80b: October 2014 General Conference Sunday Sessions

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Heather and Nick host reviews of the Sunday sessions of General Conference. Panelists include: Kim, Jay, Amberly and Ashley.

80a: October 2014 General Conference Saturday Sessions

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Heather and Nick host reviews of the Saturday sessions of General Conference. Panelists include: Jonee, Chris, Ryan, and Craig.

79: Cleanflix & the Mormon Culture of Censorship

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Clay, Amy and Nick talk to documentary filmmaker Andrew James about his 2009 documentary Cleanflix.  A hearty discussion about the movie, Mormon culture, sex & violence, and censorship unfolds. Links and References CLEANFLIX Censorship of the Carl Heinrich Bloch Painting Censorship of the Poelman (general authority) Talk Street Fighting Man

78: We’re 2 Years (and 1 month) Old!

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Heather, Clay, Amy, Troy, Greg, Brandt, and Nick catch up with each other and discuss current events in the world of online Mormonism.

77: Who is Jane Elizabeth Manning James?

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Heather and Clay sit down with Dr. Ronald Coleman to discuss the life of Jane Elizabeth Manning James. Dr. Coleman is an associate professor of History in the Ethnic Studies Department at the University of Utah. References: Coleman, Ronald G. – “Is There No Blessing For Me?” Jane Elizabeth Manning James, A Mormon African American(…)

76: Alex Beam’s Experience Writing “American Crucifixion”

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Clay sits down with author Alex Beam to discuss his book American Crucifixion: The Murder of Joseph Smith and the Fate of the Mormon Church. Links and References American Crucifixion – Alex Beam Alex Beam’s Website Interview with Radio West Interview with Mormon Stories Other books mentioned: Mormon Enigma – Lind King Newell & Valeen(…)