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New Books in Religion

By Marshall Poe

Interviews with Scholars of Religion about their New Books

  1. 1.
    Quincy D. Newell, "Your Sister in the Gospel: The Life of Jane Manning James, a Nineteenth-Century Black Mormon" (Oxford UP, 2019)05/21/2019
    53:01
  2. 2.
    John W. Tweeddale, "John Owen and Hebrews: The Foundation of Biblical Interpretation" (T and T Clark, 2019)05/20/2019
    37:36
  3. 3.
    David Woodbridge, "Missionary Primitivism and Chinese Modernity: The Brethren in Twentieth-Century China" (Brill, 2019)05/17/2019
    25:11
  4. 4.
    Rosalyn LaPier, "Invisible Reality: Storytellers, Storytakers, and the Supernatural World of the Blackfeet" (U Nebraska Press, 2017)05/16/2019
    56:04
  5. 5.
    Matthew W. King, "Ocean of Milk, Ocean of Blood: A Mongolian Monk in the Ruins of the Qing Empire" (Columbia UP, 2019)05/16/2019
    1:01:42
  6. 6.
    Peter B. Josephson and R. Ward Holder, "Reinhold Niebuhr in Theory and Practice: Christian Realism and Democracy in America in the Twenty-First Century" (Lexington Books, 2018)05/15/2019
    56:45
  7. 7.
    Scott S. Reese, “Imperial Muslims: Islam, Community and Authority in the Indian Ocean, 1839-1937” (Edinburgh UP, 2017)05/15/2019
    1:01:24
  8. 8.
    Heather R. White, "Reforming Sodom: Protestants and the Rise of Gay Rights" (UNC Press, 2015)05/14/2019
    33:12
  1. 9.
    Deonnie Moodie, "The Making of a Modern Temple and a Hindu City: Kālīghāṭ and Kolkata" (Oxford UP, 2018)05/13/2019
    58:26
  2. 10.
    Jane Caple, "Morality and Monastic Revival in Post-Mao Tibet" (U Hawaii Press, 2019)05/09/2019
    50:42
  3. 11.
    Dirk Jongkind, "The Greek New Testament: Produced at Tyndale House" (Crossway, 2017)05/09/2019
    38:59
  4. 12.
    Anway Mukhopadhyay, "The Goddess in Hindu-Tantric Traditions: Devī as Corpse" (Routledge, 2018)05/08/2019
    1:15:17
  5. 13.
    John Givens, "The Image of Christ in Russian Literature: Dostoevsky, Tolstoy, Bulgakov, Pasternak" (Northern Illinois UP, 2018)05/08/2019
    1:02:51
  6. 14.
    Jack Wertheimer, "The New American Judaism: How Jews Practice their Religion Today" (Princeton UP, 2018)05/06/2019
    1:01:13
  7. 15.
    William Poole, "Milton and the Making of Paradise Lost" (Harvard UP, 2017)05/02/2019
    45:09
  8. 16.
    Joan Watts, "The Collected Letters of Alan Watts" (New World Library, 2017)05/01/2019
    55:08
  9. 17.
    Peter J. Williams, "Can We Trust the Gospels?" (Crossway, 2018)04/30/2019
    42:44
  10. 18.
    Jeffrey S. McDonald, "John Gerstner and the Renewal of Presbyterian and Reformed Evangelicalism in Modern America" (Pickwick, 2017)04/29/2019
    34:52
  11. 19.
    Ann Gleig, "American Dharma: Buddhism Beyond Modernity" (Yale UP, 2019)04/26/2019
    1:26:39
  12. 20.
    Raj Balkaran, "The Goddess and The King in Indian Myth" (Routledge, 2018)04/26/2019
    43:14
  13. 21.
    Muhammad Qasim Zaman, "Islam in Pakistan: A History" (Princeton UP, 2018)04/25/2019
    1:41:28
  14. 22.
    Anne Watts, "The Collected Letters of Alan Watts" (New World Library, 2017)04/25/2019
    1:06:07
  15. 23.
