Archive for September, 2009
“Tory anarchist” Daniel McCarthy has posted some thoughts on the differences between Oakeshott and Allan Bloom’s views of education in The American Conservative magazine
An email message from Amazon.com has just drawn my attention to the fact that the site is — for a limited time — offering a substantial discount on one soon-to-be-published Oakeshott book. The book is Michael Oakeshott by Edmund Neill, one book in a series from Continuum on Major Conservative and Libertarian Thinkers. The book [...]
You can still register for November’s MOA conference in Texas. The registration period for the conference has been extended until 15 October. Read more about the conference on the conference page.
The draft conference program does not give away much about the keynote speeches. We can reveal a little more. Timothy Fuller, entering with gusto into the comparative spirit of the conference, will be looking not just at Oakeshott, Strauss and Voegelin, but Hannah Arendt, too. In a paper tentatively titled “Victims of Thought”, he will [...]
The draft program for this November’s MOA Conference has now been released. Update 29 October: A revised conference program is now available Reminder: Registration closes in a few days Update: Registration has been extended until 15 October Read more about the conference on the conference page.