Close-Reading across the Canon: Transitioning to Biblical Theology

Heidi H. Dean

Heidi H. Dean teaches Pentateuch and Old Testament historical books at Veritas Christian Academy outside Asheville, NC. She serves as a K-12 Bible Instruction Specialist for Christian Schools International. She holds a Th.M. in Historical Theology (Duke University) and is pursuing a doctorate. She trains schools in implementing a seminar model class built on close-reading and skills of genre, culminating in how biblical motifs become interwoven in other subject areas.

Dr. Peter Leithart

Peter J. Leithart (Ph.D. Cambridge) is president of the Theopolis Institute in Birmingham, AL and teacher at Trinity Presbyterian Church. He has long ties to classical Christian education and is the author of 25 books on theology, philosophy and literature. He and his wife, Noel, have ten children and thirteen grandchildren.