The Century asked professors, writers, and policy makers to tell us about a book they would want to hand to their elected officials to read.
Recovering the Feminine in American Indian Traditions
A book I'd like my elected officials to read
Theologies of entitlement, enslaving, and extinguishing indigenous communities have shaped policy since the 15th century.
Great Writers at the End
Even in the secular imagination, dying has become a vocation.
Why Chastity isn’t the Only Option—And Other Things the Bible Says About Sex
Sex is complicated. So is Christian reflection on it.
A Story of Justice and Redemption
As we make laws and try to adjudicate justice, we often lose sight of the human faces affected.