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Episode 59: Alexander Zaitchik on Glenn Beck

John Larsen chats with Alexander Zaitchik author of numerous article on Glenn Beck and the recently published Common Nonsense: Glenn Beck and the Triumph of Ignorance. Alexander’s Web Site www.zaitchik.com Episode 59 Your browser does not support the audio element.

Episode 53: Glenn Ostlund Interviews Kaboh

19 Years ago on his Mission, Glenn Ostlund baptized Kaboh Miyashima. Listen to this fascinating interview as Glenn reconnects with his past convert and they discuss his conversion and what it means to be a member in Japan. Episode 53 Your browser does not support the audio element.

Episode 35: An Interview with Mike

John interviews TBM panelist Mike and gets a Sunday School less in the mix. Episode 35 Your browser does not support the audio element.

Episode 12: Ex-Mormon Exit Narratives

The panel is joined by Seth Payne to discuss his work on the phenomena of Ex-Mormon exit narratives. Topics discussed include the sociological research on such narratives, exit narrative’s formulas and structures, the communities playing into the narratives and narrative purpose and intent. Seth’s paper on exit stories can be had here: http://www.sethpayne.com/?p=691 Episode 12

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Episode 10: The Pew Forum Portrait of Mormons in the US

In this Episode John Larsen is joined by regular panelists Tom, James and Nyal to discuss the statistical findings of the Pew Forum Portrait of Mormons in the US released on July 24th, 2009. The Pew paper can be found at http://pewforum.org/docs/?DocID=427. Episode 10 Your browser does not support the audio element.