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Robert Wright Article

Ellen McCormick, who was gracious and brave enough to be my first interview on the podcast, called my attention to this piece in The New York Times by Robert Wright, author of The Evolution of God. He, too, was quite gracious by agreeing to be interviewed for Episode 6. You may recall, during our conversation […]

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Be Spiritual – Episode 6

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As noted in last weekend’s post, Episode 6 features an interview with Robert Wright, author of the book The Evolution of God. During our half-hour conversation, he outlined how human perceptions of God have evolved over the millennia, discussed the constructive role religion can play in modern society, and shared his own spiritual views. I […]

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In Production: Robert Wright and The Evolution of God

Yesterday, I had the privilege of interviewing Robert Wright, the author of The Evolution of God. His book chronicles human perceptions of God since the hunter-gatherer era and the role religion has played in the development of society. Perhaps more importantly, he raises the question of what role religion and belief should play in civilization. […]

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