Journal for Cultural and Religious Theory

A Whitestone Publication

Issue 19.3   Fall 2020


Special Issue:


Walter Benjamin on Religion


Author Bios


Editor’s Introduction


Brian Britt, Virginia Tech


Walter Benjamin’s World of Things


Yael Almog, Durham University


Benjamin’s Habits and the Study of Religion


Brian Britt, Virginia Tech


Benjamin, Method, and Weak Messianism


Roger Green, Metropolitan State University


Benjamin: To the Rhythm of Theological Concepts


Nitzan Lebovic, Lehigh University


Critique in a Postsecular Age: Making Room for Tradition as Medium


Ori Rotlevy, Tel Aviv University


False Religions and True Politics: Countering Capitalism as Religion


Carlo Salzani, Messerli Research Institute


Life After Life: A Figure of Thought in Walter Benjamin


Daniel Weidner, University of Halle