Weekly Link Round-up

Our authors include experts on just about everything. Here are a few snips and links from around the web. Are there more we haven’t caught? Send them our way: cupblog [dot] us [at] gmail [dot] com.

shindler-cover.gifNat Hentoff of the Village Voice cites Colin Shindler, author of A History of Modern Israel in his latest article on Israel

Fueling Our Future: An Introduction to Sustainable Energy is shortlisted for a Donner Prize. The winner will be announced April 16.

Does Nick Smith’s I Was Wrong pass the “Page 99 Test”? Find out here. Smith was also reviewed on Read the Spirit, a book blog worth a visit for faith-based reviews.

Barry Friedburg, author of Anesthesia in Cosmetic Surgery discusses yet another preventable death.


Charles Griswold and William Meninger discuss Forgiveness and Apology

forgiveness.jpgThis discussion is featured in the March/April issue of Tikkun.

View the article here.

Griswold, of course, is author of Forgiveness: a Philosophical Exploration.

Meninger is a Trappist Monk at St. Benedict’s Monestary in Snowmass, Colorado. He founded a workshop in contemplative prayer: http://www.contemplativeprayer.net