Interviews & Lectures

Here you can find a list of some of my lectures and interviews (many with links to audio or print content).


My guest appearance on The Journey Home, with Marcus Grodi.

Selected lectures:

Seminar: “Imaginative Apologetics.” C.S. Lewis Foundation Summer Institute in Oxbridge. Oxford, England. July, 2014.

Plenary address: “Charles Williams and Fantastic Fiction.” The Inklings Fellowship. Oxford, England, August 2013.

Keynote speaker: “’Mere Christianity’ as a Strategy for Evangelical-Catholic Dialogue.” At the sixteenth annual Christianity in the Academy Conference, held at Union University. March 2013.

Plenary address: “The Influence of Charles Williams’ Descent into Hell on C.S. Lewis” at the conference “The Ten Books that Most Influenced C.S. Lewis,” sponsored by the C.S.Lewis Society of Madison, Wisconsin and the Bradshaw-Knight Foundation, Madison, WI, Oct. 18-20, 2012.

“Imagination in Service to Truth: Literature as a Mode of Apologetics” at the Evangelical Philosophical Society Apologetics Conference, Nov. 17, 2012, Milwaukee, WI.  [Video]

“From Death to Life: Malcolm Guite’s ‘Stations of the Cross’ Sonnets.” St Michael’s by-the-Sea Episcopal Church, Carlsbad CA, Spring 2012.

Interviews about Not God’s Type (selected):

Live television interview about Not God’s Type on Fox News.(My three minutes of television fame.)

I was delighted to be interviewed by Brandon Vogt for Word on Fire.

The Catholic Herald (UK) interview: How Narnia and Middle-earth helped an atheist professor find her faith.

Here I’m interviewed by John Mark Reynolds, my co-host on The City Podcast, on The City Podcast.

A particularly fun radio interview – Kresta in the Afternoon, on EWTN.

William O’Flaherty had the honors of the first interview I did for Not God’s Type, appropriately enough for his CS Lewis podcast ‘All About Jack’.

Interviews on other subjects: 

Holly Ordway: Literary Apologist – an interview with Intervarsity’s The Well

An interview with The Aqueduct Project: You can listen to the interview here.

An in-depth interview on Nick Peters’ Deeper Waters podcast, where I spent two hours discussing literary apologetics.

I am also a regular co-host on HBU’s The City Podcast, where we discuss a wide range of topics and have a fun time.