Reading Russell Kirk’s Prospects for Conservatives

By |2016-11-04T19:19:00-05:00April 20th, 2013|Categories: Books, Prospects for Conservatives, Russell Kirk, W. Winston Elliott III|Tags: |

Quite often, when leading a college class studying a great poem, I begin by reading it aloud. When I finish reading it, instead of beginning comment and discussion, I read it again, perhaps even a third time. Among other effects, this concentrates the student’s mind on the object, which is the subject. Commentary is ontologically [...]