April 5, 2011 / Perspective
Doug Frank. A Gentler God: Breaking Free of the Almighty in the Company of the …
In this issue, we explore what our infatuation with celebrity has to say about how Westerners see reality, and what notions of “the good” are imported within such realities. Moreover, celebrity infatuation looms large over questions of worship and virtue, and issue 18 of The Other Journal will reflect on how celebrity culture shapes the various facets of our theological imaginations.
In this interview, Gary Dorrien discusses the contemporary economic crisis, Michael Hardt and Antonio Negri’s economic perspective, and constructive theological responses to empire, including the implementation of his own theories of economic democracy.