Category: Blog

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...

The Translator’s Revenge

At this year’s national meeting for the academic study of religion, I found myself speaking to a colleague at day’s end and the bottom of...

Metasacralities

For a long time I blogged at A Lively Experiment. Unfortunately, the experiment became less lively than I had hoped. Moving my professional site to...