Joss Whedon’s Much Ado About Nothing
Joss Whedon / Movie Review / Movies / Shakespeare

Joss Whedon’s Much Ado About Nothing

The idea of Joss Whedon directing Shakespeare is an intriguing one, and I was looking forward to the release of Much Ado About Nothing with great anticipation. I wasn’t disappointed! For a person familiar with his work, it was a delight to see a cast so densely populated with Whedon collaborators, but this movie has more … Continue reading

Rodney Stark: The Triumph of Christianity
Book Review / Christianity

Rodney Stark: The Triumph of Christianity

Stark, Rodney. “The Triumph of Christianity: How the Jesus Movement Became the World’s Largest Religion.” New York, NY: HarperOne, 2011. 506 pp. Every story worth telling is worth telling well, and Rodney Stark is worried that the story of Christianity has often been told poorly. The Enlightenment in general, and Hobbes and Voltaire in particular … Continue reading