My Speaking Bio

Steve Turley (PhD, Durham University) is an internationally recognized scholar, speaker, and classical guitarist. He is the author of Awakening Wonder: A Classical Guide to Truth, Goodness, and Beauty (Classical Academic Press) and The Ritualized Revelation of the Messianic Age: Washings and Meals in Galatians and 1 Corinthians (T&T Clark). Steve blogs on the church, society and culture, education, and the arts at He is a faculty member at Tall Oaks Classical School in New Castle, DE, where he teaches Theology, Greek, and Rhetoric, and Professor of Fine Arts at Eastern University. Steve lectures at universities, conferences, and churches throughout the U.S. and abroad. His research and writings have appeared in such journals as Christianity and Literature, Calvin Theological Journal, First Things, Touchstone, and The Chesterton Review. He and his wife, Akiko, have four children and live in Newark, DE, where they together enjoy fishing, gardening, and watching Duck Dynasty marathons.

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Coram Deo Academy

Dallas, TX

February 20, 2018

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Classical School of Wichita

Wichita, KS

February 22-23, 2018

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Toledo Christian Schools

Toledo, OH

March 9, 2018

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“The depth of Steve Turley's biblical insight into contemporary cultural issues is rare indeed, and he always communicates his thoughts in an intelligent, thoughtful and conversational way. I always enjoy interviewing him – and learning from him!”

- Janet Mefferd, host of Janet Mefferd Today and Janet Mefferd Live