December 10th, 2009 10:57 EST
Judyth Piazza chats with Becky Garrison, Author of The New Atheist Crusaders and Their Unholy Grail
Becky Garrison, author of three recent popular books:
1) The New Atheist Crusaders and Their Unholy Grail: The Misguided Quest to Destroy Your Faith,
2) Red and Blue God, Black and Blue Church
3) Rising from the Ashes: Rethinking Church
Becky serves as Senior Contributing Editor for The Wittenburg Door, the only religious satire magazine in the United States. Her additional recent writing credits include work for Christian Retailing, Charisma, and Prism.
Garrison also contributes to The Ooze and blogs on God`s Politics. She has a dual Master of Divinity/Social Work degree from Yale University and Columbia University, and an undergraduate degree in theater arts from Wake Forest University. In addition, she spent a semester abroad at Warnborough College in Oxford, England.
Becky Garrison was born in Hartsville, South Carolina, where her father, the late Rev. Dr. Karl Claudius Garrison, Jr., a civil rights activist, Episcopal priest and college professor was serving as rector of St. Bartholomew`s Episcopal Church in Hartsville, SC.
Her mother, Nancy Little Garrison was a direct descendant of Roger Williams, founder of the state of Rhode Island and John Howland, John Alden and Priscilla Mullens, all passengers aboard the Mayflower. She spent her childhood in Washington, North Carolina, West Virginia, Georgia and Louisiana. Currently, she resides in New York City.
For More Information: http://www.beckygarrison.com/