By Jennifer Snook
Snook explores the complexities of pagan reconstruction and racial, ethnic and gender id in today’s divisive political weather. She considers the influence of social media on Heathen collectivities, and provides a glimpse of the realm of Heathen meanings, rituals, and philosophy.
In American Heathens, Snook provides the tales and views of contemporary practitioners in enticing aspect. She treats Heathens as participants of a non secular circulation, instead of easily a lifestyle reenacting myths and tales of appeal. Her booklet shrewdly addresses how humans build ethnicity in a reconstructionist (historically-minded) religion method without crucial authority.
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