Religion + Spirituality Speakers

Our spirituality author speakers explore life’s biggest questions, pursuing the purpose and meaning found in religious and philosophical thought.

Thomas Cahill

New York Times-bestselling historian and author of Heretics and Heroes

Nora Gallagher

Speaker and preacher on subjects of faith, doubt and conscience, and author of Moonlight Sonata at the Mayo Clinic.

Yann Martel

Author of the Man Booker Prize-winning Life of Pi and New York Times bestseller Beatrice and Virgil

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Alain de Botton

Philosopher and international bestselling author of Religion for Atheists

Lesley Hazleton

Award-winning journalist, historian, blogger, and author of The First Muslim

Daisy Khan

Women's advocate, media commentator, and Executive Director of the Women's Islamic Initiative

Travis Mills

Retired United States Army Staff Sergeant and Recalibrated Warrior

Joan Nathan

Expert in Jewish American cuisine and James Beard Award-winning author of Jewish Cooking in America

Carla Power

Journalist and author of Pulitzer Prize finalist If the Oceans Were Ink

Victoria Sweet

Associate Clinical Professor of Medicine, prize-winning historian, and author of God's Hotel