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John Backman
Author, 'Why Can't We Talk? Christian Wisdom on Dialogue as a Habit of the Heart'

As a longtime writer and associate of an Episcopal monastery, John Backman writes extensively on spiritual topics, including contemplative practice and its ability to help us dialogue across divides. His new book, Why Can’t We Talk? Christian Wisdom on Dialogue as a Habit of the Heart, will be published by SkyLight Paths Publishing in fall 2012. His articles have appeared in numerous faith-based publications, progressive and conservative, including Fellowship, Episcopal Life, Presbyterians Today, The Living Church, RELEVANTmagazine.com, and Prism. He maintains a blog at www.dialogueventure.com.

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