Tag Archives: Rigsby

Times and Winds / Bes Vakit Film Review

Title: Times and Winds/ Bes Vakit Subject: Children grow up in a world of religious and cultural tensions. Year: Turkish Release: 2006; English Release: 2008 Produced By: Ömer Atlay Distributed By: Atlantik Film Format: DVD, Turkish with English Subtitles Reviewed by: … Continue reading

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Be Quiet, (2005) A film by Sameh Zoabi

Title: Be Quiet Rating: Five of Five Stars Subject: A young strong willed son and his father travel home from the west bank in Palestine to their home in Nazareth. Year: 2005 Produced By: Sameh Zoabi Format: DVD, English, Hebrew … Continue reading

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Budrus; by Julia Bacha and JustVision

Separation of Identity.    “Something there is that doesn’t love a wall”.               ~ Robert Frost, The Mending Wall     Don’t miss Budrus!  A visualization of Israeli-Palestinian barriers, dialogue, and cooperative activism. There is an old saying that goes something … Continue reading

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A Road to Mecca: The Journey of Muhammad Asad

A Road to Mecca is a personal journey.  Directed by Georg Misch.  Misch takes us on a trip beginning in the early 1920s when we are introduced to a young Jew by the name of Leopold Weis. Leopold is the name that carries … Continue reading

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Religious Practices Making Moral Habitus

This presentation uses Prezi.  The focus is upon the study by Daniel Winchester and his later journal article entitled: Embodying the Faith: Religious Practice and the Making of a Muslim Moral Habitus (2008).  In this study Winchester seeks to develop empiric, high level … Continue reading

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