October 7, 2013

Literature and the Loss of Confidence

By Amit Majmudar

Mathematicians have been asserting, since Pythagoras, how number underpins all of nature. The discipline of physics has spawned an entire speculative cosmogony that strives to discredit and replace Genesis. Religious […]

July 22, 2012

The neo-canonicity of F. R. Leavis

By Andrew David King

My first ingestion of F. R. Leavis’s 1953 essay “The ‘Great Books’ and a Liberal Education” resulted in the British critic’s own volume being thrown across the room. What was […]