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Film footnotes

Ideas

Film footnotes

There are Unitarian Universalist angles to four prominent movies this season.

Christopher L. Walton | 2/26/2018

Greta Gerwig, a ‘fly on the wall for my adolescence’

Ideas

Greta Gerwig, a ‘fly on the wall for my adolescence’

Three young ministers discuss Lady Bird, powerful storytelling, and hopes and possibilities for Unitarian Universalist ritual.

Aisha Ansano, Abigail Clauhs, Hannah Roberts Villnave | 12/14/2017

The most UU thing ever, MMXVII edition

Feature

The most UU thing ever, MMXVII edition

UU World’s annual contest to crown the most UU thing ever depends on your vote.

Kenny Wiley | 3/5/2017 | Spring 2017

Bowie, Prince, and Cohen: Saints of freedom

Ideas

Bowie, Prince, and Cohen: Saints of freedom

Bowie, Prince, and Cohen slashed through repression, urging us to be rapturously unshackled and alive.

Elaine McArdle | 2/13/2017 | Spring 2017

Nathaniel Currier, printmaker of the American mythos

Ideas

Nathaniel Currier, printmaker of the American mythos

Printmaker Nathaniel Currier (1813–1888) grew up Unitarian and later joined the Unitarian Church of All Souls in New York.

Kris Willcox | 11/21/2016 | Winter 2016

The past is alive at Whitney Plantation

Ideas

The past is alive at Whitney Plantation

You can’t rewrite history, but you can help right many of the wrongs through education.

Elaine McArdle | 1/9/2017 | Winter 2016

Quincy church, presidents’ tomb

Spiritual landmarks

Quincy church, presidents’ tomb

Two U.S. presidents and their wives are buried in a Unitarian Universalist church in Quincy, Massachusetts.

Sonja L. Cohen | 10/24/2016 | Fall 2016

There is no going back

Ideas

There is no going back

An unbridgeable gap is growing between Unitarian Universalism and the conservative movement.

Tom Schade | 9/19/2016 | Fall 2016

Southern faith

Life

Southern faith

I see my Unitarian Universalist and southern identities as strengths and gifts, not contradictions.

Meg Barnhouse | 8/29/2016

Keeping cyberspace free

Feature

Keeping cyberspace free

What will come of the 1990s’ most astonishing communication development, the World Wide Web—brainchild of a Massachusetts UU, Tim Berners-Lee?

E. J. Graff | 8/23/2016 | May/June 1999

Songs when you need them

Feature

Songs when you need them

Ysaye Barnwell and the music of community, resistance, and power.

Kimberly French | 8/1/2016 | Summer 2016

What is the most UU thing of all time?

Life

What is the most UU thing of all time?

Just in time for March Madness, we need you to decide which of these sixteen Really UU Things deserves the title.

Kenny Wiley | 3/7/2016

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