Posts from the ‘Book Reviews’ category

REVIEW: Let Us Perfect the Writer’s Art

Kilpatrick is clear, eloquent, thoughtful, original, and witty every step of the way. Upon completion, writers will invariably feel within them a compelling urge to sit at the keyboard and whet their craft.

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“Holy War and Unholy Terror” – Bernard Lewis and the “Crisis of Islam”

The Crisis of Islam is an economical read for the unfamiliar Westerner desiring an entry-level understanding of the Muslim World and its history, its struggles and triumphs, its relationship with the West, and its extremists’ claims to scripture.

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A United States Senator Writes a Book Worth Reading

The Vanishing American Adult: Our Coming of Age Crisis—and How to Rebuild a Culture of Self-Reliance. Ben Sasse (St. Martin’s Press. pp. 274. $16.75 from Amazon.com)…

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William F. Buckley Jr. and the Art of the Eulogy

  A Torch Kept Lit: Great Lives of the Twentieth Century by William F. Buckley Jr., and edited by James Rosen (Crown Forum. pp. 317. $30)…

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BOOK REVIEW: The Power of Conservative Principles

  George H. Nash. The Conservative Intellectual Movement in America Since 1945. Wilmington DE. ISI Books.       2006. 379 pages. $20.00. “An intellectual movement…

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Yeon-mi Park: A Powerful Warrior for Justice

Yeon-mi Park, North Korean defector and human rights activist, was the keynote speaker at UGA’s International Education Week last year. Students packed Tate Grand Hall to…

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Yer a Neocon, Harry

“These are dark times, there is no denying. Our world has, perhaps, faced no greater threat than it does today. But I say this to our…

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Mark Twain & the “Moral Statisticians”

Only two more days until the Board of Regents-mandated smoking prohibition is implemented on campus. Only one more day until THE ARCH CONSERVATIVE lights up in Tate Plaza…

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REVIEW: Mitt

On Friday, January 24, Netflix released Mitt — a documentary by filmmaker Greg Whiteley that follows Mitt Romney’s 2008 and 2012 failed bids for the United…

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REVIEW: Wolf’s Appetite

Ah, The Wolf of Wall Street. What a film. Released on Christmas Day (was this supposed to be a joke?), this decadent and lewd three-hour display…

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