An Oral History of Shame
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An Oral History of Shame

by Linda Kay Klein

An Excerpt From Pure: Inside the Evangelical Movement That Shamed a Generation of Young Women and How I Broke Free

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Pride in the Name of Power

Pride in the Name of Power

by Daniel Schulz

Parsing the politics of Luverne, Alabama.

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Hannah Gadsby Makes It Plain

Hannah Gadsby Makes It Plain

by Briallen Hopper

The sacramental stand-up sermon we all need right now.

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When A Guru Says “Get Over Yourself,” Beware

When A Guru Says “Get Over Yourself,” Beware

by Nadia Colburn

#MeToo moments in Buddhism and psychotherapy.

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I Was A Teenage Lemming God

I Was A Teenage Lemming God

by Burke Gerstenschlager

A harmless rodent with vast existential consequences.

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Forgiveness in the Epoch of Me Too

Forgiveness in the Epoch of Me Too

by Kaya Oakes

Whose job is it, anyway?

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Tessering in 2018

Tessering in 2018

by Ashley Karlin

A Wrinkle in Time’s Unified Theory of Love

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Celebrate the Death

Celebrate the Death

by Ashley Makar

Dust to dust, the stuff of us, before and after life.

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The Untold Story of Our Savior

The Untold Story of Our Savior

by Edith Vonnegut

Spoiler alert: He’s not an only child.

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Evangelical Anxiety

Evangelical Anxiety

by Charles Marsh

We did not do therapy. “Psychoheresy,” some called it.

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Uncle Oatmeal

Uncle Oatmeal

by Gordon Haber

The niece is the only child he knows.

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Taking Twilight’s Measure

Taking Twilight’s Measure

by Rachel Riederer

Clearmont, Wyoming.

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The Schism In the Sky: How the Eclipse Divided America

The Schism In the Sky: How the Eclipse Divided America

by Amy Ettinger

Madras, Oregon.

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Seeing Directly Through the Clouds

Seeing Directly Through the Clouds

by Emily R. Mace

Chicago, Illinois.

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Total Eclipse and The Meaning of Insufficient Meaning

Total Eclipse and The Meaning of Insufficient Meaning

by Andrew Johnson

Sedalia, Missouri.

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Transit of Shadow: On Eclipses

Transit of Shadow: On Eclipses

by Edward Simon

Totally predictable, yet totally magical.

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