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Book: Religion and Dr Who

Time and Relative Dimensions in Faith: Religion & Doctor Who, a forthcoming new book from Darton Longman & Todd,  examines in depth for the first time, the interaction between religion and Doctor Who over its 50 year lifespan, considering both religious themes on the show and the way in which religious organisations have made use of the programme. A collection of essays writte...

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Book: The Gospel in Brief by Leo Tolstoy

To understand Tolstoy is to grasp how Romanticism is always a frustrated realism. Tolstoy sought a moral and aesthetic realism. He expressed it in his novels and short stories. He was born into the privileged life of the Tsarist aristocracy and celebrated that life in his earliest novels, though with an undertone of protest at the evident injustice suffered by peasants. His gambling brought hi...

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