    Tricia Bruce, "Parish and Place: Making Room for Diversity in the American Catholic Church" (Oxford UP, 2017)04/24/2019
    38:47
  16. 24.
    Patrick S. McKay, "Healing the Breach: Mormonism, Metaphors, and the Pieces of the Puzzle" (Lulu Press, 2018)04/23/2019
    58:27
  17. 25.
    Chakravarthi Ram-Prasad, "In Dialogue with Classical Indian Traditions: Encounter, Transformation and Interpretation" (Routledge, 2019)04/23/2019
    51:07
  18. 26.
    Chip Colwell, "Plundered Skulls and Stolen Spirits: Inside the Fight to Reclaim Native America's Culture" (U Chicago Press, 2017)04/19/2019
    1:04:04
  19. 27.
    David V. Mason, "The Performative Ground of Religion and Theatre" (Routledge, 2018)04/17/2019
    52:13
  20. 28.
    Naomi Pullin, "Female Friends and the Making of Trans-Atlantic Quakerism, 1650-1750" (Cambridge UP, 2018)04/17/2019
    33:35
  21. 29.
    Michael R. Cohen, "Cotton Capitalists: American Jewish Entrepreneurship in the Reconstruction Era" (NYU Press, 2017)04/17/2019
    45:53
  22. 30.
    Pamela S. Nadell, "America’s Jewish Women: A History from Colonial Times to Today" (Norton, 2019)04/16/2019
    52:22
  23. 31.
    Margaret C. Jacob, "The Secular Enlightenment" (Princeton UP, 2019)04/16/2019
    1:03:17
  24. 32.
    Paul K.-K. Cho, "Myth, History, and Metaphor in the Hebrew Bible" (Cambridge UP, 2019)04/15/2019
    33:32
  25. 33.
    Randall Stephens, "The Devil’s Music: How Christians Inspired, Condemned, and Embraced Rock n’ Roll" (Harvard UP, 2018)04/10/2019
    52:36
  26. 34.
    Thomas A. Wayment, "The New Testament: A Translation for Latter-day Saints" (BYU, 2019)04/08/2019
    1:11:36
  27. 35.
    Su'ad Abdul Khabeer, “Muslim Cool: Race, Religion, and Hip Hop in the United States” (NYU Press, 2016)04/05/2019
    1:05:32
  28. 36.
    Andrea Miller, "The Day The Buddha Woke Up" (Wisdom Publications, 2018)04/05/2019
    48:44
  29. 37.
    Brad Stoddard and Craig Martin, “Stereotyping Religion: Critiquing Clichés” (Bloomsbury, 2017)04/03/2019
    42:56
  30. 38.
    Vivian Percy, "Saving Jenny: Rescuing Our Youth from America's Opioid and Suicide Epidemic" (Radius Books, 2018)04/01/2019
    56:37
  31. 39.
    Bhikkhu Anālayo, "Rebirth in Early Buddhism and Current Research" (Wisdom Publications, 2018)04/01/2019
    40:54
  32. 40.
    Joel Elliot Slotkin, "Sinister Aesthetics: The Appeal of Evil in Early Modern Literature" (Palgrave, 2017)03/29/2019
    31:03
  33. 41.
    Bruce Van Orden, "We’ll Sing and We’ll Shout: The Life and Times of W. W. Phelps" (BYU, 2018)03/29/2019
    1:18:10
  34. 42.
    Jules Evans, "The Art of Losing Control: A Philosopher's Search for Ecstatic Experience" (Canongate Books, 2017)03/28/2019
    1:11:36
  35. 43.
    Deborah E. Lipstadt, "Antisemitism: Here and Now" (Schocken, 2019)03/28/2019
    51:11
  36. 44.
    Linda K. Wertheimer, "Faith Ed: Teaching About Religion in an Age of Intolerance" (Beacon Press, 2017)03/27/2019
    58:10
  37. 45.
    Ira Helderman, "Prescribing the Dharma: Psychotherapists, Buddhist Traditions, and Defining Religion" (UNC Press, 2019)03/26/2019
    1:04:02
  38. 46.
