A sneak peek at the CC staff’s Christmas gift list
Bearing witness, challenging God, voicing lament
I read a book of poems straight through without stopping. I couldn't help it.
Yearning for the impossible, glimpsing the unimaginable
Poetry and fiction grant us glimpses of God.
For Sofia Starnes, poetry is the language of faith.
“When I was nine or ten, I decided I needed to read the King James Bible.”
To love the world as an American black man is a subversive act.
Alan Jacobs's biography of T.S. Eliot, Simone Weil, W.H. Auden, Jacques Maritain, and C.S. Lewis
“My workshops are not designed to create poets. I am using poetry as a catalyst.”
The poet’s essays are winsome and articulate, wide-ranging and intellectually rigorous.
T. S. Eliot and the other modernist theologian-poets knew that artists are makers of worlds.
Jeremiah Webster charts a via negativa in verse.
We need faith, Wiman suggests, because poetry isn't enough.
James Crews's poetry is at once ecstatic, skeptical, and hopeful.