Bestselling author and historian Joshua Charles will give two presentations on the topic of “Myth Busters” as part of Ashland University’s inaugural Faith and Society Lecture Series to take place Wednesday, April 26, in Myers Convocation Center on the AU campus. Both lectures are free and open to the public.
Charles will speak April 26 on “Myth Busters: Religion and a Free Society” at a 3:30 p.m. session, and will speak on “Myth Busters: Dispelling Misconceptions of the Founders” at a 7 p.m. session that evening.
Charles is co-author of the best-selling book, “The Original Argument: The Federalist Case for the Constitution, adapted to the 21st Century,” as well as author of the recent bestseller, “Liberty’s Secrets: The Lost Wisdom of America’s Founders.” In addition, he is co-author of “God, Israel and You: The Scandalous Story of a Faithful God.”
He also is currently a writer and researcher at the Museum of the Bible in Washington, D.C., where he speaks on the ways the Bible has impacted human civilization. The museum is set to open in the fall of 2017.
Charles is a concert pianist who has performed throughout the United States and Europe. He has a master’s degree in government with a certificate in global politics and is currently completing his law degree from Regent University. He is a public policy fellow at William Jessup University, a Tikvah Fellow, a columnist, an Israel Experience Scholar, and a member of the Council for National Policy.