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Brian Brown: Marvel vs. Jane Austen

Brian Brown: Marvel vs. Jane Austen

The most beloved fictional places are never seen for long before being overshadowed by fire and death from which they must be saved. But these days we need more than glimpses of the good life in our stories.

Heidi White: Facing the Monster

Heidi White: Facing the Monster

All great works of art are at heart monster stories, whether the monsters are dragons, step-mothers, social injustices, or even the self.

Anthony Esolen: Teaching People to Open Their Eyes

Anthony Esolen: Teaching People to Open Their Eyes

This secular age is characterized by twin refusals: the refusal to appreciate human truths, and the refusal to be open to the divine. Combating those refusals requires an imagination steeped in the greatest creative works known to man.