publications Archives - New Saint Andrews College

Dr. McIntosh’s Scholarly Work on Tolkien Nominated for Award

Dr. McIntosh's scholarly work on the metaphysics of J.R.R. Tolkien is snowballing attention. Recently, it was one of five works nominated by the Mythopoeic Society for its 2019 Scholarship Award. In this article, Dr. McIntosh explains his intentions with the book, the reason for its...

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Even more reasons to study the liberal arts

The liberal arts are for free people A classical liberal arts education used to be synonymous with higher education. To study the liberal arts was to study what it means to live and think as people who are free. This required broad understanding of human nature,...

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Disputatio with Dr. Jonathan McIntosh

Please join us for this week's Disputatio. Dr. Jonathan McIntosh will be discussing some of the topics from his forthcoming book, The Flame Imperishable: Tolkien, St. Thomas, and the Metaphysics of Faërie. Disputatio meets every Friday of the academic term at 3pm at the Nuart on...

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Introducing NSA’s New Online Periodical

We've combined the academic content of Shield Wall with the news and updates found in our alumni magazine to create a new online periodical. In this inaugural issue of The Commons, you'll find articles, poems, videos, and more (submitted by students, faculty, and alums). [icon name="arrow-circle-down"...

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Reflections on the First Year

Dr. Ben Merkle looks back on his first year as President of New Saint Andrews College This Fall will mark the beginning of my second full year as President of New Saint Andrews College. The transition to the role of President has been a rowdy one. It...

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Wordsmithy 2016

Wordsmithy registration is now open!

 Join us for Wordsmithy 2016—where good writers go to get better!  September 21–23, 2016 This year, we are especially pleased to welcome the acclaimed British author and journalist, Peter Hitchens. Wordsmithy will also feature workshops led by Douglas Wilson, Aaron Rench, and N.D. Wilson. We have moved...

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Lewis’s Possibilism, Lewis’s Actualism

by Dr. Jonathan McIntosh One of my areas of research and interest concerns the question of God’s power and creative possibility. In the history of western theology, as I argue, there is an unresolved and, indeed, almost unrecognized debate between two contrasting views of how God’s...

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N.D. Wilson: New Book, Article, & Interviews

It's been a big week for author and NSA fellow N.D. Wilson. His most recent novel, Outlaws of Time: The Legend of Sam Miracle (Harper Collins) was released nationwide on April 19, ranking as best seller on Amazon on its first day in print and...

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History Trip

This Week In Moscow: April 17–April 23 , 2016

Community is the number one reason many of our students say they chose NSA. Moscow, Idaho, is home to a vibrant and thriving Christian community that is active year-round. You’ll also find that, between the picturesque natural surroundings and the numerous public events* and activities around...

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Dr. Gordon Wilson on the Original Web Designer

The Ultimate Web Designer Design in Nature by Dr. Gordon Wilson [Full article can be found at Answers in Genesis.] Next time you’re tempted to brush away a spider web, stop to consider the engineering required . . . and the Engineer behind the engineer. Spiders, like venomous snakes, don’t...

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