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December 2010

Wallace Stevens

Wallace Stevens and Imagination

It would seem at first blush that American modernism is incompatible with American conservatism.  But this impression pivots on a too-narrow conception …

NY 1900

The Philosophy of Capitalism

    In a recent attempt to refine and condense human history to its most crucial, most fundamental turning-points, equipped with an …


Capitalism vs. The “Public Good”

The following essay by Slade Mendenhall, “Capitalism vs. The ‘Public Good’” was a Third Prize winner in the 2010 Atlas Shrugged Essay Contest hosted …