The Scandal of Reading 3 | Joy Clarkson on Vodolazkin’s Laurus
Professor Jessica Hooten Wilson is joined by Joy Clarkson to discuss Eugene Vodolazkin’s novel, Laurus. Together they discuss the themes of trauma, imitation of Christ, and living as a Holy fool.
The Scandal of Reading is sponsored by Brazos Press.
Information on Host:
Jessica Hooten Wilson is a Senior Fellow at Trinity Forum, the inaugural Visiting Scholar of Liberal Arts at Pepperdine University, and the author of several books, including The Scandal of Holiness: Renewing Your Imagination in the Company of Literary Saints, Learning the Good Life: From the Great Hearts and Minds that Came Before, and Giving the Devil his Due: Flannery O’Connor and The Brothers Karamazov.
Learn more about Dr. Jessica Hooten Wilson.
Information on Joy Clarkson:
Joy Clarkson is a doctoral candidate in theology at St. Andrews University, researching the ways art can be used to prepare ourselves for a good death. She hosts a weekly podcast that aims to give people an arsenal of good stories, music, and images with which they can courageously, wisely, and beautifully navigate life.
Learn more about Joy Clarkson.