Posts tagged "television"
Weekend Links: Tattooed Jesus, Putin's Repression, the Mahabharat TV Series, and more!

Weekend Links: Tattooed Jesus, Putin’s Repression, the Mahabharat TV Series, and more!

A round-up of religion and media stories from around the web.

More Tea, Vicar? A review of BBC’s “Rev”

by Abhimanyu Das The Church of England inhabits a unique place in this busy trafficking of religious stereotypes. They're the Church that's known for being, well, not that religious.

Daily Links: Briefly

Don't miss in media res' fantastic series of events, "Religious Representations on Television," from today through Friday.  See here for details. Kathryn Joyce, The Revealer's first managing editor, interviews David Clohessy, national director of Survivors Network of those Abused by Priests (SNAP) on the Catholic Church's new tactic for silencing the group in court.

The Geena Factor

Two responses to ABC’s new drama, Commander in Chief. Part I: Hair, Hemlines and History Can the media move past the novelty of a female president? By Marissa Kantor Too Thelma? Tuesday night, from nine to ten o’clock, viewers across America were asked to take a leap of faith as Mackenzie Allen, played by Oscar-winner...

Daily Links 16 November 2004

From Prophetic to Prosaic Last June, the National Association of Evangelicals’ draft of new political guidelines for Christian civic engagement was rumored to be groundbreaking document that foretold a radicalevangelical shift to the left. A closer reading of the draft made this interpretation seem far-fetched: the old culture war issues would still trump the more “progressive”...