Anna Merlan is a senior reporter at Gizmodo Media Group’s Special Projects Desk. Her book, Republic of Lies: American Conspiracy Theories and Their Surprising Rise to Power, is out now from Metropolitan Books. She lives in New York.BOOKMARK
The Desperate Search for the Mark of the Beast
In the Occult Issue of our Print Quarterly Journal, Anna Merlan muses on the contemporary form of the age-old fear known as "salvation anxiety."