    Ira Helderman, "Prescribing the Dharma: Psychotherapists, Buddhist Traditions, and Defining Religion" (UNC Press, 2019)03/26/2019
    1:04:02
  39. 47.
    Borayin Larios, "Embodying the Vedas: Traditional Vedic Schools of Contemporary Maharashtra" (De Gruyter, 2017)03/22/2019
    1:05:06
  40. 48.
    Margaret Arnold, "The Magdalene in the Reformation" (Harvard UP, 2018)03/20/2019
    40:26
  41. 49.
    Discussion of Massive Online Peer Review and Open Access Publishing03/19/2019
    30:24
  42. 50.
    Nathan McGovern, "The Snake and The Mongoose: The Emergence of Identity in Early Indian Religion" (Oxford UP, 2018)03/19/2019
    52:47
  43. 51.
    Gregory Dawes, "Galileo and the Conflict between Religion and Science" (Routledge, 2016)03/18/2019
    45:13
  44. 52.
    Claire Pamment, "Comic Performance in Pakistan: The Bhānd" (Palgrave Macmillan, 2017)03/15/2019
    53:00
  45. 53.
    Jessica Hardin, "Faith and the Pursuit of Health: Cardiometabolic Disorders in Samoa" (Rutgers UP, 2018)03/14/2019
    1:22:13
  46. 54.
    Ian Johnson, "The Souls of China: The Return of Religion After Mao" (Pantheon, 2017)03/13/2019
    1:11:25
  47. 55.
    Whitney G. Gamble, "Christ and the Law: Antinomianism at the Westminster Assembly" (Reformation Heritage Books, 2018)03/11/2019
    34:10
  48. 56.
    Meido Moore, "The Rinzai Zen Way: A Guide to Practice" (Shambhala, 2018)03/06/2019
    53:35
  49. 57.
    Joyce Antler, "Jewish Radical Feminism: Voices from the Women’s Liberation Movement" (NYU Press, 2018)03/06/2019
    51:14
  50. 58.
    Michael Ruse, "The Problem of War: Darwinism, Christianity, and Their Battle to Understand Human Conflict" (Oxford UP, 2018)03/05/2019
    57:20
  51. 59.
    Jeffrey D. Long, "Perspectives on Reincarnation: Hindu, Christian, Scientific" (MDPI Books, 2019)03/04/2019
    1:11:13
  52. 60.
    Richard Salomon, "The Buddhist Literature of Ancient Gandhāra: An Introduction with Selected Translation" (Wisdom Publications, 2018)03/01/2019
    56:39
  53. 61.
    Guy Axtell, "Problems of Religious Luck: Assessing the Limits of Reasonable Religious Disagreement" (Lexington, 2019)03/01/2019
    59:55
  54. 62.
    Martin Demant Frederiksen, "An Anthropology of Nothing in Particular" (Zero Books, 2018)02/28/2019
    40:54
  55. 63.
    Matthew Bowman, "Christian: The Politics of a Word in America" (Harvard UP, 2018)02/28/2019
    59:34
  56. 64.
    Geraldine Heng, "The Invention of Race in the European Middle Ages" (Cambridge UP, 2018)02/26/2019
    59:11
  57. 65.
    Matthew Bingham, "Orthodox Radicals: Baptist Identity in the English Revolution" (Oxford UP, 2019)02/26/2019
    35:55
  58. 66.
    Alexandre Kojève, "Atheism," trans by Jeff Love (Columbia UP, 2018)02/25/2019
    1:16:04
  59. 67.
    Matthew C. Godfrey, ed., "The Joseph Smith Papers: Documents, Volume 7" (Church Historians Press, 2018)02/22/2019
    1:20:05
  60. 68.
    Adriaan C. Neele, "Before Jonathan Edwards: Sources of New England Theology" (Oxford UP, 2019)02/20/2019
    36:28
  61. 69.
    Gil Ben-Herut, "Śiva’s Saints: The Origins of Devotion in Kannada according to Harihara’s Ragaḷegaḷu (Oxford UP, 2018)02/19/2019
    1:09:33
  62. 70.
