professor of comparative religion, SUNY
New Paltz and Cambridge University.
Tim Dean, Ph.D.
candidate at the University of New South Wales, editor
of Australian Life Scientist magazine.
Rebecca Newberger Goldstein,
novelist and professor of philosophy.
professor of philosophy and law at the University of
George Edwin Burnell Professor of Religious Studies
(Emeritus) at Stanford University.
president of LaScola Qualitative Research.
University Senior Lecturer, Director for the Study of
Religion, Cambridge University.
professor of religious studies, Rice University.
Bourlin is the editor of The Human Prospect. A
longtime skeptic, she has served as vice president of
the Humanists of Washington. An unmitigated fan of the
First Amendment, she co-founded and co-chaired the
Northwest Feminist Anti-Censorship Taskforce. She has
written for Free Inquiry, Apogee, The Secular Humanist
Press, The Examiner (the newsletter for African
Americans for Humanism (AAH)), and
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