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What is the economy even for?

In my household, I am in charge of keeping us stocked with cleaning products and shared toiletries. For many years, this has been remarkably easy, because there is a CVS Pharmacy two blocks from our house, which I regularly pass in the course of my...

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I stand corrected

This week I have been working on copyedits for my forthcoming book, Late Star Trek: The Final Frontier in the Franchise Era. The timing provided the opportunity to integrate some material on the final season of Star Trek: Discovery, which concluded...

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Authorizing and Authenticating Revival

Debates around revival persist because of what it promises. Indeed, it could be a site of hope for evangelicals in the midst of stories about declining church membership and religious disaffiliation from younger generations. But for some who...

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HOPE IS NOT OPTIMISM by Esther Nelson

Recently, I discovered a quote attributed to Seamus Heany, Irish poet and playwright (1939-2013), perhaps best known for winning the Nobel Prize for Literature in 1995. This is that quote: “Hope is not optimism, which expects things to turn out...

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Reading Religion Newsletter Vol. 9, Issue 5

Dear Reading Religion Subscribers, Celebrate Pride Month with a curated list of reviewed and available books from Reading Religion. This month, we’re pleased to showcase works honoring LGBTQ+ communities, including some that explore queer spiritual...

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Summer Emergence by Molly Remer

Sometimes I wonder what I do in a year. Then I remember that I watch nighthawks migrate and coneflowers go to seed. I find Monarch caterpillars small and brave on persistent milkweed. I travel over miles of stone and moss, sometimes on my...

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New Book: In The Court of the Conqueror

ANNOUNCEMENT Artists’ Book Release Details In the Court of the Conqueror featuring Patty Ortiz with George Emilio Sanchez Curator & Editor, Cydney Payton MAZZY PRESS, Monterey, CA Production, binding, design by Small Editions, Brooklyn, NY...