Our era’s poet theologian begins by retranslating Paul: “the remaining time is contracted” (1 Cor. 7:29).
Politics & Society
A little-known O’Connor story explores the human cost of self-deception.
Can we cross them? Is it worth it?
The story of James Thompson and David Simpson is one of many that cry out for an acknowledgment of wrongs done.
Cottom interrogates her own story loudly enough for others to hear themselves in it.
Two new books offer an education—with grace and humor.
“It’s not that Southerners don’t get racial issues. We just don’t get them right.”
HR 40 is about more than money. It’s about grappling with history.
In the Anthropocene era, do ethics matter?
How on earth did this happen?
Personal conversion is part of social change, but we can’t end our stories there.
Leslie Jamison weaves cultural critique into her memoir about alcohol and creativity.
My church has Fort Knox-level safety protocols. Why?
A memoir about survival and the theological questions it raises