Recalling the Books I Read in 2018

During 2018, I read about 9,000 (!!) student writing assignments, at least a thousand or so articles, and 35 books, listed below. In addition, I “read” and studied lots and lots of popular cultural texts (songs, movies, tv shows).

American Fascists: The Christian Right and the War On America

The Argonauts

Aristotle and Dante Discover the Secrets of the Universe

Bad Feminist: Essays

Bent: The Play

Beyond Trans: Does Gender Matter?

Bitter in the Mouth: A Novel

Brokeback Mountain

The Craft of Research

The End of White Christian America

Freethinkers: A History of American Secularism

Goodbye Christ?: Christianity, Masculinity, and the New Negro Renaissance

The Hate U Give

The Hours: A Novel

Introducing Feminist Theology

Introducing Womanist Theology

Learn Better: Mastering the Skills for Success in Life, Business, and School, or, How to Become an Expert in Just About Anything

The Little Prince

Living the Secular Life: New Answers to Old Questions

Mental Health First Aid

Mildred Pierce

Mostly Straight:Sexual Fluidity Among Men

The Pink Triangle: The Nazi War Against Homosexuals

The Portable Atheist: Essential Readings for the Nonbeliever

Profit Over People: Neoliberalsm and Global Order

Radical Love: An Introduction to Queer Theology

Requiem for the American Dream: The 10 Principles of Concentration of Wealth & Power

Rescuing Jesus: How People of Color, Women, and Queer Christians are Reclaiming Evangelicalism

The Social Construction of What

Style: Lessons in Clarity and Grace

Unapologetic: A Black, Queer, and Feminist Mandate for Radical Movements

A War for the Soul of America: A History of the Culture Wars

We Should All Be Feminist

Why Gender Matters: What Parents and Teachers Need to Know About the Emerging Science of Sex Differences

Why They Can’t Write: Killing the Five-Paragraph Essay and Other Necessities


Happy 2019!

Dr. Andrew Joseph Pegoda