In The Courier , two very different men become friends because they aim to save civilization and embody it.
Flagg Taylor is associate professor of political science at Skidmore College. He is editor most recently of The Long Night of the Watchman: Essays by Václav Benda, 1977-1989 (St. Augustine’s Press, 2018). He is currently writing a book on Czech dissent in the 1970s and 1980s and is the host of the Enduring Interest podcast (Twitter: @theEIpod). He also tweets at @FlaggTaylor4.