The University Bookman
Reviewing Books that Build Culture
Robert Grant Price reviews Roger Scruton’s collection, Music as Art.
Eve Tushnet traces five reactionary novels from the last century that tracked the slow-motion apocalypse ending the premodern era.
The Bookman interviews Boston College professor Ken I. Kersch about his recent book on the history of the family of stories that conservatives tell about the Constitution.
Jacob A. Bruggeman reviews a book on legends of the American Midwest.
Gerard T. Mundy reviews a book that revisits the metaphysics of St. Thomas Aquinas.
Trevor C. Merrill reviews Joseph Bottom’s history and assessment of the novel as a literary genre.
Pedro Blas González looks at the ways scientism can miss and misdirect our existential engagement with reality.
Eric Adler welcomes Claes Ryn’s demonstration of how we can find a common ground through our differences in politics and international relations.
Jason Morgan reviews an important new history focusing on the religious elements of the Pacific War.