Tags: Christian Fiction; Education

Corbin Scott Carnell

Criticism, Fantasy

Corbin Carnell was a Professor of English at the University of Florida in Gainesville, where he taught for four decades. He was also the University's first coordinator of minority affairs. Carnell's books include Bright Shadow of Reality: Spiritual Longing in C.S. Lewis (1974) and 5 Reasons to Believe (1992).

Carnell had taught in China, England, Italy, Japan, and Lithuania. An expert on the works of C.S. Lewis and J.R.R. Tolkien, he moderated an academic session on fantasy literature at the 1996 Festival of Faith & Writing.

Festival Years: 1996