Burning Down the Mythic Past: Or, Why We Shouldn’t Censor “Uncomfortable” Parts of Our History

Ray Bradbury is one of my favorite short story writers and novelists. And Fahrenheit 451 is widely considered his masterwork. Published in 1953, the novel depicts a dystopian future in which books are illegal and no one can read.

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Joe Forrest

Joe Forrest

Joe Forrest writes on the intersection of faith, culture, secularism, and politics.