Author Archive
Intersections: Plate Interviews Kelly J. Baker

Intersections: Plate Interviews Kelly J. Baker

S. Brent Plate continues his Intersections series with an interview about the KKK with Kelly J. Baker.
Schradle's Links

Schradle’s Links

Nathan Schradle Well, we are now TEN YEARS OLD.
The Longest Hunger Strike

The Longest Hunger Strike

By Ann Neumann There are two places in the U.S. where you can be fed against your will: a Catholic hospital and a prison.
On Not Enjoying Zero Dark Thirty... For the Right Reasons.

On Not Enjoying Zero Dark Thirty… For the Right Reasons.

By Angela ZitoThis is The War. The War is far, far away, on a screen. It is terrible and distant. And most of us have never been made uncomfortable by it for a nanosecond.
Will SCOTUS Tie the Knot?

Will SCOTUS Tie the Knot?

Becky Garrison: What will a United States Supreme Court decision do for public opinion regarding same-sex marriage?
Daily Links: Unscrupulous Scribes

Daily Links: Unscrupulous Scribes

Orientalism, feminism, sexism, hedonism and beauty.
Removing the Magic

Removing the Magic

Quoting Charles Taylor quoting Schiller; from his essay "Disenchantment--Reenchantment" in The Joy of Secuarlism, now out in paperback.
Rewriting Indian Legends

Rewriting Indian Legends

Meera Subramanian The people on the streets of Delhi, are saying: We won’t disappear.
Equal Rites: The Episcopal Church & Same-Sex Marriage

Equal Rites: The Episcopal Church & Same-Sex Marriage

A provisional liturgy makes the U.S. Episcopal Church the first to practice same-sex marriage ceremonies, "in true unity."
An Event in the History of the Human Mind

An Event in the History of the Human Mind

"Panopticism is a form of knowledge and a form of power."
Daily Links: Your Very Own "Standard Model" Interpretation

Daily Links: Your Very Own “Standard Model” Interpretation

Reading broadly.
Intersections: Interview with Rachel Wagner

Intersections: Interview with Rachel Wagner

By S. Brent Plate An audio interview with fellow Rachel Wagner about how she got from Blake to digital media and why.