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Queerology podcast

James discusses his faith journey, René Girard and mimetic theory, the scapegoat mechanism, Sacred (or Holy) vs. Mysticism (or Mythification) of Divine as churches crumble, intelligence of victim, and grace and growth.... Read More...

From the outside in

A Canadian podcast, Ferment, invited James Alison for a lively conversation. In the producers’ words, James Alison might insist that he is “fairly clea... Read More...

Nomad podcast

It’s a word we’re all familiar with, it’s through the violence of the scapegoating mechanism that civilisations are built. And, it is through the scapegoating mechanism that the cross heals. It’s a fascinating way of understanding the atonement, especially for those of us disillusioned with models of atonement that require a violent God.... Read More...

Not peace but a sword

A radio programme of the Australian broadcaster RN featuring James Alison and other guests in a discussion of religion and violence, 22 November 2014 (stre... Read More...