The soft glow of the morning sun slowly intensified, as though Homer’s rosy-fingered Dawn was too coy to reveal herself upon the horizon stretching out from the collapsing cityscape we were leaving behind us. In less than an hour, New Orleans was in the distance and the beast that had swallowed us in a breath … Continue reading Le Roman de la Rails
Politics is a pervasive influence on Western society in contemporary times. Indeed, intractable political division, which springs from ideology as much as from social temperament, is a defining characteristic of life today.
I must study politics and war that my sons may have liberty to study mathematics and philosophy. —John Adams The New Fugitive is a publication dedicated to the dissemination of art that is judged on aesthetic criteria alone, and to the amelioration of social malaise by raising artistic accomplishment to a position of public esteem … Continue reading What we’re doing, and why we’re doing it.