Events

Mars Hill 2020: Tolkien & Dostoevskey

The Mars Hill Forum is hosted by University Christian Fellowship—a ministry of the Christian Fellowship family of local churches in Central Kentucky—as one of a series of events aimed at reaching the University of Kentucky and surrounding area with the truth and beauty of the…
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November 12, 2020
Events

Flannery O’Connor Short Course

Short course on Flannery O’Connor with Chuck Colson Center (11/10) Listen to Dr. Jessica Hooten Wilson's discussion of Flannery O’Connor on The Habit here. How Four Christians from History Confronted Cultural Chaos Speakers: Dr. Calvin Troup, Dr. Bill Brown, Derek McCoy, and Dr. Jessica Hooten…
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November 3, 2020
Articles & Essays

Awakening from Digital Slumbers

When I was rereading Homer’s The Odyssey, I noticed a curious fault in the hero—Odysseus falls asleep at the most inopportune times. At the start of his adventures, he dozes off when the ships are in sight of Ithaca, the pilgrim’s destination. Hoping that by overexerting…
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October 30, 2020
Events

Solzhenitsyn and American Culture Event

If you are struggling to find a middle road through this world of extreme right and left, the writings of Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn remind us of the dangers of ideology of any camp and point us instead towards polyphony and beauty. Join this webinar book launch on Oct 29…
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October 27, 2020
InterviewsPodcast & Radio Interviews

Interview on “Hallie Weekly”

The Catholic Channel SiriusXM (February 17, 2017) Check out this interview on Hallie Lord's website: https://hallieweekly.libsyn.com/hallie-talks-to-dr-jessica-wilson-about-the-value-of-great-literature-on-the-spiritual-life Check out this interview on Stitcher: https://www.stitcher.com/podcast/hallie-lord/hallie-weekly/e/49162807 Check out this interview on Apple Podcasts: https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/hallie-talks-to-dr-jessica-wilson-about-value-great/id1154514691?i=1000381352169
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February 17, 2017
Articles & Essays

Scandalized Reading

"For three years, I judged Christian novels for Christianity Today’s Novel of the Year Award. One year it was almost unbearable. I found the contenders all but unreadable.” For three years, I judged Christian novels for Christianity Today’s Novel of the Year Award. One year it was…
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February 8, 2017
Interviews

U.S. Fulbright Grantee Experience Interview

https://youtu.be/mKOa1MvO1y8 Jessica Hooten Wilson, Associate Professor of John Brown University in Arkansas, teaches at the Faculty of Social Sciences, Charles University, Prague in summer semester 2014. In this video she explains why she has chosen Prague and how she finds the teaching here. More information…
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March 12, 2014