Category: Blog

Learning the Value of Risk

A week ago I published my first newsletter to about a dozen friends and colleagues. You can read it here. I wrote about the unusual...

The Summer that Never Ends

If you wanted to celebrate the success of the most recent PhDs in religious studies, where would you go? How would you find out?...

Our Violent Delights and Ends

**Spoilers ahead about HBO’s Westworld (2016)** Juliet learns from her nurse that Romeo is waiting with Friar Lawrence so that under the guise of confession the...

Casting Beautiful Nets

The OA is Netflix’s lastest binge-worthy series. A few episodes in I’m still not sure what the show is about. Is it science fiction? Is...