Tags: Cultural Criticism; Politics

Lisa Sharon Harper


A prolific speaker, writer, and activist, Lisa Sharon Harper works in places from Ferguson and New York to Germany and South Africa, training and helping mobilize clergy and community leaders around shared values for the common good. A widely published essayist and in-demand commentator, she is the author of several books, including most recently, The Very Good Gospel: How Everything Wrong Can Be Made Right. Among her many honors, Relevant recognized her as one of Seven Leaders to Follow in 2017.

Festival Years: 2018

Recommended Reading

The Very Good Gospel