First Topic - Arts of Darkness: American Noir and the Quest for Redemption
Thomas Hibbs makes a unique and valuable contribution to the endlessly fascinating subject of American film in his new book Arts of Darkness: American Noir and the Quest for Redemption. He offers an interpretive grid for understanding the neo-gnosticism of so many popular films. He thickens the moral conscience of moviegoers beyond counting the number of dirty bits or blasphemies uttered. He is not afraid to talk religion and thereby give some recognizable content to the concept of redemption: He joins us
Second Topic - McCain and Religion / Catholics in PA
We hear quite a bit and know quite a bit about the religion and faith lives of Hillary Clinton and Barak Obama, but what about John McCain? McCain supporter and his Catholic liason – Deal Hudson joins us. Also, conservative lawyer Doug Kmiec has endorsed Barak Obama and says he will very attractive to Catholics in the general election. Deal responds.