    Samuel Hayim Brody, "Martin Buber's Theopolitics" (Indiana UP, 2018)02/18/2019
    38:09
  63. 71.
    Duncan Williams, “American Sutra: A Story of Faith and Freedom in the Second World War” (Harvard UP, 201902/18/2019
    1:28:01
  64. 72.
    R. B. Jamieson, "Jesus’ Death and Heavenly Offering in Hebrews" (Cambridge UP, 2019)02/14/2019
    49:10
  65. 73.
    Justine Howe, “Suburban Islam” (Oxford UP, 2018)02/14/2019
    1:07:26
  66. 74.
    Caleb Simmons, "Nine Nights of the Goddess: The Navaratri Festival in South Asia" (SUNY Press, 2018)02/13/2019
    40:20
  67. 75.
    Thomas Patton, "The Buddha’s Wizards: Magic, Protection, and Healing in Burmese Buddhism" (Columbia UP, 2018)02/11/2019
    1:08:39
  68. 76.
    Fred S. Naiden, "Soldier, Priest, and God: A Life of Alexander the Great" (Oxford UP, 2018)02/08/2019
    47:38
  69. 77.
    Kevin Ingram, "Converso Non-Conformism in Early Modern Spain: Bad Blood and Faith from Alonso de Cartagena to Diego Velázquez" (Palgrave, 2018)02/07/2019
    33:43
  70. 78.
    Richard Gombrich, "Buddhism and Pali" (Mud Pie Slices, 2018)02/06/2019
    1:09:12
  71. 79.
    Adrienne Mayor, "Gods and Robots: Myths, Machines, and Ancient Dreams of Technology" (Princeton UP, 2018)02/06/2019
    40:08
  72. 80.
    B.R. Ambedkar, "Annihilation of Caste: The Annotated Critical Edition" (Verso, 2016)02/05/2019
    1:08:31
  73. 81.
    Andrew R. Holmes, "The Irish Presbyterian Mind: Conservative Theology, Evangelical Experience, and Modern Criticism, 1830-1930" (Oxford UP, 2018)02/04/2019
    35:26
  74. 82.
    Mani Rao, "Living Mantra: Mantra, Deity, and Visionary Experience Today" (Palgrave Macmillan, 2018)02/01/2019
    1:02:15
  75. 83.
    Zeb Tortorici, "Sins Against Nature: Sex and Archives in Colonial New Spain" (Duke UP, 2018)02/01/2019
    1:00:40
  76. 84.
    John Torpey, "The Three Axial Ages: Moral, Material, Mental" (Rutgers UP, 2017)01/30/2019
    30:02
  77. 85.
    Brannon D. Ingram, "Revival from Below: The Deoband Movement and Global Islam" (U California Press, 2018)01/30/2019
    52:59
  78. 86.
    Elliott Sober, "The Design Argument" (Cambridge UP, 2018)01/28/2019
    41:22
  79. 87.
    Daromir Rudnyckyj, "Beyond Debt: Islamic Experiments in Global Finance" (U Chicago Press, 2018)01/24/2019
    1:04:32
  80. 88.
    Jamal Elias, "Alef is for Allah: Childhood, Emotion, and Visual Culture in Islamic Societies" (U California Press, 2018)01/23/2019
    39:17
  81. 89.
    Ben Gatling, "Expressions of Sufi Culture in Tajikistan" (U Wisconsin Press, 2018)01/22/2019
    53:16
  82. 90.
    Nicholas J. Moore, "Repetition in Hebrews: Plurality and Singularity in the Letter to the Hebrews, Its Ancient Context, and the Early Church" (Mohr Siebeck, 2015)01/09/2019
    23:31
  83. 91.
    Omid Safi, “Radical Love: Teachings from the Islamic Mystical Tradition” (Yale UP, 2018)01/09/2019
    1:14:13
  84. 92.
