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  • Witch Talk in Brexit Britain by Méadhbh McIvor August 12, 2019 It will come as no surprise to hear that the British press – and the people they serve – are divided. Of course, British newspapers have always been partisan; whether one buys the Mirror or the Mail says a lot about one’s political leanings and probable voting intentions. But rarely have these divides been more apparent ... Read more »
  • Anointed with Oil – Darren Dochuk Responds July 29, 2019 Editor’s Note: Over the past few weeks, we published a series of responses to Darren Dochuk’s Anointed with Oil: How Christianity and Crude Made Modern America. The responses were first given during a roundtable discussion dedicated to Dochuk’s new book in April, and were revised for publication on this blog. In this post, Dochuk offers a ... Read more »
  • Anointed with Oil – Response by Kathleen Flake July 18, 2019 Editor’s Note: This is the fourth and final response to Darren Dochuk’s Anointed with Oil: How Christianity and Crude Made Modern America. The responses were first given during a roundtable discussion dedicated to Dochuk’s new book in April, and were published in revised form over the last two weeks. Up next is Dochuk’s response to the ... Read more »
  • Anointed with Oil – Response by Brittany Acors July 16, 2019 Editor’s Note: This is the third in a series of four responses to Darren Dochuk’s Anointed with Oil: How Christianity and Crude Made Modern America. The responses were first given during a roundtable discussion dedicated to Dochuk’s new book in April. At the end of the series, Dochuk will offer a response to the responses. Darren Dochuk’s ... Read more »
  • Anointed with Oil – Response by Matthew Hedstrom July 11, 2019 Editor’s Note: This is the second in a series of four responses to Darren Dochuk’s Anointed with Oil: How Christianity and Crude Made Modern America. The responses were first given during a roundtable discussion dedicated to Dochuk’s new book in April. At the end of the series, Dochuk will offer a response to the responses. I first ... Read more »
  • Anointed with Oil – Response by Kevin Stewart Rose July 9, 2019 Editor’s Note: This is the first in a series of four responses to Darren Dochuk’s Anointed with Oil: How Christianity and Crude Made Modern America. The responses were first given during a roundtable discussion dedicated to Dochuk’s new book in April, and will be published in revised form over the next two weeks. At the ... Read more »