Mara Willard - Publications

2017

Good News for Religious Pluralism. . . .sort of”: Religion and its Publics, a multi-year Luce Project at the University of Virginia. 

Theo-Politics in Flux: The ‘Alt-Right’ on God, Christendom, and the Nation.  Notre Dame "Contending Modernities."

2015 

"Spotlight is this Generation's All the President's Men."  Journal of Religion & Politics, John C. Danforth Center. November 12.

2014

Journal Articles:

"Interrogating A Mercy:  Faith, Fiction, and the Post-Secular," Christianity and Literature, Vol. 63, No. 4, 465-485.

"Birth as Labor and Natality:  Hannah Arendt and the Politics of Maternality," Theology & Sexuality.  Vol. 19, No. 3, 227-245. 

"Shaun Casey Talks About Leading the State Department's Faith-Based Office," Journal of Religion & Politics, John C. Danforth Center.  March 4.

Book Review:

Sacred Dread:  Raissa Maritain, the Allure of Suffering, and the French Catholic Revival (1905-1944) by Brenna Moore.  Journal of the American Academy of Religion, Vol. 82, No. 2, 573-576.

2013

"Conclusion," Thiemann, Ronald F.  The Humble Sublime:  Secularity and the Politics of Belief.  (London:  I. B. Tauris) pp. 189-201.  
 Respondent, "Engaging Religion at the Department of State," The Immanent Frame:  Secularism, Religion, and the Public Sphere."  July 30.

2012

"Can There Be a Religious Response to Planned Parenthood's Critics?"  Journal of Religion & Politics, John C. Danforth Center.  November 15.

Book Review:

The Marriage Plot:  A Novel by Jeffrey Eugenides.  Harvard Divinity Bulletin. Vol. 40, Nos. 3 & 4.