Games Mormons Play

Board games by and for Mormons have found significant commercial success over the past 25 years. one genre that has seen various iterations is the trivia game. These games highlight what is considered Mormon culture and what a Mormon might be expected to know. This paper considers the content and nature of the questions of …

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SL10366: “Bash”: Mormonizing Euripides

Neil LaBute is known for writing plays and films tracing the questionable actions of ethically dubious characters in shocking narratives. However, for his trilogy bash, he relied on stories written centuries earlier by the dramatist Euripides. LaBute updated the stories, placing them in roughly contemporary time and a Mormon setting. This paper explores the ways …

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