My Speaking Bio

Steve Turley (PhD, Durham University) is an internationally recognized scholar, speaker, and classical guitarist. He is the author of over 20 books, including Classical vs. Modern Education: A Vision from C.S. LewisAwakening Wonder: A Classical Guide to Truth, Goodness, and Beauty, and The Ritualized Revelation of the Messianic Age: Washings and Meals in Galatians and 1 Corinthians. Steve's popular YouTube channel showcases weekly his expertise in the rise of nationalism, populism, and traditionalism throughout the world, and his podcasts and writings on civilization, society, culture, education, and the arts are widely accessed at He is a faculty member at Delaware Valley Classical School in New Castle, DE, where he teaches Theology and Rhetoric, and was formerly 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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Grace Academy

Georgetown, TX

February 8, 2019

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World Congress of Families

Verona, Italy

March 29-31, 2019

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Association of Classical & Christian Schools

Atlanta, GA

June 12-15, 2019

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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