Scholarly Wanderlust

Scholarly Wanderlust

My post-PhD journey to engage in exploratory conversations about religion, literature, film, and other sources of philosophical introspection. Particular interests in biblical ethics, mythopoeia, and resistance theory. My blog can be found at www.scholarlywanderlust.com.

Episodes

August 6, 2021 34 min

Science Fiction literature continues to press the matter of humanity's ability (and desire) to procreate in the future. Read alongside the Hebrew Bible book of Genesis, it seems that the desire to procreate is intrinsic to ancient Scripture. In this presentation, I read Genesis alongside a 19th Century sci-fi novel, Frankenstein, and a 21st Century sci-fi tv series, Battlestar Galactica. Read more a summary of this podcast in A...

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Dr. Michael Wingert (Agora University) is my guest on this episode of Scholarly Wanderlust Podcast. We will speak about Christian traditions in the East and the West and Eastern Christianity in the West in terms of patriotism in church services. Also, hear Mike sing a little of "O, Canada" as we try to include our neighbors in the discussion. This podcast was born of a social media discussion prompt: "We sang "Ameri...

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May 30, 2021 23 min

I have received a ton of requests for a description of the work I have been doing for my Ph.D. dissertation over the past five years. This podcast consists of a presentation that I gave a few years back at a national conference, in a session focused on scholarship around biblical ethics. The research included here was edited into two chapters of my dissertation, and will be again edited when I complete the manuscript for a book pub...

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In 2020, I launched my blog, www.scholarlywanderlust.com, starting with a 9-part series covering an assortment of interesting observations about the Twelve Monkeys Syfy series streaming on Hulu. This podcast introduces myself, my blog, my interests, and a summary of my reflections on the Twelve Monkeys Series, and [SPOILER ALERT] I am a huge fan. Read more about Religion in 12-Monkeys.

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