Karen Swallow Prior
Karen Swallow Prior, Ph.D., is professor of English and Chair of the English and modern languages department at Liberty University in Lynchburg, Virginia. She and her husband, Roy, serve as deacons in their church and keepers of their 100-year-old homestead, where they live with their horses and dogs—and, more recently, Karen's mom and dad.
Theology on a Tightrope: Nik Wallenda's High-Wire Walk and Our Longing for God | Why we can't get enough of death-defying feats. (June 22, 2012)
Ditch the Diploma: Why College Graduates Are Questioning Their Education | And why you might question whether God is calling you to get a bachelor's degree. (June 12, 2012)
Why Facebook Removed Photos of a Baby | The site's banning of photos of Heather Walker's dying infant reveals a culture terrified of death. (May 25, 2012)
Amazing Grace, How Slow the Work: Why We Still Have Slaves | We often expect spiritual change to happen overnight. Sometimes it takes the course of human history. ...1