Talking Religion with a Laugh Track: God, Church, and Faith in Netflix’s One Day At A Time

Does God exist? Do we have any evidence of it? And can a multi-camera sitcom with an old fashioned (and sometimes annoying) laugh track offer a meaningful discussion of these questions? The Netflix reboot of the TV show One Day At A Time says yes! Seeing Yourself on TV: Popular Culture as a Mirror The […]

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Netflix’s The OA: Embodying the sacred and the metaphysical power of movement

The OA: Stranger than Stranger Things Netflix released over the holidays, almost without any warning or publicity, the new series The OA. This new show, created by Brit Marling and Zal Batmanglij, who previously have collaborated in the movies The Sound of My Voice and The East,  is a mystery sci-fi drama about Near Death […]

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