Lunch With Faculty: Molly Worthen

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Friday, March 22| 12 p.m.
The Carolina Club, 106 Stadium Drive, Chapel Hill
Price: $25; GAA member price $15

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Lunch includes three courses plus coffee and tea. Jacket required for men; no jeans, please.

Molly Worthen’s research focuses on North American religious and intellectual history, particularly the ideas and culture of conservative Christianity. Her most recent book examines American evangelical intellectual life since 1945. Worthen teaches courses in global Christianity, North American religious and intellectual culture, and the history of politics and ideology. In 2017 she received the Manekin Family Award for Teaching Excellence in Honors Carolina. She is also a contributing opinion writer for the New York Times and has written about religion and politics for the New Yorker, Slate, the American Prospect, Foreign Policy, and other publications.  Notable publications include:

–  Apostles of Reason: The Crisis of Authority in American Evangelicalism (Oxford University Press, 2013)

 – The Man On Whom Nothing Was Lost: The Grand Strategy of Charles Hill (Houghton Mifflin, 2006)

“The Chalcedon Problem: Rousas John Rushdoony and the Origins of Christian Reconstructionism” Church History 77 No. 2 (June 2008)

New York Times Articles


Dinner Details

Dinner at The Carolina Club begins at 6:30 p.m. (unless otherwise noted) and includes three courses plus coffee and tea. Lunch begins at 11:30 a.m. Jacket required for men; no jeans, please.

Price: $40; GAA member price: $25
Attend all four dinners for $140; GAA member price: $80

Lunch price: $25; GAA member price $15

Cost is fully refundable for any cancellation made one week prior to the event. Any cancellations made six to two days prior to the event are subject to a 50 percent cancellation fee. No cost is refunded if the cancellation is made the day before, or the day of, the event.