Category Archives: Reading

Persecution and the Art of Writing

  Persecution and the Art of Writing That’s the catchy title of a book published in the 1950’s by a man named Leo Strauss – initially derided, later enormously influential.  Outside philosophy and political theory, Strauss’s name is not generally … Continue reading

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Read Any Good Books Lately?

Read Any Good Books Lately? We are in California for my neuropathy treatments, Jerry’s seminar at the Claremont School of Theology and family reunions.  So, in lieu of my usual weekly column, here is something completely different. I don’t just … Continue reading

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