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Final Essay: Revisiting Aslan

Your final for this class consists of a revision of your first writing assignment in which you were asked to choose the most important theme from Aslan’s Beyond Fundamentalism and discuss why it was the most important. For this revision … Continue reading

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Whose Fault is it Anyway?

In the Greek myth when Heracles faced the Hydra he discovered that no matter how many times he decapitated the beast another two heads would grow back. The creature’s only weakness was that only one of its heads was immortal … Continue reading

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The Difference Between Reading an Author’s Work and Actually Meeting Them in Person

When reading books, readers get a slight glimpse into an author’s mind.  Some are dull, some are hilarious, and some are just the right mix of humor and seriousness.  When I read Reza Aslan’s Beyond Fundamentalism, I thought parts of … Continue reading

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