Author Archives: Eve Tushnet
About Eve Tushnet
Eve Tushnet is a writer in Washington, DC. She blogs at Patheos and has written for Commonweal, USA Today, and the Weekly Standard, among other publications. She is working on a book on vocation for gay Catholics. Her email is firstname.lastname@example.org and she can be found on Twitter at @evetushnet.
The new Pixar film is poignant—and didactic.
A sequel to 2012’s death-squad documentary “The Act of Killing” lets survivors and victims’ families have their say.
Filling out the ramshackle choir loft of Sufjan Stevens and the Mountain Goats, beyond Sinead O’Connor.
A new album by the Mountain Goats explores rage, memory, masked heroes of the ring, and the unexpected Sunset Flip.
London’s National Theatre stages a philosophy of mind debate that seeks more than the God of the Gaps.
A book on renewing community through friendship offers hope in the face of uncertainty.
How a revival of “spiritual friendship” can help spouses as well as singles.
Whether LGBTQ or GOP, labels should be probed for what they are trying to name.
A fearsome little horror film that is all monster, no message
Talk of health and wealth cannot substitute for sublimity and attraction in human motivations.
America’s preeminent Christian novelist explores baptism, works, and redemption.
How U.S. medicine is changing the way the world loses its mind.
Religion, sexuality, and ambition make a volatile mix at a black Christian boys’ prep school.
The Metropolitan Museum of Art puts the fun back in funerals.
An Iranian-Californian vampire flick lives up to the hype.
Progressive social scientists want to help poor people but won’t learn from them.
A woman has one weekend to beg for her job in the Dardenne brothers’ harrowing new film.
Something under the bed is sobbing.
Joshua Harmon’s ferocious comedy, in which a family heirloom stands in for the future of the Jewish people.
This overstuffed production shows a suicidal longshoreman fighting his family—and the long defeat of his hopes.← Older posts
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