The uneasy history of my family leads me to ask hard questions about history itself.
How can the individual find sanity in a sick and dying culture?
It is clear from Percy’s novels and other published work that he could only have been from the Deep South.
Humanity’s search for understanding, meaning, and purpose haunted Percy and is a major theme of his oeuvre.
This series of posts discusses the honor-shame dynamic of the American South, a Christian challenge to injustice that takes into account the region's social paradigm, and Jackson Wu's "4 Keys to Evangelism in Honor-Shame Cultures."