Darren Dochuk shows how oil and American Christianity have long shaped each other.
Vincent van Gogh, Still Life With French Novels and Rose, oil on canvas, 1887.
The Weil siblings and the dense worlds of their minds
We asked 11 writers to tell us about a book that opens up space for adults and children to discuss important questions.
New books that are shaping conversations about American religious history
Sonia Waters sees pain and trauma at the heart of this particular type of soul sickness.
Colson Whitehead dramatizes a horrifying piece of historical reality.
New books that are shaping discussions about global Christianity
Life in America has been changed by gun culture.
The Testaments returns to the world of The Handmaid’s Tale. Is this a good idea?
Recent books that are shaping discussions in New Testament studies
How early Christians thought about bodies and how we do
“We labor for a day that we may never see, and always in the face of opposition.”
Briallen Hopper develops an alternative to the twin American creeds of self-reliance and marriage.
Jennifer Eberhardt insists that personal prejudice is deeply embedded, politically potent, and ultimately beatable.
A philosophy professor races through a (predetermined?) action plot