Can the Future Be What It Used to Be?
Pop culture surrendered to despair because it is easier to embrace our doom than to do something about it.
A Humanist in God’s Country
I am a musicologist who specializes in sacred music. I am also an atheist. For years, I treated these two aspects of my life separately: I could appreciate sacred music as a musicologist and dispute the existence of God as an atheist. There seemed no need to mix the two. But I have come to …