Poems on the theme of independence, by William Ernest Henley, Henry Lawson, Edgar Guest, Badger Clark, Ralph Chaplin, Dale Wimbrow, and Robert Burns.
Arts & Entertainment
Articles on arts and entertainment from The Objective Standard.
Norman Rockwell: Behind the Camera, by Ron Schick; reviewed by Daniel Wahl.
Robin Field discusses his decades in the performing arts, Objectivism, how Ayn Rand literally saved his life, Reason in Rhyme, and what he’s up to… More »
Timothy Sandefur masterfully examines and explicates several poems by A. E. Stallings, Stephen Kampa, and Richard Wilbur.
Daniel Wahl reviews The Soul of a Chef: The Journey Toward Perfection, by Michael Ruhlman.
Daniel Wahl reviews The Art of Game Design: A Book of Lenses, 2nd. ed., by Jesse Schell.
Joseph Kellard reviews New York New York, by Richard Berenholtz.
Daniel Wahl reviews The Sense of Style: The Thinking Person’s Guide to Writing in the 21st Century, by Steven Pinker.
Considers the people and aspects of this show that make it delightful in practically every respect, and a microcosm of what egoism looks like in… More »
Identifies what appears to be an upsurge in films celebrating genius, achievement, and moral stature—and mocking the dark premises of modernist culture.