Archives for October 12, 2010

Sufjan Stevens on rock gods, Almighty God, and the scandal of Christ’s love

It's amazing what Sufjan does with this interview. … [Read more...]

David Brooks on The Social Network

David Brooks reviewed The Social Network, and I like his take on it.I especially like this: … [Read more...]

In Which I Argue with William Steig

This perspective from Shrek author William Steig is popping up on some of the Tumblr pages I follow: Art, including juvenile literature, has the power to make any spot on earth the living center of the universe, and unlike science, which often gives us the illusion of understanding things we really do not understand, it helps us to know life in a way that still keeps before us the mystery of things. It enhances the sense of wonder. And wonder is respect for life. I would heartily agree with … [Read more...]