The experiment of nonviolence.
We hear a lot today about how divided we Americans are on matters of culture.
In the 1960s, the Fellowship of Reconciliation prepared a comic book about the life and work of Martin Luther King Jr.
Writers of various sorts, you may have noticed, sometimes take a notion to cast aside their particular genre or discipline and Just Write About Life
The popular music world was abuzz in 1994 when a recording of music 15 centuries old (and recorded over the last two decades) ended up a big seller for the year.
It was inevitable that our de facto federal ministry of culture would be among the first and most visible targets when Newt Gingrich, the Trotsky of the Hard Right, took the House.
Three books recently published by Orbis Books together
represent a major breakthrough in African-American womens
The hottest subject in the religious book market these days is angels (though
"souls" are quickly closing in). Angels are so hot that secular talk show hosts
are taking note of the phenomenon.
Merton's conversational flavor is best embodied by a series of lectures now available
through Creedence Cassettes.