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These videos do an excellent job
of introducing the new book…

 

To Alter Your World: Partnering with God to Rebirth Our Communities
Michael Frost and Christiana Rice

Paperback: IVP Books, 2017.
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Here’s a great video of Arden Reed introducing the concept of Slow Art, as explored in his new book:
 

Slow Art: The Experience of Looking, Sacred Images to James Turrell
Arden Reed

Hardback: U of California Press, 2017
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Slow Art in the Age of Instant Everything.
Listen to this talk from the Chicago Humanities Festival:

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We are very excited about Ava Duvernay’s new film adaptation of Madeleine L’Engle’s classic novel:
 

A Wrinkle in Time

Hardback: FSG Books, 1963
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The film will be released on March 9,2018, but the first trailer for the film was released this week!

*** Read or re-read the novel before the film comes out!

 
 

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Tomorrow (June 2) marks the birthday of philosopher and social critic Cornel West…

In honor of the occasion, we offer a series of our favorite brief video clips featuring West…

*** Books by Cornel West

The Bond of Truth Seeking:

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Yesterday (May 10th) marked the birthday of theologian Karl Barth!

In honor of the occasion we offer the following rare video clips of him discussing theology…

*** Books by Karl Barth ***

 
 

1 – On the Confessing Church

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Watch the book trailer video for one of 
this week’s best new book releases:

The Tech-Wise Family:
Everyday Steps for Putting Technology in Its Proper Place

Andy Crouch

Hardback: Baker Books, 2017
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A great conversation introducing the book…
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Remembering the life and work of novelist Wallace Stegner on the anniversary of his death…

 
Stegner (February 18, 1909 – April 13, 1993) was an American novelist, short story writer, environmentalist, and historian, often called “The Dean of Western Writers”.  His novel Angle of Repose won the Pulitzer Prize in 1972 and his novel, The Spectator Bird won the U.S. National Book Award in 1977. He also taught Wendell Berry, during Berry’s graduate study at Stanford.
 

*** Other Books by Wallace Stegner ***

 

Watch this PBS documentary on Wallace Stegner,
A Writer’s Life (narrated by Robert Redford).

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Janisse_Ray

Yesterday (Feb. 2) was the birthday of ecologist and nature writer, Janisse Ray. 

 
Here are two wonderful video clips that beautifully convey her passion for being attentive to and caring for the places in which we live.

This I Believe:

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One of this week’s best new book releases is…

My Life, My Love, My Legacy
Coretta Scott King

Hardback: Holt, 2017
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*** Read ERB Editor
Chris Smith’s review of this book

 

Here is a great video intro to the book from Good Morning, America,that features a brief interview with King’s daughter, Bernice…

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AJHeschel

Today (Dec. 23) marks the anniversary of the death of noted Jewish theologian, Rabbi Abraham Joshua Heschel.

In honor of the occasion, we offer a series video clips that introduce Heschel’s life and work…

*** Books by Abraham Joshua Heschel

Introductory Clip
from Religion and Ethics Newsweekly:

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