The Patient Body: Wakeful Unawareness

The Patient Body: Wakeful Unawareness

“The Patient Body” is a monthly column by Ann Neumann about issues at the intersection of religion and medicine.
The Last Twentieth Century Book Club: Monster in my Pocket

The Last Twentieth Century Book Club: Monster in my Pocket

"The Last Twentieth Century Book Club" is an ongoing monthly column exploring religious ephemera by Don Jolly.
The Hindus, Hitler, and the Politics of Looking Forward

The Hindus, Hitler, and the Politics of Looking Forward

Drew Thomases on censorship, nationalism, and memory in Indian publishing and electoral politics.
Noah: Story and Medium

Noah: Story and Medium

David Morgan gives us a picture of what's really going on with literalist objections to the new movie "Noah."
Turmoil at Al-Azhar: Religion, Politics, and the Egyptian State

Turmoil at Al-Azhar: Religion, Politics, and the Egyptian State

Jared Malsin on the religious and political stakes of upheaval at Egypt's Al-Azhar University.
Solidarity and Separation: Religious Spirit and the Euromaidan

Solidarity and Separation: Religious Spirit and the Euromaidan

By Irina Papkova. During protests in Ukraine, a show of solidarity belied the divided nature of the country’s confessional landscape.
Farewell, Little Piece of Me

Farewell, Little Piece of Me

An excerpt from Cancer Doesn't Give a Shit About Your Stupid Attitude: Reflections on Cancer and Catholicism by Mary Valle.
The Patient Body: Faith, A Chronic Condition

The Patient Body: Faith, A Chronic Condition

“The Patient Body” is a monthly column by Ann Neumann about issues at the intersection of religion and medicine.
The Last Twentieth Century Book Club: Power of Source

The Last Twentieth Century Book Club: Power of Source

The Last Twentieth Century Book Club, is an ongoing monthly column exploring religious ephemera by Don Jolly.
We Don’t Go Weird: Sister Wives Takes the Strange out of Polygamy

We Don’t Go Weird: Sister Wives Takes the Strange out of Polygamy

Eden Consenstein uncovers the radical normalcy of TLC's reality show "Sister Wives."
Afghanistan: Memories of Glass

Afghanistan: Memories of Glass

In Herat, Saba Imtiaz explores memory and memorialization, where glass blowers once whispered the names of the fallen into thousands of hand-blown objects.
The Secular Square

The Secular Square

Maurice Chammah reviews Oscar-nominated documentary film, The Square.