Author Don Lattin: Americans Are More Thoughtful About Religion Than We Think

In this video Don Lattin talks about psychedelics at Harvard -- at Harvard. Check it out. By Barbara Falconer Newhall Apparently I’m not the only one … [Read more...]

Dying Jesus . . . Dying Churches?

  By Barbara Falconer Newhall Churches were at the top of my list of photo subjects as Jon and I set out last month for a three-week river … [Read more...]

I’m a Studs Terkel Wannabe — He Captured American Voices

By Barbara Falconer Newhall I'm a big fan of Studs Terkel. I love his books Working, The Good War and Hard Times. I admire the way Terkel captured … [Read more...]

At Orinda Books: The Author Talked — And So Did the Audience

By Barbara Falconer Newhall Maybe it was the coffee we served. Maybe it was the chocolate chip cookies. Maybe it was something about the self-selected … [Read more...]

Now’s the Time to Order “Wrestling with God” — And Read My Lake Michigan Story

By Barbara Falconer Newhall More about Lake Michigan in a minute. First -- if you haven't already done it, now's a good time to order "Wrestling with … [Read more...]