Latest StAR (Jan./Feb. 2009) hit the mailbox today. Beauty is Truth: Faith and Aesthetics is just the kind of title to pique my interest.
Haven't gotten into it yet, but here's a list of some of the pieces:
Art, Aesthetics, and Culture: The Responsibility of the Artist in Society, Samuel Peliska
To the Truly Passionate: A Vision of the Temple, Ryan Hannigan
The Truth of Beauty: Educating the Moral Imagination, Benjamin G. Lockerd, Jr.
The Body as Sacrament of the Soul: The Nude in Art and John Paul II's Theology of the Body, Lawrence Feingold
The Art of the Spheres: Discovering Mathematical Ideals in Christian Art, David Clayton
Christianity and the pursuit of Liesure Leisure: The Basis of Culture (Joseph Pieper) Reviewed by Matthew M. Anger
Painting Light, James Gillick
The Theology of Food, Mitchell Kalpakgian
Chesterton and the Jews, Dale Ahlquist Interviews Robert Asch
Beauty and the Beast: Towards an Aesthetic of Film, Fr. Dwight Longenecker
and on and on and on...I know, I know; just a trashy gossip rag that rots the mind.
Consider a subscription, here.