Hyper-Real Religion: Pastafarianism and Beyond


When does a protest religion become an actual faith? What happens when purely fictional modes of belief leak off the page or screen? Join Robert and Joe as they discuss modern religious movements, the Church of the Flying Spaghetti Monster and the rise of so-called hyper-real religions.

Hyper-Real Religion: Pastafarianism, Dudeism and Beyond

Image Caption: Behold the Flying Spaghetti Monster. (memoangeles/iStock/Thinkstock)

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Topics in this Podcast: religion and science, religion