In the News: Prisons Churches, Museums, and, of course, Hobby Lobby

In the News: Prisons Churches, Museums, and, of course, Hobby Lobby

A round-up of recent religion and media stories in the news.
Review: Secularism, Identity, and Enchantment by Akeel Bilgrami

Review: Secularism, Identity, and Enchantment by Akeel Bilgrami

Anand Venkatkrishnan reviews Philosopher Akeel Bilgrami's new collection of essays: Secularism, Identity, and Enchantment.
The Patient Body: Reading HuffPo’s “Hospice, Inc.”

The Patient Body: Reading HuffPo’s “Hospice, Inc.”

“The Patient Body” is a monthly column by Ann Neumann about issues at the intersection of religion and medicine.
Religion and Press Freedom in the Digital Age – Part Two: Al Jazeera on Trial

Religion and Press Freedom in the Digital Age – Part Two: Al Jazeera on Trial

The second in a series of posts on issues at the intersection of press freedom, religion, digital media and politics by Natasja Sheriff .
The Last Twentieth-Century Book Club: Salem Kirban, Part 2

The Last Twentieth-Century Book Club: Salem Kirban, Part 2

"The Last Twentieth Century Book Club" is an ongoing monthly column exploring religious ephemera by Don Jolly .
The Anchor Boys

The Anchor Boys

Maurice Chammah investigates the history and present of a Christian home for boys.
The Last Twentieth Century Book Club: Guide to Survival

The Last Twentieth Century Book Club: Guide to Survival

"The Last Twentieth Century Book Club" is an ongoing monthly column exploring religious ephemera by Don Jolly .
The Patient Body: The End of Eating

The Patient Body: The End of Eating

“The Patient Body” is a monthly column by Ann Neumann about issues at the intersection of religion and medicine.
A Conversation with Shannon Taggart: Photographer of Séances, Spirits and Ectoplasm

A Conversation with Shannon Taggart: Photographer of Séances, Spirits and Ectoplasm

Don Jolly profiles spirit photographer Shannon Taggart.
Poems in the Style and Spirit of Kabir

Poems in the Style and Spirit of Kabir

Poems written in the style and spirit of Kabir by students in Professor Patton Burchett’s “Religions of India” course at New York University.
Religion and Press Freedom in the Digital Age – Part One: Information on Trial

Religion and Press Freedom in the Digital Age – Part One: Information on Trial

The first in a series of posts on issues at the intersection of press freedom, religion, digital media and politics by Natasja Sheriff.
What’s wrong with Googling loss?

What’s wrong with Googling loss?

Shruti Devgan finds what's missing in Google's promise to repair sacred losses.