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Ep. 48: The Detective Fiction Mystery

Ep. 48: The Detective Fiction Mystery

The pub table is buzzing with unanswered questions. What makes a good detective story? Can it ever be great literature? Why have so many Christian authors been fans? Author Sarah Pottenger joins the table to crack the case.

Ep. 47: Good Art from Bad People

Ep. 47: Good Art from Bad People

How should we respond when horrible people make art that we love? Megan McCluskey and Amy Lee join the table to discuss.

Ep. 46: Beauty with the Bathwater (w/ Amy Lee)

Ep. 46: Beauty with the Bathwater (w/ Amy Lee)

Writer Amy Lee returns to the pub table to talk about the perils of safety, and the sometimes-crazy lengths we go to shield ourselves and our children from dangerous art.

Ep. 45: On the Reading of Old Books

Ep. 45: On the Reading of Old Books

Taking a page from CS Lewis’s famous essay, Church Historian Blake Hartung joins the table to discuss the joys and benefits of reading ancient literature.

Ep. 44: Comics and Myth (and Caves)

Ep. 44: Comics and Myth (and Caves)

Mandi Hart is the president of Cave Pictures Publishing, a new line of comics for the “spiritually inclined.” She joins the table to talk about the unique power of comics, and their role in modern myth-making.


Podcast Crossover Extravaganza (Part 2)

Podcast Crossover Extravaganza (Part 2)

The combined Anselm podcast hosts stick around to talk a broad range of arts and faith topics--everything from whether art should be "useful" to whether Pilgrim's Progress is actually bad.

Podcast Crossover Extravaganza (Part 1)

Podcast Crossover Extravaganza (Part 1)

The whole Anselm digital pub gets together for a special event as Matt and Marcus meet up with the hosts of "Speaking with Joy" and "Redeemed Imagination."

Ep. 41: I'm Sorry, Dylan Thomas

Ep. 41: I'm Sorry, Dylan Thomas

As winter begins, Marcus and Matt talk about works of art they used to love. Matt also hands out his first annual "Ralphie Awards" for the (too) many Christmas specials he watched this year.

Ep. 40: Desert Island Challenge

Ep. 40: Desert Island Challenge

If you were stranded on a desert island, what books or movies would you bring with you? And why do people always ask that?

Ep. 39: Is the Book Always Better?

Ep. 39: Is the Book Always Better?

Anselm novelist Mandy Houk joins the pod to talk movie adaptations: what makes a good one, and why she thinks the Narnia ones missed the cut.

Ep. 38: Welcome, Great Pumpkin

Ep. 38: Welcome, Great Pumpkin

In which Matt and Marcus pick their favorite Halloween books and movies, and show the Great Pumpkin that their podcast is the most sincere.

Ep. 37: Book Girl

Ep. 37: Book Girl

Author Sarah Clarkson shares the blessings of a reading life from her new book, “Book Girl,” and convinces Matt and Marcus that they should be book girls too.

Ep. 36: Outliner's Revenge

Ep. 36: Outliner's Revenge

Should artists outline their work ahead of time, or let their creativity carry them as they go?

Ep. 34: Frankenstein's Playwright

Ep. 34: Frankenstein's Playwright

The Rabbit Room's Pete Peterson on his upcoming stage adaption of the classic novel and the forgotten themes behind the monster.

Ep. 33: L'Engle's Light

Ep. 33: L'Engle's Light

Sarah Arthur shares her forthcoming book, “A Light So Lovely,” which explores Madeleine L’Engle’s complex spirituality.

Ep. 30: Holy Stories

Ep. 30: Holy Stories

On the Believe to See podcast, Michelle Hindman makes a case to revive the lost art of hagiography.