Dick Staub. The Culturally Savvy Christian. Podcast: Live At Hales Segment 1 of 3

Dick Staub's "The Culturally Savvy Christian." (A Manifesto for Deepening Faith and Enriching Popular Culture in an Age of Christianity-lite) The Kindlings Blog

Forty years in the making, Dick's provocative new book reveals the lessons he's learned as a leading interpreter of faith and culture and is generating a lot of constructive dialogue among thoughtful creatives. It has also caught the attention of booksellers, with Barnes and Noble, Borders and online retailer Amazon all pre-ordering more copies than […]

Inklings 2.0 Podcast: Live At Hales Segment 3 of 3

Our topic is: Inklings 2.0: Can The Inklings face-to-face pub experience be replaced by online interaction. Joining us are artist Scott Erickson of "The transpire project," blogger Jennifer Zug, and singer-songwriter Tara Ward. The Inklings were literary enthusiasts who praised the value of narrative in fiction, and encouraged the writing of fantasy. http://s3.amazonaws.com/thekindlings/040207inklingsonline3of3.mp3Podcast: Play in […]

Inklings 2.0 Podcast: Live At Hales Segment 2 of 3

Our topic is: Inklings 2.0: Can The Inklings face-to-face pub experience be replaced by online interaction. Joining us are artist Scott Erickson of  "The transpire project," blogger Jennifer Zug, and singer-songwriter Tara Ward. The Inklings were literary enthusiasts who praised the value of narrative in fiction, and encouraged the writing of fantasy. Meeting between the […]

Inklings 2.0 Podcast: Live At Hales Segment 1 of 3

Our topic is: Inklings 2.0: Can The Inklings face-to-face pub experience be replaced by online interaction. Joining us are artist Scott Erickson of "The transpire project," blogger Jennifer Zug, and singer-songwriter Tara Ward. The Inklings were literary enthusiasts who praised the value of narrative in fiction, and encouraged the writing of fantasy. Meeting between the […]

Word, Image and the Neil Postman Problem" Podcast: Live At Hales Segment 3 of 3

We go to the audience's questions and comments as we take up the subject "Word, Image and the Neil Postman Problem" beginning with Gregory Wolfe, author, publisher of IMAGE a journal of Art, Faith and Mystery, artist Scott Ericksen and Jennie Spohr, producer of The Kindlings Muse. Orson Welles observed: I hate television. I hate […]

Word, Image and the Neil Postman Problem"Podcast: Live At Hales Segment 2 of 3

In this podcast we take up the subject "Word, Image and the Neil Postman Problem" beginning with Gregory Wolfe, author, publisher of IMAGE a journal of Art, Faith and Mystery, artist Scott Ericksen and Jennie Spohr, producer of The Kindlings Muse. Orson Welles observed: I hate television. I hate it as much as peanuts. But […]

Word, Image and the Neil Postman ProblemPodcast: Live At Hales Segment 1 of 3

Orson Welles observed: "I hate television. I hate it as much as peanuts. But I can't stop eating peanuts." E.B. White warned that the visual might replace words saying, "TV has taken a big bite out of the written word. But words still count with me." Into the debate marched Neil Postman, educator and communications […]

Halo: Games as Interactive Storytelling. Podcast: Live At Hales Segment 2 of 3

Games are revolutionizing the entertainment world and among game-makers Bungie is the premiere developer of original entertainment IP. One year after the release of Halo 2, the extent of their success was captured on their web site with the phrase. "We're like McDonalds! Billions and billions served." In this episode of The Kindlings Muse we […]

Halo: Games as Interactive Storytelling. Podcast: Live At Hales Segment 1 of 3

Games are revolutionizing the entertainment world and among game-makers Bungie is the premiere developer of original entertainment IP. One year after the release of Halo 2, the extent of their success was captured on their web site with the phrase. "We're like McDonalds! Billions and billions served." In this episode of The Kindlings Muse we […]