Two America staff members, and rabid fans of the ABC TV show "Lost," look back over the hit show's four seasons and analyze the various themes that have emerged. On the eve of the premiere of Season 5, Literary Assistant Regina Nigro and Associate Editor Jim McDermott, S.J., consider Jack Shepard's command to "live together or die alone" and what the show has to say about second chances.
Archive for January 21st 2009
Jeff Johnson, SJ, discusses a documentary he co-wrote and produced on St. Francis Xavier. Narrated by Liam Neeson, "Xavier: Missionary and Saint" traces the saint's journey from the halls of the University of Paris to his early days as a Jesuit to his misson to India and Japan.