About This Show
The Peculiar Crossroads Podcasts is an ongoing conversation on the unique intersection between the arts and faith.
Join host David Kern and various contributors for conversations about the arts, pop culture, and the way can, do, and should cross paths with a life of faith.
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Ep. 1: Are Awards Shows Meaningful?
Feb 26, 2016
Welcome to The Peculiar Crossroads Podcast, a conversation about the mysterious place where art and faith meet.
With the Oscars coming up this weekend it seemed an appropriate topic with which to kick off the show. So, here in Episode 1, film critics Brett McCracken and Joshua Gibbs join David Kern to discuss what it means to properly applaud a piece of art, what the "hot take" culture means about how we consume art, the value of diversion, and the liturgy of the movies.
Brett blogs at brettmccracken.com and Joshua writes at filmfisher.com.
Episode 1 is brought to you by the CiRCE Institute Podcast Network.