One of the best books I read last year was Kevin Roose‘s The Unlikely Disciple: A Sinner’s Semester at America’s Holiest University.
It’s the story of an Ivy League student who spends a semester at Jerry Falwell‘s ultra-Christian Liberty University.
My review and interview with Kevin can be found here.
Recently, I was thrilled to receive an advance copy of the paperback edition of the book in the mail:
Even cooler was seeing a blurb from the site listed in the first pages… (click to enlarge):
Let that be a lesson to all of you: If you spend a semester at a super-religious school, live to tell about it, and write an awesome book, I’ll say good things about it.
So, get applying and begin the process.