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Carl Trueman: On Writing, Research, and Thinking Well

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The best way to learn to write fluently is to read people who write fluently.

How can you develop your reading, writing, and academic skills? Dr. Carl Trueman recently delivered a talk at the Library at Southeastern. In this conversation, he talks about his academic journey, his life story, and his suggestions for developing your academic craft.

Carl R. Trueman is a graduate of the Universities of Cambridge (MA) and Abderdeen (PhD) and formerly served on faculty at the Universities of Nottingham and Aberdeen and Westminster Theological Seminary (PA). Before joining the Grove City College faculty in 2018, he was the William E. Simon Visiting Fellow in Religion and Public Life at Princeton University. He is married with two adult sons and is also an ordained minister in the Orthodox Presbyterian Church. He is the author of numerous books, including Histories and Fallacies and The Rise and Triumph of the Modern Self, both from Crossway, and joint editor (with Bruce Gordon) of The Oxford Handbook of Calvin and Calvinism (Oxford University Press).


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