Part 1 in a series of essays in praise of the films of Shane Carruth.
A manifesto against a permissive society.
Reflecting on the manner of our attendance at Christianity's two great feasts.
The uniquely redemptive narrative of Kendrick Lamar's "good kid, m.A.A.d. city" sets it apart from mainstream hip-hop.
Georges Bernanos's timeless novel "The Diary of a Country Priest" offers a meditation on poverty, suffering, and saintliness.
Two views on Richard Linklater's Boyhood, Part 2: Boyhood is a vapid, unreflective anti-story.
Two views on Richard Linklater's Boyhood, Part 1: Boyhood is a portrait of Millennial aimlessness.