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Kirk Against Conscription, Part III

Kirk’s 1967 editorial against conscription, in THE NEW GUARD (May 1967): 11. rak 1967 archaic draft copy

Kirk on James Fenimore Cooper, 1946

A fine early article by Kirk on one of his heroes, James Fenimore Cooper.  Source: Russell Kirk, “Cooper and the European Puzzle,” COLLEGE ENGLISH 7 (January 1946): 198-207. Enjoy. rak jfc euro puzzle 1946 copy

Russell Kirk Against Conscription, Part II

Russell Kirk’s second published attack on conscription.  Source: South Atlantic Quarterly (July 1946).  Enjoy. rak conscript infinite 1946

Russell Kirk Against Conscription 1945

One of Russell Kirk’s earliest articles, an examination (and attack on) of conscription.  Source: South Atlantic Quarterly 44 (1945): 82-99. rak conscript on education 1945

University Bookman Summer 1979

As I’m finishing (well, getting close to finishing) the main draft of my biography of Russell Kirk, I’ve had the chance and privilege to explore Kirk’s magazine, University Bookman.  Kirk founded it in 1960 and edited it until… Read More