPLE


Conversation and the Life of the Mind
SAMUEL HUX

Jerry Falwell, Jr. and the Tragedy of Christian Higher Education
STEPHEN BASKERVILLE

Hezbollah's Transnational Hunger War Tactics
ASTRID MATTAR HAJJAR


Hezbollah, Iran, and the Beirut Blast
JERRY GORDON and ROD REUVEN DOVID BRYANT

Joachim Du Bellay: Antiquités III
DAVID SOLWAY


Climate Change is Not the End of the World
ADAM SELENE


Our Musical Heritage and the Revolution
BOYD CATHEY

The Whig History of Immigration
RALPH BERRY

Nicolás Gómez-Dávila, Philosopher Extraordinaire

PEDRO BLAS GONZÁLEZ

On Revolutions
ROBERT BRUCE

The Movement for Black Lives vs. American Blacks for Solidarity with Israel
JERRY GORDON and ROD REUVEN DOVID BRYANT


On the Whims of John Cage and on Spaghetti Boiled on Stage
GUIDO MINA di SOSPIRO


Voter Fraud: The Ends Justify the Means
ARMANDO SIMÓN

A Midsummer Manhunt in the Mountains: A Reluctant Remembrance
JEFF PLUDE


Cancel Culture: Notre Dame and Hagia Sophia
JOHN HENRY

In the Darkeness, Something will Grow
ANDY THOMAS

A Note on Shakespearean Figures
JAMES COMO

13 Reasons Wokeness is Problematic
LEE DOUGLASS


Black Lies Matter: Liars and Bigots Don't Correct for Truth
MICHAEL ODOM

Why the Brain Loves Music

ROBERT LEWIS

Answer to Pilate
KENNETH FRANCIS

Turtle Mind
CARL NELSON

Black Women Don't Matter
G. MURPHY DONOVAN

The Wedding of High Art and Popular Culture: "Beauty that will Save the World" and "Which Upon Being Seen Pleases"
CHRISTOPHER GARBOWSKI

Making it Up
JUSTIN WONG


The Art of Nadine Gordimer
JILLIAN BECKER


STORIES & POETRY



Statements from Wang Yi, the Foreign Minister of the People's Republic of China
ANTHONY ATLAS


It's All in the Book AND At Present
PETER LOPATIN


My First Car
PETER GLASSMAN

Coming Up for Air
ARMANDO SIMÓN


The Ruins Near Tongue
OISIN BREEN

Not Everything in New York is Poetry
KIRBY OLSON

Love's Dilemma
JUSTIN WONG


My Psychiatrist AND On a Certain Clergyman
JEFFREY BURGHAUSER

Three Poems by Clemens Brentano
MICHAEL SHINDLER

A Writer's Litany
KEN CRAVEN

Better Never to Have Gone
SEAN HAYLOCK

Three Formal Poems
SAM BUNTZ

The Children of Diogenes AND The Instructors
THOMAS BANKS

A Lament AND Body Snatchers
SUSIE GHARIB

Election 2020
BILL CORDEN

Remembrance
EVELYN HOOVEN

91 and Not Dead Yet: Adventures May be Stimulating But They're Not Fun
REG GREEN