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Muslims and the Making of America

Muslims and the Making of America

Kristian Petersen August 15, 2017 0

First Impressions #104: Amir Hussain on Muslims and the Making of America There has never . . .

Leonard Schwartz & Kathleen Eamon Toward a Poetics of the Middle East Crisis

Leonard Schwartz & Kathleen Eamon Toward a Poetics of the Middle East Crisis

Sarah Eltantawi August 15, 2017 0

Poet Leonard Schwartz and philosopher Kathleen Eamon discuss Schwartz’s new book “The New Babel: Toward . . .

The Gorka Affair

The Gorka Affair

MRB May 25, 2017 0

Jacob Labendz on why two Jewish magazines went to war over a Trump appointee “Trump . . .

An America Without Borders – by Samuel Loncar

An America Without Borders – by Samuel Loncar

Samuel Loncar February 3, 2017 0

The Editor reflects on the meaning of America What defines us is not our leaders . . .

“Every age is a Canterbury Pilgrimage”: <em>Art and the Sacred in Early Nineteenth-Century Britain</em> – by Emma Mason

“Every age is a Canterbury Pilgrimage”: Art and the Sacred in Early Nineteenth-Century Britain – by Emma Mason

MRB January 28, 2017 0

Emma Mason on Kathryn Barush’s Art and the Sacred Journey in Britain In a short . . .

Secularism in Black – by Joseph Winters

Secularism in Black – by Joseph Winters

Joseph Winters January 28, 2017 0

Joseph Winters on Jonathon Kahn and Vincent Lloyd’s Race and Secularism in America Secularism appears . . .

Angels or Animals? Remixing Religion and Evolution with Affect Theory – by Beatrice Marovich

Angels or Animals? Remixing Religion and Evolution with Affect Theory – by Beatrice Marovich

Beatrice Marovich January 28, 2017 1

Beatrice Marovich on Donovan Schaefer’s Religious Affects In the 1960s and 1970s, while observing chimpanzees . . .

The Priority of the Political: Politics Determines the Possibilities of Islam – by Mohammad H. Fadel

The Priority of the Political: Politics Determines the Possibilities of Islam – by Mohammad H. Fadel

Mohammad H. Fadel August 22, 2016 0

The second essay in a forum on Shahab Ahmed’s What is Islam? Chapter 2 of . . .

First Impressions #74:  John Shelby Spong On Biblical Literalism as a “Gentile Heresy”

First Impressions #74: John Shelby Spong On Biblical Literalism as a “Gentile Heresy”

Arthur Remillard March 1, 2016 0

A close reading of Matthew’s gospel reveals that a literal understanding of Jesus’s story obscures . . .

The Beauty of Blighted Bodies? – By Taraneh Wilkinson

The Beauty of Blighted Bodies? – By Taraneh Wilkinson

Taraneh Wilkinson February 13, 2016 0

Taraneh Wilkinson on Kristina Richardson’s Difference and Disability in the Medieval Islamic World The current . . .