Readings for 24 March 2014

Various and sundry topics on the docket today, y’all: Conspiracy theories, the Orthodox Church, and Russia’s East-facing foreign policy. What’s left of our books when we’re gone?  What’s left of any of our creations, thoughts, contributions? Basil Bunting, the great, … Continue reading


I have been long fascinated by capital-O Orthodoxy, going back to my undergraduate Slavophilia.  There is a mystery, and a depth, and a powerful beauty to the Eastern manifestation of the faith that does not exist in Western Christianity.  This … Continue reading