Gary Laderman This book attempts to explain why I study death and to recall how I got to, and stuck with, the topic.
Gary Laderman Religion is always mostly about material bodies.
Gary Laderman The national body politic is dead, another corpse that, perhaps in this case, doesn’t deserve a public ceremony but instead is rotting publicly before our very eyes.
Gary Laderman Where will Americans put their faith in this unprecedented time of crisis?
Gary Laderman Sadly, human history is full of examples of “mass death,” often tied to war and disease, that are usually pivotal periods for living communities.
Gary Laderman Touching is all of a sudden quite fascinating to me.
Gary Laderman In other words, experiences with LSD and the publicity surrounding them gave shape and content to modern understandings of spirituality.
Phillip Luke Sinitiere If folk music historically has been an artform of creative social critique, then analysis of Webb’s musical art and artistic production more generally can serve as a collective lens through which to peer into the complex threads of contemporary religion, culture, and politics in the United States.