Articles & Essays

The Mind of a Mother and Maker

As a teenager I began to notice that the great women writers that I loved were not mothers—Flannery O’Connor, Emily Dickinson, and Jane Austen. This was a frightening observation to a young woman who wanted to be both a mother and a writer. Thankfully, I later…
Talks & Lectures

The Scandalous Holy

Watch "The Scandalous Holy" by Jessica Hooten Wilson at Oklahoma Baptist University on Youtube here. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cUTrEahuhMg Listen to more of my talks on Dante's Divine Comedy. https://jessicahootenwilson.com/episode-2-dr-jessica-hooten-wilson-talks-about-dantes-divine-comedy-and-hop%e2%80%aae%e2%80%ac/
Articles & Essays

The Mind of a Mother and Maker

As a teenager I began to notice that the great women writers that I loved were not mothers—Flannery O’Connor, Emily Dickinson, and Jane Austen. This was a frightening observation to a young woman who wanted to be both a mother and a writer. Thankfully, I later…