N.T. Wright Stuff

It's always a breath of fresh air to hear N.T. Wright, a voice crying wisdom into the wilderness of American Christianity.Here are a few clips that just came to my attention. .. … [Read more...]

N.T. Wright Visits “Planet Narnia” and Really Likes It There

N.T. Wright considers Michael Ward's Planet Narnia: This introduction to a masterpiece is something of a masterpiece in its own right. Lewis’s ghost (whom Lewis envisaged as a possible benign presence around Magdalene College, Cambridge) has reason to be grateful that the crucial discovery was made by someone capable of expounding it with such subtlety and depth. There are tiny blemishes ... but the overall effect is remarkable. Michael Ward has written a book whose “donegality” is the medieval … [Read more...]

Browser, 6/23: One-scene Wonders; N.T. Wright on The Colbert Report; Four Novels for Summer Reading; Sixpence’s Christmas; Enough with the Pixar-bashing; Back to Blade Runner

The Browser: News & links to raise your eyebrows & furrow your brow.Small wondersAt The Onion AV Club (via Cinematical), they're counting down their favorite one-scene wonders. What's you're favorite?Personally, I cannot argue with their pick for #1. … [Read more...]