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First Impressions #73: Barbara Ambros on Women in Japanese Religions

First Impressions #73: Barbara Ambros on Women in Japanese Religions

Kristian Petersen February 23, 2016 0

A new look at Japanese religious history through the eyes of women. Kristian Petersen talks with Barbara Ambros, Professor of Religious Studies at University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, about her new book

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Impolite Conversation #6: Climate Change as a Religious Issue

Impolite Conversation #6: Climate Change as a Religious Issue

Impolite Conversation December 1, 2015 0

In this month’s episode, we talk to the Rev. Kim Morrow, whose ministry is focused on issues of climate change and sustainability, about how faith informs her activism and what she’s watching for in

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Mallory Ortberg will join us at AAR/SBL, seize @MarginaliaROB

Mallory Ortberg will join us at AAR/SBL, seize @MarginaliaROB

T.M. Law November 3, 2015 0

We have some exciting news to share. Mallory Ortberg will be joining us at the AAR/SBL Annual Meeting in Atlanta! Mallory Ortberg is the co-founder of the feminist web magazine The Toast and author

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Directions in the Study of Religion: Nathan Abrams

Directions in the Study of Religion: Nathan Abrams

Kristian Petersen August 11, 2015 0

Kristian Petersen talks with Nathan Abrams, Professor at Bangor University and member of the Advisory Board of MRB, about Jews, Jewishness, and Judaism in Film

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First Impressions #40: Lauren Winner

First Impressions #40: Lauren Winner

Arthur Remillard July 1, 2015 0

Art Remillard talks with Lauren Winner about her new book, Wearing God: Clothing, Laughter, Fire, and Other Overlooked Ways of Meeting God. Winner is Assistant Professor of Christian Spirituality at Duke Divinity School

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Gratitude to our Departing Editorial Director

Gratitude to our Departing Editorial Director

T.M. Law June 24, 2015 0

Three years ago a small team worked every day through the summer months to craft what would launch in January 2013 as the Marginalia Review of Books. Angela Roskop Erisman was the very first

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Religion and Hip Hop: Grammar of the Real World

Religion and Hip Hop: Grammar of the Real World

T.M. Law January 20, 2015 0

[AUDIO] Timothy Michael Law talks with Anthony Pinn and Monica Miller In this interview, MRB Editor-in-Chief Timothy Michael Law talks with Prof. Anthony B. Pinn and Dr. Monica R. Miller about religion and hip

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Top 10 Most Read of 2014

Top 10 Most Read of 2014

MRB January 1, 2015 0

The 10 most read reviews and essays from the past year 1. The Vanishing Jews of Antiquity — Adele Reinhartz on the question of translating the Greek term ioudaios, June 24 2. The Arabic Bible before Islam — Claire Wilde on Sidney H. Griffith’s

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<i>Marginalia</i> Turns One

Marginalia Turns One

T.M. Law January 29, 2014 0

A note of gratitude Dear reader, One year ago today we launched this publication with an ambitious vision. But in the summer of 2012, when our core leadership first assembled, we routinely asked one another

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Top 10 Most Read of 2013

Top 10 Most Read of 2013

MRB December 31, 2013 0

1. Steelers Nation and the Seriously Religious Side of Football — Arthur Remillard on the religious devotion of football fans, August 28 2. The NA28 is Here. But Don’t Scrap Your 27th Just Yet.

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