Paul Woodruff

Paul Woodruff is the Mary Helen Thompson Centennial Professor in the Humanities at the University of Texas, where he has taught since 1973. He is a member of the Academy of Distinguished Teachers at the University and specializes in ancient Greek philosophy. His published works include plays, opera libretti, poetry, and several translations. He holds degrees from Princeton and Oxford University.


Volume 55

Guests on Volume 55: John Kelsay, on Islam, the West, and the threat of secularism; Robert George, on Oliver Wendell Holmes and the rise of legal realism; Michael McConnell, on Christian responses to the dominant theories of law in the 20th century; Mark Noll, on The Old Religion in a New World: The History of North American Christianity; J. C. Whitehouse, on Georges Bernanos and the mystery of the human person; and Paul Woodruff, on recovering the virtue of reverence.