We direct your attention to a recent post on the Imaginative Conservative Blog where Brad Birzer has collected a few forgotten items from the Kirk Center archives and elsewhere on the relationship of Russell Kirk and Leo Strauss. It was more amicable than is generally recognized; in 1963 Kirk pronounced Strauss “on the side of the angels.” We look forward to further research in this area.
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We're off and running with a new Chesterton-Kirk lecture series in the Detroit area. The inimitable Dale Ahlquist of the @chestertonsoc headlined tonight's talk, "The Starry Pinnacle of the Commonplace: How to Restore the Normal to an Abnormal World." Sanity prevailed in Detroit.
Join UB Religion Editor @DavidGBonaguraJ and others tomorrow for a discussion on "Christopher Dawson and the Catholic Intellectual Tradition." Register here for this online event hosted by the Chesterton Institute: