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July 1, 2021 41 min

Jonathan and Ryan continue their discussion of Alan Jacobs’s book The Year of Our Lord 1943: Christian Humanism in an Age of Crisis. This book stars C.S. Lewis, Simone Weil, W.H. Auden, Jacques Maritain, and T.S. Eliot, and on this episode of New Humanists, your hosts continue to tease out the implications for our current transhumanist moment, hitting on technology, education, the family, and power. This is the second part of a two-part look into the Jacobs book.

Alan Jacobs’s The Year of Our Lord 1943: Christian Humanism in an Age of Crisis:

Cicero’s Pro Archia Poeta:

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The Passion of Saints Perpetua and Felicity in Latin:

The Passion of Saints Perpetua and Felicity in English:

Simone Weil’s The Iliad or the Poem of Force:

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