The Glen Workshop 2017: Unveiled!
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“Making Dinner I Think About Poverty—”
“follow the saint’s hard recipe, / the one that says: Put everything in the pot / and let fire take over.”
A Poem by Betsy Sholl
The New Atheist Tradition in Fiction
The New Atheist Novel: Philosophy, Fiction and Polemic after 9/11
by Arthur Bradley and Andrew Tate
The Children Act by Ian McEwan
Fury by Salman Rushdie
The Book Against God by James Wood
Review by Nick Ripatrazone
The Corpse Flower: New & Selected Poems by Bruce Beasley
Mary’s House: New & Selected Poems by David Craig
Some Heaven by Todd Davis
Apropos of Nothing by Richard Jones
Review by Peggy Rosenthal
This collection of short essays demonstrates the push-pull relationship believing artists have with words: We are in pursuit of a God who is revealed through the poetry of the oldest Psalms, but whose true name is impossible to pronounce.
We put it to a group of writers, artists, filmmakers, and musicians: At a time in human history when religious faith is called not only out-of-date but malignant, why do you believe?