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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.
The Identical

The Identical

Don Jolly and Ethan Poe review the new film The Identical.
Religion and Press Freedom in the Digital Age – Part Three: Interview with Kassahun Yilma

Religion and Press Freedom in the Digital Age – Part Three: Interview with Kassahun Yilma

The third in a series of posts on issues at the intersection of press freedom, religion, digital media and politics by Natasja Sheriff .
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 .
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.
Erbil to Aleppo: Kurdistan, Islam and the Syrian War

Erbil to Aleppo: Kurdistan, Islam and the Syrian War

Jenna Krajeski reports from Iraqi Kurdistan, where young Kurds are crossing the border to fight in Syria.