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Same God, Different Freedoms?

Same God, Different Freedoms?

Ryan T. Woods reports on the case of Dr. Larycia Hawkins and the fraught entanglement of religious freedom and academic freedom at a Wheaton College.
Rituals of Transformation in Jill Soloway’s "Transparent"

Rituals of Transformation in Jill Soloway’s “Transparent”

Geoffrey Pollick analyzes the use of ritual in Jill Soloway's television show "Transparent."
How Not To Do What We Always Do

How Not To Do What We Always Do

Donovan O. Schaefer reviews
Alpha God: The Psychology of Religious Violence and Oppression by Hector A. Garcia
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Review: Religion, Science, and Empire

Review: Religion, Science, and Empire

Anand Venkatkrishnan reviews Religion, Science, and Empire by Peter Gottschalk.
Review: Islam in Liberalism (Part 2)

Review: Islam in Liberalism (Part 2)

Fouad Halbouni reviews Islam in Liberalism by Joseph Massad.
Under the Mask of Marvels

Under the Mask of Marvels

Rex Barnes reveals Marvel's pre-modern religious origins.
Shooting in the Name Of

Shooting in the Name Of

Patrick Blanchfield on free speech, religion, and violence in Garland and Paris.
Seeking a Whole Life: Muhammad Asad’s  Critique of the Secular Self

Seeking a Whole Life: Muhammad Asad’s Critique of the Secular Self

Suzanne Schneider asks new and important questions about the life and work of Muhammad Asad.
The Reformation Will Be Televised: On ISIS,  Religious Authority and the Allure of Textual Simplicity

The Reformation Will Be Televised: On ISIS, Religious Authority and the Allure of Textual Simplicity

The religious fundamentalism of ISIS is not evidence that Islam needs a Reformation, but that one has already occurred by Suzanne Schneider.
A Mime, 30 Years in the Making

A Mime, 30 Years in the Making

Shruti Devgan reviews the play "Kultar's Mime" about the 1984 massacre of Sikhs in India.
Excerpt: American Canyon

Excerpt: American Canyon

An excerpt from American Canyon by Amarnath Ravva.
Are the Gods Afraid of Black Sexuality?

Are the Gods Afraid of Black Sexuality?

And interview with Professor Josef Sorett about the launch of Columbia University's Center on African American Religion, Sexual Politics and Social Justice.