The University Bookman
Reviewing Books that Build Culture
A classic essay by Russell Kirk inspired this commentary by architect Erik Bootsma, assessing the state of architectural design and urban planning in America today.
Matthew M. Robare reviews a history of New York’s Original Penn Station.
Jason Ross reviews T. H. Breen’s The Will of the People
Eve Tushnet returns to David Foster Wallace’s Pale King.
Henry George rereads Douglas Murray’s Strange Death of Europe.
Kenneth Craycraft welcomes the new single-volume edition of the works of St. Thomas More.
Austin Coffey reviews Ezra Klein’s explanation of contemporary polarization.
James Baresel reviews a book on schools of inter-war British conservative thought.
Dan Whitehead proposes a theory of common-good constitutionalism that fits comfortably within the dynamics of originalist thinking.