Essay

J. R. R. Tolkien among the Illiberals

August 31, 2022 Ben Reinhard 8

Great literature is, almost inevitably, a political affair. It could hardly be otherwise. Poetry, as Aristotle recognized long ago, plays with the universals of human experience — and man is a political animal. Thus the […]

No Picture
News Briefs

Why 2021 is the Year of Dante

January 21, 2021 CNA Daily News 0

Denver Newsroom, Jan 21, 2021 / 03:01 am (CNA).- Dante Alighieri died 700 years ago, and Italy is ready to celebrate the author whose epic poem through Hell, Purgatory and Heaven has influenced the art, imagination, and faith of so many down the centur… […]