The Disappeared is launched on 26th March 2015 by Bloomsbury Reader.
Bloomsbury (March 2015)
BBC Radio 4 - A Point of View - The nature and limits of democracy
Should a nation be defined by language and territory, by ruling party or by faith? A Point of View Podcast can be found here.
We should not expect education to be simply left to teachers, or the state. Read my Point of View on the BBC News website here.
What does it mean to be a conservative in an age so sceptical of conservatism?
The Telegraph - 15.12.2014
Whether or not our political class has the ability or the will to control immigration, we have to accept that many of the millions who have come to this country in the last two decades are here to stay, and will need to be housed.
Forbes Online - 30.10.2014
There are two familiar responses to the problem of human need. Conservatives say that the problem is poverty, and the answer is to create wealth.
Forbes Online - 15.9.2014
Whatever the result of the forthcoming referendum, the relations between England and Scotland will henceforth undergo a profound change.
The Soul of the World is a defence of the sacred against today's fashionable forms of atheism. Our personal relationships, moral intuitions, and aesthetic judgments hint at a transcendent dimension that cannot be understood through the lens of science alone.
Forbes Online - 30.8.2014
A story of rampant child abuse—ignored and abetted by the police—is emerging out of the British town of Rotherham.
Forbes Online - 20.7.2014
The world-famous musician Lorin Maazel died on July 13th at his home in Castleton, Virginia. Maazel was a distinguished violinist and a great conductor with a profound feeling for the romantic and modern repertoire.
One of the most powerful words in modern architectural criticism is that of ‘pastiche’. In one of its senses, a building is a pastiche if it exhibits one or more...
On September 28, 2020, the Roger Scruton Legacy Foundation hosted the first interview of its new online event series Building Beautiful. The event featured Nicholas Boys Smith, Founding Director of...
Bloomsbury (2009) Roger Scruton is one of the outstanding British philosophers of the post-war years. Why then is he at best ignored and at worst reviled? Part of the reason...
‘Wagner’s Parsifal – The Music of Redemption’ This short but penetrating book, by a writer who was uniquely both a leading philosopher and musicologist, shows us how Wagner achieves this...