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January 5, 2009

Vol.200 / No.1
Editorials
The EditorsJanuary 05, 2009

Looking at the global economy through the eyes of the poor

Jim McDermottJanuary 05, 2009

Writing about science fiction to a general audience is the kiss of death. The self-designated fanboys already know ten times more than you, and the rest of your audience, which unless you’re writing for Star Wars Insider or Wizard Magazine is most of your audience, wish you’d grow up.

Books
Wayne A. HolstJanuary 05, 2009

Some months ago my wife and I stood in the square facing the dome and western facade of St Mark rsquo s Basilica in Venice We marveled at the intriguing blend of Eastern and Western architecture before us We later visited the chapel in the crypt where the body of St Mark had lain for several ce

Margaret OrmondJanuary 05, 2009

A Dominican sister on the call to 'set the world ablaze'

Karen Sue SmithJanuary 05, 2009

A slideshow looking at the artist's long career

The Word
Barbara E. ReidJanuary 05, 2009

Second Sunday in Ordinary Time (B), Jan. 18, 2009

James Martin, SJJanuary 05, 2009

An artist known for his mosaics in Lourdes and Fatima designs a chapel in Connecticut