Times Higher Educational Supplement – Books of 2014

Roger Scruton
Senior fellow, Ethics and Public Policy Center, Washington, DC

Times Higher Educational SupplementRarely do I encounter a book about Wagner that is written from a stance of complete and intelligent openness to his message, and it came as a surprise, therefore, to encounter Paul Dawson-Bowling’s The Wagner Experience: And Its Meaning to Us (Old Street), a penetrating survey in two volumes by a doctor whose life has been changed by Wagner in just the way that mine has been.