Wednesday, April 4, 2018 - 7:00pm to 9:00pm
Redeemer University College, 777 Garner Road East, Ancaster, ON L9K 1J4, Canada
Captain America vs. Flannery O'Connor: Heroes and Saints for Unholy Times - The Redeemer Centre for Christian Scholarship is proud to announce that Dr. Jessica Hooten Wilson (PhD, Baylor University), associate professor of creative writing at Arkansas’s John Brown University, is the winner of the 2017 Emerging Public Intellectual Award. The $5,000 award recognizes emerging talent rooted in the Christian academy and making a public impact.  Redeemer will have the chance to hear directly from the award winner on April 4, 2018 as Dr. Hooten Wilson offers the prestigious The World and Our Calling lecture, the latest in a lecture series exploring the facets of the Christian calling to be engaged with our culture.Admission is free.