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  • William A. Johnsen, Professor & Editor

René Girard died in 2015; 2023 is the centenary of his birth. The fecundity of his thinking endures; his challenge remains the same. Do not reject the ambitions of Girard's ideas without testing them for yourself. If you find a side to his thinking that was not fully developed, don't waste time lamenting, get to work on it yourself and submit for review when it is ready. [End Page v]

William A. Johnsen, Professor & Editor
Michigan State University