    Jesse A. Zink, "Christianity and Catastrophe in South Sudan: Civil War, Migration, and the Rise of Dinka Anglicanism" (Baylor UP, 2018)01/07/2019
    38:32
  85. 93.
    Alan Jacobs, "The Year of Our Lord 1943: Christian Humanism in an Age of Crisis" (Oxford UP, 2018)01/04/2019
    47:20
  86. 94.
    Pamela E. Klassen, "The Story of Radio Mind: A Missionary's Journey on Indigenous Land" (U Chicago Press, 2018)12/24/2018
    49:59
  87. 95.
    Harry O. Maier, "New Testament Christianity in the Roman World" (Oxford UP, 2018)12/20/2018
    37:59
  88. 96.
    Victoria Smolkin, "A Sacred Space Is Never Empty: A History of Soviet Atheism" (Princeton UP, 2018)12/11/2018
    58:07
  89. 97.
    Thomas Borchert, “Educating Monks: Minority Buddhism on China’s Southwest Border” (U Hawaii Press, 2017)12/07/2018
    1:03:29
  90. 98.
    McKenzie Wark, "General Intellects: Twenty-One Thinkers for the Twenty-First Century" (Verso, 2017)12/06/2018
    1:01:16
  91. 99.
    Alireza Doostdar, "The Iranian Metaphysicals: Explorations in Science, Islam, and the Uncanny" (Princeton UP, 2018)12/05/2018
    59:14
  92. 100.
    Tracy Fessenden, “Religion Around Billie Holiday” (Penn State UP, 2018)11/14/2018
    58:01
  93. 101.
    Arlene M. Sánchez Walsh, “Pentecostals in America” (Columbia UP, 2018)11/08/2018
    1:00:15
  94. 102.
    Lilian Calles Barger, “The World Come of Age: An Intellectual History of Liberation Theology” (Oxford UP, 2018)11/07/2018
    54:48
  95. 103.
    Paul Djupe and Ryan L. Claassen, eds., “The Evangelical Crackup?: The Future of the Evangelical-Republican Coalition” (Temple UP, 2018)11/06/2018
    21:48
  96. 104.
    Zoe Knox, “Jehovah’s Witnesses and the Secular World: From the 1870s to the Present” (Palgrave, 2018)11/05/2018
    28:21
  97. 105.
    Philip Lutgendorf, “The Epic of Ram” (Harvard University Press, 2016-)11/02/2018
    1:02:42
  98. 106.
    Donald H. Akenson, “Exporting the Rapture: John Nelson Darby and the Victorian Conquest of North American Evangelicalism” (Oxford UP/McGill-Queen’s UP, 2018)11/01/2018
    34:00
  99. 107.
    Anand Taneja, “Jinnealogy: Time, Islam, and Ecological Thought in the Medieval Ruins of Delhi”10/31/2018
    54:05
  100. 108.
    Iain Provan, “The Reformation and the Right Reading of Scripture” (Baylor UP, 2017)10/29/2018
    35:44
  101. 109.
    Robert G. Ingram, “Reformation Without End: Religion, Politics and the Past in Post-Revolutionary England” (Manchester UP, 2018)10/24/2018
    40:56
  102. 110.
    James S. Bielo, “Ark Encounter: The Making of a Creationist Theme Park” (NYU Press, 2018)10/24/2018
    1:19:15
  103. 111.
    Stephen Batchelor, “Secular Buddhism: Imagining the Dharma in an Uncertain World” (Yale UP, 2017)10/22/2018
    1:08:57
  104. 112.
    David C. Posthumus, “All My Relatives: Exploring Lakota Ontology, Belief, and Ritual” (U Nebraska Press, 2018)10/15/2018
    1:20:10
  105. 113.
    Ann Taves, “Revelatory Events: Three Case Studies of the Emergence of New Spiritual Paths” (Princeton UP, 2016)10/10/2018
    42:37
  106. 114.
    Joshua J. F. Coutts, “The Divine Name in the Gospel of John” (Mohr Siebeck, 2017)10/09/2018
    43:05
  107. 115.
