Jeremy Begbie, BA BD Ph.D LRAM, ARCM, FRSCM, is Thomas A. Langford Research Professor at Duke Divinity School, Duke University. He is also a senior member at Wolfson College, Cambridge, and an affiliated lecturer in the Faculties of Divinity and Music in the University of Cambridge. He has also served as an associate principal at Ridley Hall, Cambridge, and honorary professor in the University of St. Andrews.
Begbie is known for his expertise and research regarding theology and the arts, and is also a professionally trained musician.
Begbie will be giving the lecture, “Subversive Hope: Embodying and Re-Imagining God’s New World through the Arts” Tuesday, November 11, 8:00-9:00 pm, at the Recital Hall.
He will also be giving a Chapel talk (at Rediger Chapel) entitled, “Sound Mix:Live the Difference” Wednesday, November 12, 10:00-10:50 a.m. with music provided by the Music Department.
Begbie is the author of the following books:
“Voicing Creation’s Praise: Towards a Theology of the Arts”
“Theology, Music and Time”
“Resounding Truth: Christian Wisdom in the World of Music,” (Christianity Today 2008 Book Award Winner)
Learn more about Jeremy Begbie from the following websites: