Conversations with American Writers: The Doubt, the Faith, the In-Between

Conversations with American Writers: The Doubt, the Faith, the In-Between❴Reading❵ ➾ Conversations with American Writers: The Doubt, the Faith, the In-Between Author W. Dale Brown – Bluevapours.co.uk For years, Dale Brown has interviewed American writers, listening particularly for what they have to say about wrestling with the sacred in their writing In this book, a follow up to his earlier colle For years, Dale Brown has interviewed American Writers: PDF/EPUB ¼ American writers, listening particularly for what they have to say about wrestling with the sacred in their writing In this book, a follow up to his earlier collection, Of Fiction and Faith, Brown gives readers the opportunity to listen in on his thoughtful conversations with ten contemporary writersWhile many of these authors shy away from being labeled Christian writers, they all have much truth to tell through their work as they Conversations with MOBI :✓ struggle with expressing both faith and doubt The conversations recorded here offer a fresh dialogue on the power of art to sustain faith in unexpected waysInterviews with Eleanor Taylor Bland, David James Duncan, Terence Faherty, Ernest Gaines, Philip Gulley, Ron Hansen, Silas House, Jan Karon, Sheri Reynolds, Lee Smith.

Dale Brown, the founding director of American Writers: PDF/EPUB ¼ the Buechner Institute at King University, is the author of numerous articles and the critical biography, The Book of Buechner A Journey Through His Writings Brown s extensive interviews withthan American writers have appeared in his books Of Faith Fiction and Conversations with American Writers The Faith, The Doubt, and The In BetweenA Rotary Scholar to Great Britain in the s, Brown has also served as a minister, traveled Conversations with MOBI :✓ the country in a singing group, taught in a secondary school on a Woodrow Wilson Fellowship, done a stint as a police chaplain in Houston, Texas, and worked in the Pruitt Igoe housing projects in St Louis, Missouri After taking degrees at the University of Houston and the University of North Wales, Brown completed his PhD at the University of MissouriFor twenty years, Brown was a professor of English at Calvin College in Grand Rapids, Michigan and forthan with American Writers: PDF/EPUB ç ten years was the director of the Festival of Faith Writing there A frequent speaker at academic conferences and churches, Brown continues to teach literature and journalism courses at King University, where he chairs the English department He and his wife, Gayle, an art director at William B Eerdmans Publishing Company, moved to Bristol, Tennessee in .

Conversations with American Writers: The Doubt, the Faith,
  • Paperback
  • 288 pages
  • Conversations with American Writers: The Doubt, the Faith, the In-Between
  • W. Dale Brown
  • English
  • 26 November 2017
  • 0802862284

10 thoughts on “Conversations with American Writers: The Doubt, the Faith, the In-Between

  1. John says:

    I hadn t realized that the faith in the title referred to a religious spiritual aspect when I checked this book out I d thought it referred to their faith in their abilities No matter, it s still a solid collection of interviews, with the faith aspectlow key one writer has even been blacklisted from the Christian book circuit Moreover, there is plenty of discussion of writing in general, not just the faith aspect Brown proves a skilled interviewer, although some of the entries di I hadn t realized that the faith in the title referred to a religious spiritual aspect when I checked this book out I d thought it referred to their faith in their abilities No matter, it s still a solid collection of interviews, with the faith aspectlow key one writer has even been blacklisted from the Christian book circuit Moreover, there is plenty of discussion of writing in general, not just the faith aspect Brown proves a skilled interviewer, although some of the entries did get slightly bogged down for me I m not always the most patient reader at times If I have a quibble, it s that there s a pronounced southern Appalachian cultural skew

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