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Vol 4. No 4 (2010): Avatar and Nature Spirituality

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Table of Contents


Avatar as Rorschach PDF
Bron Taylor 381-383


Opening Pandora's Film PDF
Bron Taylor , Adrian Ivakhiv 384-393
Avatar fandom as nature-religious expression? PDF
Britt Istoft 394-413
Post-Pandoran Depression or Na'vi Sympathy: Avatar, Affect, and Audience Reception PDF
Matthew Alan Holtmeier 414-424
‘Mālama the 'āina, Mālama the people on the 'āina:’ The reaction to Avatar in Hawai`i PDF
Rachelle K Gould , Nicole M Ardoin , Jennifer Kamakanipakolonahe`okekai Hashimoto 425-456
I See You: Interspecies Empathy and 'Avatar' PDF
Lisa Hatton Sideris 457-477
Spirituality and Resistance: Ursula Le Guin’s The Word for World is Forest and the Film Avatar PDF
David Barnhill 478-498

Book Reviews

Michael S. Northcott, A Moral Climate: The Ethics of Global Warming (Maryknoll, NY: Orbis Books, 2007), 336 pp., $20.00 (pbk), ISBN: 978-1-57075-711-2. Review doi: 10.1558/jsrnc.v4i4.499. PDF
W Malcolm Byrnes 499-501
James Treat, Around the Sacred Fire: Native Religious Activism in the Red Power Era (University of Illinois Press, 2008), 376 pp., $30.00 (pbk), ISBN: 978-0-25207-501-8. Review doi: 10.1558/jsrnc.v4i4.502. PDF
Paul Rosier 502-503
Aparecida Vilaça and Robin Wright (eds.), Native Christians: Modes and Effects of Christianity Among Indigenous Peoples of the Americas (Surrey: Ashgate, 2009), 252 pp., $89.95 (hbk), ISBN: 978-0-7546-6355-3. Review doi: 10.1558/jsrnc.v4i4.504. PDF
Kenneth M. Morrison 504-505
Anne-Christine Hornborg, Mi’kmaq Landscapes: From Animism to Sacred Ecology (Hampshire, England: Ashgate Publishing, 2008), xi + 202 pp., £55.00 (cloth), ISBN: 978-0-7546-6371-3. Review doi: 10.1558/jsrnc.v4i4.506. PDF
James Treat 506-507

From the Editors: Annual Profile of Reviewers

Volume 4 Peer Reviewers PDF
Joseph D Witt 508-509

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