    Matthew Harper, “The End of Days: African American Religion and Politics in the Age of Emancipation” (UNC Press, 2016)10/02/2018
    4:18
  108. 116.
    Samuel Helfont, “Compulsion in Religion: Saddam Hussein, Islam and the Roots of Insurgencies in Iraq” (Oxford UP, 2018)10/01/2018
    57:29
  109. 117.
    Irfan Ahmad, “Religion as Critique: Islamic Critical Thinking from Mecca to the Marketplace” (UNC Press, 2017)10/01/2018
    53:22
  110. 118.
    Tala Jarjour, “Sense and Sadness: Syriac Chant in Aleppo” (Oxford UP, 2018)09/28/2018
    47:01
  111. 119.
    Adam D. Hensley, “Covenant Relationships and the Editing of the Hebrew Psalter” (T&T Clark, 2018)09/27/2018
    48:13
  112. 120.
    Robert D. Miller II, “Covenant and Grace in the Old Testament: Assyrian Propaganda and Israelite Faith” (Gorgias Press, 2012)09/26/2018
    24:26
  113. 121.
    Larry Shapiro, “The Miracle Myth: Why Belief in the Resurrection and the Supernatural Is Unjustified” (Columbia UP, 2016)09/26/2018
    58:56
  114. 122.
    Janelle Wong, “Immigrants, Evangelicals, and Politics in an Era of Demographic Change” (Russell Sage Foundation, 2018)09/21/2018
    18:23
  115. 123.
    Ruth Gamble, “Reincarnation in Tibetan Buddhism: The Third Karmapa and the Invention of a Tradition” (Oxford UP, 2018)09/21/2018
    42:22
  116. 124.
    Luis Cortest, “Philo’s Heirs: Moses Maimonides and Thomas Aquinas” (Academic Studies Press, 2017)09/18/2018
    53:46
  117. 125.
    Merin Shobhana Xavier, “Sacred Spaces and Transnational Networks in American Sufism: Bawa Muhaiyaddeen and Contemporary Shrine Cultures” (Bloomsbury Academic, 2018)09/17/2018
    1:03:22
  118. 126.
    M. Cooper Harriss, “Ralph Ellison’s Invisible Theology” (NYU Press, 2017)09/12/2018
    57:35
  119. 127.
    Leigh Eric Schmidt, “Village Atheists: How America’s Unbelievers Made Their Way in A Godly Nation” (Princeton UP, 2016)09/07/2018
    1:04:22
  120. 128.
    Christopher Grasso, “Skepticism and American Faith: From the Revolution to the Civil War” (Oxford University Press, 2018)09/06/2018
    57:47
  121. 129.
    Jonathan Smyth, “Robespierre and the Festival of the Supreme Being: The Search for a Republican Morality” (Manchester UP, 2016)09/05/2018
    1:03:20
  122. 130.
    D. G. Hart, “Calvinism: A History” (Yale UP, 2013)09/03/2018
    40:07
  123. 131.
    Harold Morales, “Latino and Muslim in America: Race, Religion, and the Making of a New Minority” (Oxford UP, 2018)09/03/2018
    44:06
  124. 132.
    Meredith Lake, “The Bible in Australia: A Cultural History” (NewSouth Publishing, 2018)08/31/2018
    17:20
  125. 133.
    Louis Warren, “God’s Red Son: The Ghost Dance Religion and the Making of Modern America” (Basic Books, 2017)08/30/2018
    1:17:46
  126. 134.
    Samira Mehta, “Beyond Chrismukkah: The Christian-Jewish Interfaith Family in the United States” (UNC Press, 2018)08/29/2018
    55:59
  127. 135.
    Sean Molloy, “Kant’s International Relations: The Political Theology of Perpetual Peace” (U Michigan Press, 2017)08/29/2018
    46:26
  128. 136.
    Michele Margolis, “From Politics to the Pews: How Partisanship and the Political Environment Shape Religious Identity” (U Chicago Press, 2018)08/28/2018
    21:26
  129. 137.
