My First Post at Her.Meneutics

"Deciphering a Religion Journalist’s Deconversion ." A short review of Losing my Religion by William Lobdell . I would have liked more nuance and analysis. But alas, I did what I could in 600 words.

While I’m on the theme, check out the cover of Becky Garrison’s The New Atheist Crusaders . Variations on a theme. Becky takes on the guys Lobdell quotes and admires for normalizing popular atheism. If you’re going to read him, read her too, for an edifying laugh.

new-atheist-crusaders

And finally, can anyone read Lobell’s title without thinking of the REM hit from which it was obviously lifted? Can’t post the You-tube link; my computer is in serious rebellion lately. But look at the mp3 download art from Amazon.com . Another variation …

Losing My Religion

Update: My previous post on Losing My Religion is here: Losing Religion; Finding Art and More .

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