The Fleming Foundation Cultural Commentary


Armageddon Biden

This is the eye of the hurricane. The Russians are preparing for a winter offensive. No doubt they have in mind the winter offensive of 1943, Operation Koltso (Ring), the final blow in the Battle of Stalingrad, which is just East of the current fighting.


Book of the Month: From Tragedy to Fictional Hell

Since there are no questions or comments on Act I of The Revenger’s Tragedy, we can move on to October’s book:  Descent Into Hell by Charles Williams.  Williams, as I think everyone knows, was a friend of Tolkien and Lewis, and with them he helped both to vitalize Christian fiction and to lend respectability to supernatural tales.