Stream or download this episode. Nathan Gilmour discusses the contemporary uses and misuses of critical theory with Michial Farmer and David Grubbs.
Stream or download this episode. Visit our website. Josh and Michial talk about the 34th full-length Disney feature, 1996’s The Hunchback of Notre Dame.
Stream or download this episode. David Grubbs talks to Nathan Gilmour and Michial Farmer about St. Bede’s sermon on the beheading of John the Baptist.
-Introductions -Why this topic? Knowing Background on the Sarah Hopkins Bradford biography of Harriet; why we read it and not a more recent biography Reading -Harriet’s childhood -Harriet’s head injury and subsequent[…]
Stream or download this episode. Before Walker Percy became famous as the author of novels like The Moviegoer and Love in the Ruins, he wrote a series of philosophical essays on the relationships between language, symbol, and[…]
As every instructor knows, laboring through the school year is rewarding and, often, exhausting. Professors struggle to balance lesson planning, teaching, committee work, and advising, while still trying to eke out time for their own[…]
Stream or download this episode. In the 1980’s, facing the pressure of the feminist movement and the sexual revolution, a group of conservative Protestant pastors and thinkers banded together to champion traditional family and church[…]
Stream or download this episode. In the summer of 2009, the then-editor of Front Porch Republic sent an email to Jason Peters telling him that there was no new content to publish on the website[…]
Stream or download this episode. Visit our website. Josh Altmanshofer and Michial Farmer discuss Disney’s 33rd full-length animated feature, 1995’s Pocahontas.
Stream or download this episode. The middle of the twentieth century saw a brief renaissance of Catholic literary fiction, spearheaded by people like Graham Greene, Flannery O’Connor, and Walker Percy. The moment didn’t last terribly[…]