The National Catholic Review

March 21, 2005

Vol. 192 No. 10Whole No. 4685

Editorials

Debt Burdens and Poor Countries

Crippling debt burdens accumulated over the past several decades still weigh heavily on many of the world’s poorest countries.

Articles

A Work Desired by God
Victor Edwin
The Case for Dancing
Valerie Schultz

Books and Culture

Books
The Shape of Things to Come
John B. Breslin

It was inevitable: the academy has struck back!

Books
Kentucky Widow Remembers
Gerald T. Cobb

When Wendell Berry came to Seattle to read from his new novel, Hannah Coulter, he was introduced with the words, “For those of y

Theater
Attention Must Be Paid
Leo J. ODonovan

There was a time in the American theater when ordinary people could collect quarters in a cup and, after some weeks, buy a ticket for a B

Columns and Departments

The Word
With Eyes of Faith

Dianne Bergant

Columns
Patrick's Season

Terry Golway

Letters
Letters