"Are the trees in the field humankind, to come under siege from you?"
A 2010 Lambda Literary Award finalist
Essays in Honor of Jack L. Knowles
Published in Toronto's lesbian and gay biweekly.
"I almost ran over Lorraine. God, it felt good."
An excerpt from The Trees in the Field

Faith in Writing

Faith in Writing is a Festschrift presented to Jack L. Knowles, Professor Emeritus of English at Milligan College, Tennessee. The essays celebrate reflections of the life of faith in stories and poems, and the faith that written words can make a difference in our lives.These are the values shared by Jack Knowles and his students, colleagues, and friends over a long career.

Contributors write on Anglo-Saxon poetry, Dante, Dostoevsky and Tolstoy, Gerard Manley Hopkins, T. S. Eliot, Pearl S. Buck, Wallace Stegner, and writing fiction in the twenty-first century.

Patricia Magness
Nathan P. Gilmour
Jeffrey J. Knowles
Lee Magness
E. LeRoy Lawson
C. Robert Wetzel
Philip D. Kenneson
J. E. Knowles