    Olga Borovaya, “The Beginnings of Ladino Literature: Moses Almosnino and His Readers” (Indiana UP, 2017)08/24/2018
    1:08:14
  130. 138.
    Melani McAlister, “The Kingdom of God Has No Borders: A Global History of American Evangelicals” (Oxford UP, 2018)08/24/2018
    58:56
  131. 139.
    Cyrus Ali Zargar, “The Polished Mirror: Storytelling and the Pursuit of Virtue in Islamic Philosophy and Sufism” (Oneworld, 2017)08/22/2018
    40:53
  132. 140.
    Shyam Ranganathan, “Hinduism: A Contemporary Philosophical Investigation” (Routledge, 2018)08/20/2018
    50:48
  133. 141.
    Mary E. Stuckey, “Political Vocabularies: FDR, The Clergy Letters, and the Elements of Political Argument” (Michigan State UP, 2018)08/20/2018
    49:34
  134. 142.
    Judith Weisenfeld, “New World A-Coming: Black Religion and Racial Identity during the Great Migration” (NYU Press, 2017)08/17/2018
    1:05:59
  135. 143.
    Keya Maitra, “Philosophy of the Bhagavad Gita: A Contemporary Introduction” (Bloomsbury Academic, 2018)08/15/2018
    1:02:08
  136. 144.
    Eve Krakowski, “Coming of Age in Medieval Egypt: Women’s Adolescence, Jewish Law, and Ordinary Culture” (Princeton UP, 2017)08/09/2018
    1:10
  137. 145.
    Sucharita Adluri, “Textual Authority in Classical Indian Thought: Ramanuja and the Vishnu Purana” (Routledge, 2014)08/02/2018
    36:12
  138. 146.
    Katherine A. Bowie, “Of Beggars and Buddhas: The Politics of Humor in the Vessantara Jataka in Thailand” (U Wisconsin Press, 2017)07/27/2018
    43:10
  139. 147.
    John O’Brien, “Keeping it Halal: The Everyday Lives of Muslim American Teenage Boys” (Princeton UP, 2017)07/24/2018
    47:24
  140. 148.
    Jay Geller, “Bestiarium Judaicum: Unnatural Histories of the Jews” (Fordham UP, 2017)07/24/2018
    38:59
  141. 149.
    John Bushnell, “Russian Peasant Women Who Refused to Marry: Spasovite Old Believers in the 18th-19th Centuries” (Indiana UP, 2017)07/20/2018
    1:12:20
  142. 150.
    Ata Anzali, “‘Mysticism’ in Iran: The Safavid Roots of a Modern Concept” (U South Carolina Press, 2017)07/20/2018
    49:58
  143. 151.
    Eliyahu Stern, “Jewish Materialism: The Intellectual Revolution of the 1870s” (Yale UP, 2018)07/18/2018
    52:14
  144. 152.
    Elizabeth M. Sanders, “Genres of Doubt: Science Fiction, Fantasy and the Crisis of Victorian Faith” (McFarland, 2017)07/12/2018
    1:16:29
  145. 153.
    Zoltan Pall, “Salafism in Lebanon: Local and Transnational Movements” (Cambridge UP, 2018)07/06/2018
    51:46
  146. 154.
    Michelle C. Wang, “Mandalas in the Making: The Visual Culture of Esoteric Buddhism at Dunhuang” (Brill, 2018)07/05/2018
    1:05:02
  147. 155.
    Christopher G. White, “Other Worlds: Spirituality and the Search for Invisible Dimensions” (Harvard UP, 2018)07/04/2018
    1:18:48
  148. 156.
    Lavanya Vemsani, “Modern Hinduism in Text and Context” (Bloomsbury Academic, 2018)07/02/2018
    36:03
  149. 157.
    Darcie Fontaine, “Decolonizing Christianity: Religion and the End of Empire in France and Algeria” (Cambridge UP, 2016)06/26/2018
    58:10
  150. 158.
    Ramon Harvey, “The Qur’an and the Just Society” (Edinburgh UP, 2017)06/25/2018
    1:02:53
  151. 159.
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