The World of the Polis, by Eric Voegelin

A Micro-Review/Essay

Homer “strove valiantly for the insight that ordering action is action in conformance with the transcendent, divine order, while disruptive action is a fall from the divine order into the specifically human disorder.”

Greek mythology and me. Junior high school. Even high school and some college. I loved the stuff. It catered to a mind that likes…

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Eric Scheske

Eric Scheske

Former editor of Gilbert Mag and columnist for NC Register. Freelance for many print pubs. Publishes here every Monday, plus occasional pieces during the week.