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Liberal Arts Seminar: Uncommon Ground (Fall 2023)

Faculty resources for the liberal arts seminar

Course Documents

As documents related to the course become available, they will be posted here:

Book Access

Click on the link to access an e-book version of the text. There are two electronic copies, but only one person can access each e-book at a time.  However, individual chapters can be downloaded and saved.  Feel free to share this URL with students: 

About the Book

The Theologian: Kristen Deede Johnson, a professor of theology and Christian formation at Western Theological Seminary

The Pastor: Timothy Keller

The Adventurer: Tom Lin, president of InterVarsity Christian Fellowship

The Entrepreneur: Rudy Carrasco, a program officer for the Murdock Charitable Trust

The Writer: Tish Harrison Warren, an Anglican priest at the Church of the Ascension in Pittsburgh, PA

The Songwriter: Sara Groves, a singer and songwriter

The Storyteller: Lecrae, recording artist, songwriter, and record producer

The Translator: John Inazu

The Bridge Builder: Shirley V. Hoogstra, president of the Council for Christian Colleges and Universities

The Caregiver: Warren Kinghorn, a professor of psychiatry and theology at Duke University

The Reconciiler: Trillia Newbell, director of community outreach for the Ethics and Religious Liberty Commission of the Southern Baptist Convention

The Peacemaker: Claude Richard Alexander Jr., senior pastor of The Park Church in Charlotte, NC

Additional Resources


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Contact a Librarian

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Beth Groves
Kinlaw Library, Office 225
One Macklem Drive
Wilmore, KY 40390
859-858-3511; ext. 2269