September 4, 2017

Vol.217 / No.5

September 4, 2017

Pope Paul VI makes his way past bishops during a session of the Second Vatican Council in 1964 (CNS file photo)
Arts & Culture Books

Drew Christiansen, S.J., reviews "Catholicism and Citizenship" by Massimo Faggioli

Arts & Culture Books
Karen Sue SmithAugust 17, 2017

Health care is market-driven, yet the health care market is unlike other markets.

Arts & Culture Books
Kerry WeberAugust 24, 2017

If Seamus Heaney “digs” with his pen, Alexie sews with his.

Arts & Culture Film
Christopher SandfordAugust 08, 2017

In celebrating the centennial of Mitchum’s birth, we are really paying homage to a peculiarly American male archetype.

(Photo: Wikicommons/Krists Luhaers)
Arts & Culture Music
Tim KroenertAugust 01, 2017

A tension between materialism and a yearning for greater meaning runs throughout the band's new album.

Sam Shepard poses for a portrait in New York, Sept. 2011 (AP Photo/Charles Sykes)
Arts & Culture Theater
Rob Weinert-KendtAugust 02, 2017

While Shepard's plays would absorb different rhythms and influences, their essence and voice were unmistakably his—our—own.

Arts & Culture Poetry
Sheryl LunaJuly 20, 2017

We all unfold as music. / Our desire appears each morning.