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Two recent interviews on denial, denialism and post-denialism

Posted on July 28, 2021 in General

Although my book on denial was published in 2018, it is if anything more relevant than ever. I recently conducted a couple of interviews, on a podcast and a radio show, where we discussed what denial means in the time of the pandemic. Scroll down for t …

My new website

Posted on July 2, 2021 in General

Those of you who have visited my website before will notice some fairly dramatic changes. With the help of Simon Appleby at Bookswarm I now have a shiny new website! What I am really pleased with is that I finally have an online home in which to consol …

Religion and Popular Music in Europe (Co-edited with Thomas Bossius and Andreas Häger)

Posted on December 20, 2011 in General

Published by I.B. Tauris, 2011 Music and religion have, throughout history, walked hand in hand. In the rites and rituals of small tribal religions, great world religions, and more recent New-Age and neo-heathen movements, different kinds of music have …

Media Appearances and Interviews

Posted on October 28, 2011 in General

  23 August 2012 interview with Judische Allgemeine [German] 27 July 2012 interview in Kreuzer Online  [German] 9 July 2012 interview with WD3 (radio) [German] April 29 interview on the Metal-Rules webzine February 2012 interview on Guardian Sound …

Dispatch from the UK: One People Separated by a Common Language

Posted on May 19, 2009 in General

  The British Jewish community rarely seems to feature on the worldwide Jewish map. It may have been significant a century ago, although probably only then because a handful of its leaders had access to the corridors of power of the British Empire …

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