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Spring 2009

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Spring 2009

Modern Age

Volume: 51
Number: 2
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Modern Age has been America’s leading conservative quarterly for more than half a century.



Postmodernism and European Memory
The Kindness of Strangers: The Fiction of Kent Haruf
Science and the Shaping of Modernity
The Dwight Stuff: The FBI vs. Dwight Macdonald


Conservatism and Liberality


Go Along to Get Along: A Verse Imitation of Horace


Becoming Children of Modernity

Book Reviews

The Not-Quite-Dead God The Stillborn God: Religion, Politics, and the Modern West by Mark Lilla
Humanism on TrialThe Wreck of Western Culture: Humanism Revisited by John Carroll
Vive la Différence? Manliness by Harvey Mansfield
The Enduring George Kennan George Kennan: A Writing Life by Lee Congdon


The Drama of the Right in Spain