Byron Borger

Criticism, Publishing

Byron Borger and his wife Beth are the owners of Hearts & Minds, an independent bookstore in Dallastown, PA. The bookstore is unique in the religious retail landscape for having a wide array of categories and a theologically diverse selection. Borger has hosted many bestselling authors at the store including Lauren Winner, Ruth Haley Barton, N.T. Wright, Beverly Lewis, Os Guinness, Michael Card, Jim Wallis, Andy Crouch, Sylvia Keesmaat, and Brian Walsh. He has also written for journals such as Sojourners, The Christian Century, The Pittsburgh Post Gazette, The Center for Public Justice's Capital Commentary, and the store's book review blog BookNotes.

Festival Years: 2020, 2021