Harvey Cox notes that, of all of his writings, this commentary in the March 1999 issue of The Atlantic yielded the most letters and publicity.
Here's the letter Cox wrote in The New York Times on September 2, 2007 that prompted Krista to want to interview him.
Anthony Gottlieb of The New Yorker reviews a series of books by the "new atheists": Christopher Hitchens' God Is Not Great: How Religion Poisons Everything, Sam Harris' The End of Faith, and Richard Dawkins' The God Delusion.
Cox is Hollis Professor of Divinity at Harvard Divinity School and author of many books, including When Jesus Came to Harvard.
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