Refiguring the Spiritual

By Mark C. Taylor Published: March 2012 Mark C. Taylor provocatively claims that contemporary art has lost its way. With the art market now mirroring the art of finance, many artists create works solely for the purpose of luring investors and inspiring trade among...

Religion in America

By Denis Lacorne Published: July 2011 America is unique in that its political institutions preceded its development of a national identity. The American Revolution and the drafting of the Constitution did not deepen a preexisting national self. Rather, it created a...