Greta Austin is Professor in the Department of Religious Studies, and Director of the Gender & Queer Studies Program, at the University of Puget Sound. She has published a monograph, Shaping Church Law around the Year 1000, numerous scholarly articles on medieval Catholicism, and essays in forums like the American Scholar. Her work is available at http://ups.academia.edu/GretaAustin.
In Singapore my husband and I took our children to Thaipusam, a Tamil religious festival. Hindu penitents carry milk jugs, impale themselves with fishhooks, and walk two miles ...On March 31, 2015 / By Greta Austin
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