Westar publishes two periodicals, The Fourth R magazine and Forum academic journal. Please select from the options below.
The Fourth R magazine
First published in 1987, The Fourth R shares the latest thinking from religion scholars and writers—in non-technical language for a general audience. This popular magazine also includes early reports on Westar seminar deliberations and the latest news about Westar events and programs. You can purchase back issues as available for $6 each. You will need to know the volume and issue number, which you can find in the issue index or author index. Subscription includes six print issues annually. Learn more
Forum Academic E-Journal
Forum publishes the scholarship emerging from Westar Institute Seminars. Included in the pages of the Forum are many of the seminar papers that inform the deliberations and conclusions of the Seminars. Recommended for scholars and advanced students of religion. An annual subscription includes two electronic issues every April and October. You can order back issues as available from the Old Series ($5), New Series ($15), or Third Series ($15). You will need to know the volume and issue numbers, which you can find under "Browse Issues" on the About Forum page.
Already a Forum subscriber? You can access your subscription at the links below: