Posts Tagged ‘Lars Walker’

An Interview With Lars Walker

Editor’s note: See our review of  Troll Valley by Lars Walker here. EO: Hi Lars, thanks for taking the time to do this interview for us.  I’d like to ask a couple questions about Troll Valley first, then about Christian Fantasy in general.   First, is Troll Valley based on a true story? LW:...
March 22nd, 2013 | Book Reviews, Media | Read More

Troll Valley: The Fairy Tale Grandma Never Told You

Editor’s note: See our interview with Lars Walker here. Troll Valley is not your grandmother’s fairy tale, though it might be your great-great-great-grandmother’s fairy tale.  From the official synopsis: Chris Anderson has everything. He’s the son of the richest family in town. He...
March 21st, 2013 | Book Reviews, Media | Read More

All For One, Not One For All: Thoughts on Stieg Larsson’s Millennium Trilogy

“It is expedient for you that one man die for the people, and that the whole nation not perish.” This age-old attitude is at the heart of the drama in Stieg Larsson’s Millennium Trilogy, which begins with the international best-seller, The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo. A confession:...
October 11th, 2011 | Art & Literature, Book Reviews, Culture, Ethics, Human Rights, Media, Moral Philosophy, Social Justice | Read More

West Oversea: Word Made Flesh Meets Myth Made Fiction

What would you do if Odin decided to haunt you because he was angry you’d left him for Jesus? When a pagan society is Christianized, it must determine how to either leave behind or incorporate its old talismans and traditions into its new Christian faith.  This is seldom an easy task, as any...
May 20th, 2010 | Book Reviews, Media, Other, Religion, The Gospel | Read More