Holly Ordway, Ph.D.
Chair, Department of Apologetics
Professor of English
BA in English, University of Massachusetts Amherst
MA in English, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
MA in Christian Apologetics, Biola University
PhD in English, University of Massachusetts Amherst
Apologetics Research and Writing
Medieval Culture and Philosophy
Modern and Post-Modern Culture
Cultural and imaginative apologetics, specifically literary apologetics, with special attention to the intersection of reason and imagination; poetry; and the works of C.S. Lewis.
Dr. Ordway is the author of "Not God’s Type: A Rational Academic Finds a Radical Faith" (Moody, 2010) and is working on a book on literary apologetics. She is also a contributor to the Christian Research Journal, and blogs on literature, culture, and apologetics at Hieropraxis.com
Dr. Ordway is a member of the Evangelical Philosophical Association and the Conference for Christianity in Literature. She is also a poet, and fenced sabre competitively for nearly twenty years.