This piece, featured in Genealogies of Modernity, is based on my conversation with Matthew Tan on Zoom. In it, we discuss how images today mediate our experience of being in ways that mimic religious visual culture. We explore how the image of Christ can serve as a resistance to the dominance of electronic media and its simulations of reality.
Contemplatives in Conversation: Simulacra and the True Image
Updated: May 3, 2023