The University Bookman
Reviewing Books that Build Culture
Micah Meadowcroft reviews a book that argues implicitly that politics and religion can never truly be separated.
John P. McCarthy remembers his friend John Lukacs.
Patrick Callahan welcomes A. M. Juster’s new translation of Milton’s Book of Elegies.
Scott Beauchamp reviews Roberto Calasso’s diagnosis of the hidden split between power and meaning in our technocratic age.
Addison Del Mastro reviews an important book that may help elites better imagine the lives of those other Americans.
Kevin J. McNamara reviews a memoir from a journalist who helps brings back to life the shattered kingdoms of Central Europe.
Jason Ross looks at a new book that questions accepted history on the slavery debates at the 1787 Federal Convention.
Michael Toscano writes on another formative influence behind J. R. R. Tolkien—his mother.
Chuck Chalberg reviews a book on the Literary Club of Samuel Johnson.