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VOLUME 3, ISSUE 2 (2014): OPEN THEME

September 17, 2014 4:01 pm | Papers, Papers - Archive

MEGACHURCH PASTOR TWITTER ACTIVITY: AN ANALYSIS OF RICK WARREN AND ANDY STANLEY, TWO OF AMERICA’S SOCIAL PASTORS.
Article by Susan Codone (Mercer University, USA), pp. 1-32.

SACRALIZING REALITY DIGITALLY: YOUTRUTHS, KENNEWICK CLAIMS, AND THE FIRST AMERICANS
Article by Mads Damgaard (University of Copenhagen, Denmark), pp. 33-56.

GREENING RELIGION IN FACEBOOK: CAN DIGITAL MEDIA BRIDGE THE GAP BETWEEN RELIGION AND MODERNITY?
Article by Oriol Poveda (Uppsala University, Sweden), pp. 57-81.

THE SACRED IN BITS AND PIXELS: AN ANALYSIS OF THE INTERACTIONAL INTERFACE IN BRAZILIAN CATHOLIC ONLINE RITUALS
Article by Moisés Sbardelotto (Universidade do Vale do Rio dos Sinos (Unisinos), Brazil), pp. 82-115.

BUILDING THE NARROW GATE: DIGITAL DECISIONS FOR CHRIST AND THE DRAW OF RHETORICAL SPACE
Article by Amber Stamper (Elizabeth City State University, USA), pp. 116-151.

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VOLUME 3, ISSUE 1 (2014): FILM, TELEVISION AND THE BODY

May 5, 2014 12:37 pm | Papers

SPECIAL ISSUE ON FILM, TELEVISION AND THE BODY

GUEST EDITOR: ALEXANDER ORNELLA, UNIVERSITY OF HULL

INTRODUCTION TO THE SPECIAL ISSUE
Article by Alexander Ornella (University of Hull), pp.1-7

“YOU CANNOT BE IN LOVE WITH A WORD”: THEOLOGIES OF EMBODIMENT IN DREYER’S THE PASSION OF JOAN OF ARC, AXEL’S BABETTE’S FEAST AND VON TRIER’S BREAKING THE WAVES.
Article by Alina Birzache (University of Edinburgh), pp. 8-30

EXCESS, ARTIFICE, SENTIMENTALITY: ALMODOVAR’S CAMP CINEMA AS A CHALLENGE FOR THEOLOGICAL AESTHETICS.
Article by Stefanie Knauss (Villanova University), pp. 31-55

SCREENING PIETY, INVOKING FERVOUR: THE STRANGE CASE OF ITALY’S TELEVISED MASS.
Article by Davide Zordan (Fondazione Bruno Kessler), pp. 56-83

WHEN CHURCH AND CINEMA COMBINE: BLURRING BOUNDARIES THROUGH MEDIA-SAVVY EVANGELICALISM.
Article by Deborah Justice (Syracuse University), pp. 84-119

MASTERS OF CYBER-RELIGION: THE FEMALE BODY AS GOD’S “INTERFACE” IN THE TV SERIES CAPRICA.
Article by Jutta Wimmler (European-University Viadrina), pp. 120-154

“YOU’RE MY TRUE VESSEL”: KNOWLEDGE AND DIGITAL FAN CULTURE DISCUSSED ON THE BASIS OF MEDIUMSHIP AND POSSESSION IN SUPERNATURAL‘S NARRATIVE AND FANDOM.
Article by Lisa Kienzl (University of Graz), pp. 155-180.

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September 15, 2014 2:35 pm | Reviews, Reviews - Archive

Volume 3 Issue 2  Reviews 
Journal of Religion, Media and Digital Culture (August 2014)

Digital Religion: Understanding Religious Practice in Digital Media Worlds, edited by Heidi Campbell (Routledge, 2013)
Reviewer: Jasjit Singh
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Religion Across Media: From Early Antiquity to Late Modernity, edited by Knut Lundby (Peter Lang, 2013)
Reviewer: Amber Stamper
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eGods: Faith versus Fantasy in Computer Gaming, by William Sims Bainbridge  (Oxford University Press, 2013)
Reviewer: Jonathan Tuckett
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Aquinas on the Web? Doing Theology in an Internet Age (T&T Clark, 2012)
Reviewer: Nathaniel Warne
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May 5, 2014 2:35 pm | Reviews, Reviews - Archive

Volume 3 Issue 1 – Reviews
Journal of Religion, Media and Digital Culture (April 2014)

Cyborg Selves: A Theological Anthropology of the Posthuman, by Jeanine Thweatt-Bates (Ashgate, 2012)
Reviewer: Michael Burdett
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Science, Religion and the Search for Extra-terrestrial Intelligence, by David Wilkinson (Oxford University Press, 2013)
Reviewer: Eric Stoddart
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Viral: How Social Networking is Poised to Ignite Revival, by Leonard Sweet (Waterbrook Press, 2012)
Reviewer: Andy Byers
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The Social Media Gospel: Sharing the God News in New Ways, by Meredith Gould (Liturgical Press, 2013)
Reviewer: Amy Anderson
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iGods: How Technology Shapes Our Spiritual and Social Lives, by Craig Detweiler (Brazos Press, 2013)
Reviewer: Adam Copeland
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