Mark Juergensmeyer blurbs Religion Beyond a Concept.
Jonathan VanAntwerpen is program director for theology at the Henry Luce Foundation. Originally trained as a philosopher, he received his doctorate in sociology from the University of California, Berkeley. He is co-editor of a series of books on secularism, religion, and public life, including Habermas and Religion (Polity, 2013), Rethinking Secularism (Oxford University Press, 2011), The Post-Secular in Question (NYU Press, 2012), The Power of Religion in the Public Sphere (Columbia University Press, 2011), and Varieties of Secularism in a Secular Age (Harvard University Press, 2010). VanAntwerpen was the founding director of the SSRC's program on religion and the public sphere, and in 2007 he worked with others to launch The Immanent Frame, serving for several years as editor-in-chief.
James Poulos continues an exchange with Andrew Sullivan.
A Social Research Conference at The New School, March 5th and 6th, 2009.
David Kim discusses his book Melancholic Freedom, with Tavis Smiley.
Kathryn Lofton discusses Oprah Winfrey.
In an interview with Nathan Schneider, historian of ideas Mark Lilla explains how he ended up writing a book about…
Saskia Sassen at openDemocracy.
Monte Bute reviews Reinhold Niebuhr's The Irony of American History.
Michelle Goldberg, in a piece posted today at Religion Dispatches.