Category: Mencken and US Politics

  • Mencken as Conservative or Liberal?

    H. L. Mencken: A Conservative for Our Times? H. L. Mencken is famous for his pungent and still quoted views on politics and politicians. This panel co-sponsored by The Mencken Society (TMS) and the Mencken House (MH) explores the dimensions of Mencken’s views, theirconventional labeling as conservative, and how they might relate to contemporary political […]