As we unpack the same ornaments, read the same stories and entertain the same deep thoughts our ancestors did, we have every reason to be gloriously unoriginal.
When Everything Happens Now
Do smartphones make us smarter? Have breakthroughs in communications technology improved the quality of our lives? Media guru Douglas Rushkoff takes these questions on.
The Western Tradition
David Nirenberg has produced a highly learned intellectual history of anti-Judaism that is also lively, engaging and accessible.
The Cranky, Beautiful Faith of a Sinner and Saint
As with many memoirists, Bolz-Weber's personal faults beget literary ones. Yet our regard for the narrator becomes less important than our regard for Christ.
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