James K.A. Smith: What Does Success Look Like for Your Journals?

Part One of a six-part video conference series series hosted by James K.A. Smith. May 27, 2015.


  1. James K.A. Smith hosted the first of six video conference sessions with student editors on May 27, 2015.
  2. The topic: What does success look like for your journals?
  3. 16 students joined us from over 11 colleges!

    (Including: Brown University, California Polytechnic State University, Claremont Colleges, Columbia University, Cornell University, Dartmouth College, Harvard University, Middlebury College, Swarthmore College, Williams College, and Yale University.)
  4. Smith offered principles on how to bear witness intellectually to the Christian faith in a secular context and a secular age.
  5. Smith exhorted the journals to engage with the intellectual climate of their campuses:
  6. He also championed beauty, art, and winsomeness:
  7. He spoke eloquently on persuasion:
  8. Finally, he talked about the journals' work as a "long game"...