By Robert MacSwain
A exceptional educational, influential Christian apologist, and best-selling writer of kid's literature, C. S. Lewis is a arguable and enigmatic determine who maintains to fascinate, fifty years after his demise. This significant other is the 1st finished single-volume examine written via a global group of students to survey Lewis's occupation as a literary historian, well known theologian, and inventive author. Twenty-one professional voices from Oxford, Cambridge, Princeton, and Wheaton, between many different areas of studying, research Lewis's paintings from theological, philosophical, and literary views. a few chapters contemplate his expert contribution to fields corresponding to serious thought and highbrow background, whereas others investigate his perspectives on concerns together with ethical wisdom, gender, prayer, battle, love, affliction, and Scripture. the ultimate chapters examine his paintings as a author of fiction and poetry. unique in its technique and specified in its scope, this better half exhibits that C. S. Lewis was once even more than only the guy in the back of Narnia.