A Priest, a Mormon, and a Rabbi Walk Into a Comic Book: When Religion and Pop Culture Collide

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Thursday September 22, 2022 - 1:00 pm to 2:00 pm

Religious imagery and characters abound in pop culture. Lucifer and Priest in the comics, to angels in Supernatural and a love affair with a priest in Fleabag, to the true crime Mormonism of Under the Banner of Heaven, we are encountering serious questions related to doctrine and culture of our religious communities. This panel will feature individuals from different fandoms and diverse faiths discussing the ways their faith has been (mis)represented, challenged, and strengthened by their favorite popular culture.