Parini on Kipling

Jay Parini traveled to St. Bartholomew’s Church in Burwash, deep in the countryside of east Sussex, to celebrate the life of Kipling with a small circle of other Kipling enthusiasts. Parini writes about his journey in a recent article in The Chronicle of Higher Education.


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