• Atheism for Christians: Launch Speech

    Atheism for Christians: Launch Speech

    On 13 May 2016, Atheism for Christians was officially launched at Gleebooks in Sydney by Professor Carole Cusack. It is a work that challenges Christians to familiarise themselves with the secular tradition and look for […]

     
  • Atheism for Christians Book Launch

    Atheism for Christians Book Launch

    The launch for my latest book Atheism for Christians will take place on 13 May at Gleebooks in Glebe, Sydney. For more info or to RSVP please click below.

     
  • On Faith and Doubt

    On Faith and Doubt

    Despite the dazzling variety which makes up the universal Christian mosaic, it is my belief that all Christians can be described as either conservative or free thinking. To create a simple dichotomy I would posit […]

     
  • Schopenhauer, Animal Rights and Biblical Literalism

    Schopenhauer, Animal Rights and Biblical Literalism

    The German philosopher, Arthur Schopenhauer, and New South Wales share a common birth year, 1788. By the time of his death in 1860, he was acknowledged as a skilled thinker and posthumously is viewed as […]

     
  • Pulp Fiction and the existential crisis

    Pulp Fiction and the existential crisis

    Quentin Tarantino is one of the finest directors of his generation. He is an obsessive devourer of film and a dynamic creator. He has an acute talent for blending sound, colour and dialogue into a […]

     
  • The absurdity of forced belief

    The absurdity of forced belief

    Imagine being chained to a bench in a dark, Soviet-style cell. Imagine being beaten and tortured mercilessly. Imagine being left alone for days without any human contact and then without seeming cause or reason, tortured […]