Clint Brand

Clint Brand

About Clint Brand

Clinton A. Brand is a Senior Contributor at The Imaginative Conservative. He is English Department Chair at the University of St. Thomas. He received his Ph.D. in English Literature from Vanderbilt University, and was a Richard M. Weaver Graduate Fellow. In 2015 Holy Father Pope Francis named Professor Brand a Knight of the Pontifical Equestrian Order of St. Gregory the Great. Dr. Brand has been published in Antiphon: A Journal for Liturgical Renewal, Catholic Historical Review, The John Donne Journal, Modern Age, English Literary Renaissance,The Ben Jonson Journal, Discoveries, Albion, and Catholic Southwest: A Journal of Faith and Culture.

The Voice of This Calling: The Enduring Legacy of T.S. Eliot

By |2019-06-06T18:33:20-06:00February 28th, 2016|Categories: Essential, Russell Kirk, T.S. Eliot, The Conservative Mind, Timeless Essays, Tradition|

Today’s offering in our Timeless Essay series affords readers the opportunity to join Clint Brand as he considers the legacy of T.S. Eliot.  —W. Winston Elliott III, Publisher In 1953, the first edition of The Conservative Mind was subtitled From Burke to Santayana; the second and every edition thereafter bore the subtitle From Burke to Eliot. [...]

The Voice of This Calling: The Enduring Legacy of T.S. Eliot

By |2014-01-16T20:14:56-06:00May 16th, 2012|Categories: Conservatism, Russell Kirk, T.S. Eliot, The Conservative Mind|Tags: |

In 1953, the first edition of The Conservative Mind was subtitled From Burke to Santayana; the second and every edition thereafter bore the subtitle From Burke to Eliot. Not only did this adjustment afford Kirk a bookend better consisting with Burke, but the change was also fortuitous as one element of a broader clarification [...]