articles by James E. Person, Jr.

35.3 — May/Jun 2022

What Is Memory For?

Christopher Dawson: A Cultural Mind in the Age of the Great War by Joseph T. Stuart


25.1 — Jan/Feb 2012

The Medium Is the Mediator

The Christian Humanism of Marshall McLuhan


24.6 — Nov/Dec 2011

A Measured Life

G. K. Chesterton: A Biography by Ian Ker


18.5 — June 2005

Deadly Satire, Saving Grace

The Faith & Work of Evelyn Waugh


16.5 — June 2003

The Holy Fool as Bohemian Tory

The Wise Faith of Russell Kirk



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24.2—March/April 2011

Our Numbered Days

Certain Death & the Last Lectures of Socrates & Jesus by Randall B. Smith

32.1—January/February 2019

Role Reversals

Sex, Women's Ordination & the Rejection of Hierarchy & Equality by James A. Altena

32.1—January/February 2019

The Life of Sean

on Down Syndrome & the Lives That Matter by David F. Watson

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