|For Immediate Release:
November 28, 2012
Manassas, VA- Dr. Bradley Wright, author of Christians Are Hate-Filled Hypocrites . . . and Other Lies You've Been Told, will deliver a keynote address on Sunday, March 3, 2013, at the NRB 2013 Convention & Exposition in Nashville, TN.
“With his broad knowledge and wry sense of humor, Bradley has done an extraordinary job at debunking myths about American Christianity and setting the record straight on the condition of the Church in the West,” commented NRB President & CEO Dr. Frank Wright. “I look forward to hearing what he will share at NRB 2013.”
Bradley Wright is an associate professor of sociology at theUniversityofConnecticut, where he studies American Christianity. He received his Ph.D. at theUniversityofWisconsin, where he was trained in social psychology and criminology.
To date, Wright has authored 20 scholarly articles and two books: Christians Are Hate-Filled Hypocrites... and Other Lies You've Been Told (2010), and Upside: Surprising Good News about the State of Our World (2011). Hypocrites won the Christianity Today Book of the Year Award for Christianity and Culture.
In addition to his research, Wright is the organizer of and a lead author for the Black, White, and Gray blog at Patheos.com, which brings together the observations, research, and reflections of Christian sociologists as they relate to Christian faith and practice.
About NRB The National Religious Broadcasters (NRB) is a non-partisan, international association of Christian communicators whose member organizations represent millions of listeners, viewers, and readers. Our mission is to advance biblical truth; to promote media excellence; and to defend free speech. In addition to promoting standards of excellence, integrity, and accountability, NRB provides networking, educational, ministry, and fellowship opportunities for its members.Learn more at www.nrb.org.
About the NRB Convention The annual NRB Convention & Exposition is the largest nationally and internationally recognized event dedicated solely to assist those in the field of Christian communications.The dynamic Exposition consists of nearly 200 companies and is an active marketplace for those seeking tools and services to expand their organizations.NRB 2013 will be held at the Gaylord Opryland Resort and Convention Center in Nashville, TN, March 2-5, 2013. For more information, go to www.nrbconvention.org.
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