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Author Rocha, Samuel D., 1982-
Title Tell them something beautiful : essays and ephemera / Samuel D. Rocha.
Imprint Eugene, Oregon : Cascade Books, 2017.

Subject Mass media and culture.
Politics and culture.
Description 1 online resource
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Machine generated contents note: pt. I DISCONTENTS AND DIAGNOSIS -- Tell Them Something Beautiful -- Cranky, with No Solutions -- Media Watch Us Die and Love to Talk About It -- Spectacle and the Real -- Politics and Boredom -- Live Free and Die -- "Liberalism is a Bunch of Lies": Limbaugh is Right About Being Wrong -- Don't Forget: Liberalism is Bad -- On the Dangers of Liberal Society -- Donald J. Trump: The President We Deserve -- Culture Wars Are Over -- Those Immune to Violence Arm and Disarm -- Limits and Dangers of Ideology: Against Diversity -- Fear of Generosity -- Ideologies of Food: A Reply to Webb -- Splenda of Truth: Remarks on Relativism -- Reality and the Virtual: Relativity is not Relativism -- pt. II ORDO AMORIS -- Certainty? Uncertainty? Love! -- Postmodern Theology and Jean-Luc Marion -- Sovereign Lover, the Reign of Love, and the Ordo Amoris -- Imagining Serious Presidential Change -- In Defense of Torture -- Danger of the Imagination -- Economics and the Imagination -- pt. III TEACHING AS DESCHOOLING -- Teaching as Deschooling -- Schooling Consensus -- Tests Have Failed -- Education: The Craft of Desire -- Real School Choice -- Against Excellence -- What Can Go Wrong with Classical, Great Books, and Montessori? -- Dead White Guys -- Curriculum of Life -- Deschooling Religious Education, in Six Claims -- Deschooling Religious Education: Beyond the Fear of Failure -- Liturgy as Mystagogy -- Educational Significance of Advent -- Discussion on the Mount? -- Excess of Stephen H. Webb -- Beautiful Teacher: A Tribute to Maya Angelou -- Franciscan Theatrics: Papa Francisco's Gangsta Ways -- Tale of Three Cubicles -- pt. IV FUNK PHENOMENOLOGY -- ยก No le Aflojes! -- What is a Border? -- Politics of Guadalupe -- Canon of Everything -- White History Month -- Art Perfects Nothing: Review of The Thorny Grace of It -- Solidarity in Vulgarity: The Funk in Racial Jokes -- No-Exit Catholicism -- How (Not) to Destroy Catholic Art -- Francis's Radical Realism: Performance vs. Ideology -- Moronic Manhood -- Michael Jackson: Another Quixote? -- Perils of Private Consensus: Or, In Praise of Mommy Blogs -- Art Kills -- When Identity Fails: Insufficiency and Guitar Pedals -- Why Serious Catholics Should Hate Catholic Stuff -- Aesthetic Critique of Youth Ministry: Miley Cyrus vs. Bonnie Raitt -- I'd Rather Be Whole -- Black Messiah, Cracker Christ, and the Beauty of Guadalupe -- Thanksgiving as Forgiveness -- EPILOGUE: PHILOSOPHY AND THE OFFERING OF DEATH.
Note Online resource; title from PDF title page (EBSCO, viewed May 31, 2017).
ISBN 9781532607011 (electronic bk.)
1532607016 (electronic bk.)
OCLC # 986960141