Interdisciplinary Humanities

 

Humanities and Religion

Spring 2017 - Volume 34.1

Guest Editors: Ann Branan Horak

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Articles in Interdisciplinary Humanities
from April 2003 to the present can be accessed through EBSCO databases, including Academic Search Premier.

Contents

Editor's Introduction: Humanities and Religion

     Ann Branan Horak      University of Texas El Paso

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Countering Xenophobia: Faith-Based Activism in the Center US-Mexico Borderlands
     Kathleen Staudt     University of Texas El Paso
7
   
Poem: "A certain bow of the head"

     Robin Wyatt Dunn     

24
   
The Spirit, the Cross, and the Mystical Mother: Mexico's Conservative Contribution to the Charismatic Catholic Renewal
      J. Aaron Waggoner     University of Texas El Paso
25
   
Sir William Jones: A Neoclassical Hinduism
      Gerald Barr     University of Houston
43
     
Poem: "Instead of Seeking the Virgin Mary in a Slick of Spilt Oil"
     Kaz Sussman
54
   
Blurred Lines: Does Religious Polarity Create Problematic Heroes in the Poem Beowulf
     Elizabeth Bell Canon     Missouri Western State University
55
   
The Modern Campfire: The Mythmaking Process in Contemporary Religious Film

     Madelyn Paquette     Independent Scholar

69
     
Poem: "The Heretic"
     C.R. Resetarits
82
   
Mormon Domestic Art: Comfort and Communion  
     Kim Abunuwara     Utah Valley University
83
   
Interview with cover artist Wulf Barsch  
     Lee Ann E. Westman     Rutgers University
94
   
Book Review: Make America (fill in the blank) Again: The End of White Christian America by Robert P. Jones
     Ann Branan Horak     University of Texas at El Paso
97
   
Book Review: Beauty: A Path to God by Anthony J. Ciorra  
     Janue Johnson     University of Texas at El Paso
103
   
Notes on Contributors
107
   
Editorial Policies
110
   
HERA Membership/IH Subscriptions
111
   
Executive Editor - Ronald Weber

Co-Editors - Stephen Husarik and Lee Ann Elliott Westman

Book Review Editor - Edmund Cueva

This issue of Interdisciplinary Humanities is partially underwritten by the Humanities Program at the University of Texas at El Paso.

 
   

Front Cover Image: The Ascension of Isaiah by Wulf E. Barsch, 2001 (Oil on linen)