Mark Alpert, a contributing editor at Scientific American, is the author of the novel Saint Joan of New York.

A bronze statue of Joan of Arc in the public space outside Reims Cathedral in France. (iStock/lucentius)
Faith Short Take
Mark AlpertJanuary 16, 2020
The far-right nationalists who have used Joan of Arc as a symbol are missing her significance, writes the author of the novel “Saint Joan of New York.”