Russell Kirk understood his work was to convey to America’s rising generations an understanding of the process by which a healthy culture is transmitted from age to age. We’re continuing this important work through Kirk on Campus as we host important conversations about the permanent things on campuses across Michigan. We hope you’ll join us at an event, and help us prepare tomorrow’s leaders with an appreciation of the richness of the conservative intellectual tradition.
co-founder, The Russell Kirk Center
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Russell Kirk’s Concise Guide to Conservatism has been taken up by college student reading groups throughout the country. Senior Fellow Bruce Frohnen has written helpful discussion questions to accompany the Guide, designed to draw out three essential topics from each chapter.
Hirotsugu “Hiro” Aida is a professor at Aoyama Gakuin University in Tokyo. His Japanese translation of “The Conservative Mind” was published in 2018. Mr. Aida will speak at the Kirk Center, Northwood University and Hope College as part of a special lecture tour in Michigan.
Russell Kirk’s Concise Guide to Conservatism is an essential primer in Kirk’s thought and a resource for anyone interested in better understanding the roots and meaning of conservatism.
Dr. Russell Kirk has always been known at Hillsdale College as an historian and man of letters. His essay “The Problem of Tradition” is required reading in the American Heritage course every student takes as part of the core curriculum.
https://vimeo.com/303593018 Kathryn Lopez, John O'Sullivan, Jeff Polet and Rev. Robert Sirico discuss Russell Kirk and the Populist...
The panel discussion was really good! I took so many notes (4 pages) and learned a lot about the purpose and intended function of the government....
How can we balance pressures from populist movements on the political left and right with the need for stability and leadership? This is the...
The Edmund Burke Society is pleased to announce that its next conference will be held at Belmont Abbey College on November 17, 2018. Speakers...
On October 19, 2018, we'll mark the centennial birthday of Dr. Russell Kirk, and in celebration of this milestone, a number of events are being held...
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