Dr. Gene Veith
Dr. Gene Edward Veith is Provost and Professor of Literature at Patrick Henry College in Purcellville, Virginia. He is the author of over 20 books on topics involving Christianity and culture, Lutheranism, literature, and the arts. They include The Spirituality of the Cross, God at Work, Family Vocation, Postmodern Times, The State of the Arts, and Loving God With All Your Mind.
Dr. Veith previously served as the Culture Editor of World Magazine. He was on the faculty for 19 years as Professor of English at Concordia University Wisconsin, where he also served for six years as the Dean of the School of Arts and Sciences. He has also taught at Northeastern Oklahoma A&M College and has been a visiting professor at the Estonian Institute of Humanities, Gordon-Conwell, Regent College (Vancouver), and Wheaton College. He also serves as the director of the Cranach Institute at Concordia Theological Seminary in Ft. Wayne, Indiana.
Dr. Veith received his B.A. in Letters (Literature, Philosophy, History, and Classics) from the University of Oklahoma and his M.A. and Ph.D. in English from the University of Kansas.
He and his wife, Jackquelyn, have three grown children and nine grandchildren.