QAnon, JFK Jr, and beliefs about second comings
James Crossley's new article on political understandings of the Apocalypse in light of the Covid-19 pandemic
A number of news outlets have reported that a study by Gaya Herrington, Sustainability and Dynamic Systems Analysis Lead in North and South America at accountancy firm KPMG, published in the Journal of Industrial Ecology in November 2020, confirms - in the words of Nafeez Ahmed on vice.com - "a famous, decades-old warning from MIT about the risk of industrial civilization collapsing".
It was by chance that Theodore Schwartz found himself on Manus Island in 1953-54, in what was then the Australia-governed Manus District of the United Nations Trust Territory of Papua and New Guinea, among people engaged in an intense millenarian effort.
Martyrdom and Transformation of Society. Submission deadline: 31 August 2021. Online symposium: 16 September 2021.
The spectre of a crowd of insurrectionists running members...
A new book edited by Andrew Perrin and Loren T. Stuckenbruck, Four Kingdom Motifs before and beyond the Book of Daniel (Brill, 2020)
CALL FOR PAPERS: The Study of Apocalyptic and Millenarian Movements: Critical and Interdisciplinary Approaches. The CenSAMM Annual Conference 2021. Online: 29 June to 1 July 2021. Submission deadline: 30 April 2021.