The University Bookman
Reviewing Books that Build Culture
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Kansas Supreme Court Justice Caleb Stegall draws on T. S. Eliot as he reflects on what makes a good jurist in this recent keynote address.
Emina Melonic welcomes a new volume of letters between Flannery O’Connor and Caroline Gordon.
Francis P. Sempa reviews an overly self-important book about the Helsinki Accords.
Derek Turner welcomes Dan Cruickshank’s architectural history of London’s Spitalfields, the “off-center epitome of England.”
Scott Beauchamp reviews a collection of the short stories of psychiatrist and critic Theodore Dalrymple.
Karl C. Schaffenburg reviews an informative but unreflective history of surgical advances.
Mary Reichardt welcomes new editions of two novels by the Catholic writer Myles Connolly.
James Baresel reviews a life of early American painter John Singleton Copley.
Titus Techera reviews the new Coen Brothers anthology that works over the Western.