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First Things invites you to attend a lecture and book signing with

David Skeel

True Paradox: How Christianity Makes Sense of Our Complex World

January 20, 2015
6:00–8:30 pm

First Things Editorial Offices
35 East 21st St., Sixth Floor (between Broadway and Park)
New York, NY


David Skeel is the S. Samuel Arsht Professor of Corporate Law at the University of Pennsylvania. He is the author of Icarus in the Boardroom (Oxford, 2005) and Debt’s Dominion: A History of Bankruptcy Law in America (Princeton, 2001), as well as numerous articles and other publications. He has been interviewed on The News Hour, Nightline, Chris Matthews’ Hardball (MSNBC), National Public Radio, and Marketplace, among others. In addition to bankruptcy and corporate law, Skeel also writes on sovereign debt, Christianity and law, and poetry and the law, and is an elder at Tenth Presbyterian Church in Philadelphia.