By Jennifer Snook
Snook explores the complexities of pagan reconstruction and racial, ethnic and gender id in today’s divisive political weather. She considers the effect of social media on Heathen collectivities, and gives a glimpse of the realm of Heathen meanings, rituals, and philosophy.
In American Heathens, Snook provides the tales and views of recent practitioners in attractive element. She treats Heathens as individuals of a spiritual move, instead of easily a tradition reenacting myths and tales of attraction. Her e-book shrewdly addresses how humans build ethnicity in a reconstructionist (historically-minded) religion process without valuable authority.
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American Heathens: The Politics of Identity in a Pagan Religious Movement by Jennifer Snook