Department of History, Philosophy, and Religious Studies


Christine Fletcher, Ph.D.

Christine Fletcher, Ph.D.

Associate Professor (theology)

Kindlon 156
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Ph.D., Anglia Ruskin University | 2006


M.A. Oxford University | 1986


B.A. Oxford University (Somerville College) | 1973


B.A. Albright College | 1971

Selected Publications

"An Anglican Middle Axioms reading of Caritas in Veritate." College Theology Society Annual Volume 56 (2010): 236-254.


"Restoring the Sense of Divine Vocation to Work." Crucible: The Christian Journal of Social Ethics (January-March 2011): 25-32.


"Vocation in Work: Dorothy L. Sayers and Economic Issues." VII: An Anglo-American Literary Journal 26 (2009): 53-80.


"Code of Practice or Virtuous Practitioner? Virtue Ethics and Reputational Risk." International Journal of Knowledge, Culture and Change Management 8.7 (2008): 31-38.


"Dorothy L. Sayers: An Exemplar for Lay Theology." Inklings Forever, Vol VI: A Collection of Essays Presented at the Sixth Frances White Ewbank Colloquium on C.S. Lewis & Friends. Upland, IN: Taylor University, 2008.


"Sayers the Management Guru." Proceedings of the 2007 Dorothy L. Sayers Convention. Ed. Geraldine Perriam. Hurstpierpoint, UK: Dorothy L. Sayers Society, 2007.


Selected Presentations

"Wisdom in a Culture of techne: Teaching Business Ethics." 2011 Baylor Symposium on Faith and Culture: "Educating for Wisdom in the 21st Century University," Baylor University, Waco, TX (October 2011).


"Grounding Business Ethics." ACCA Pedagogy Symposium (October 2011).


"Drama and Religion or Religious Drama? Reading Antigone." 16th Annual Conference of the Association for Core Texts and Courses, New Brunswick, NJ (April 15-18, 2010).


"Atonement Theology in Dorothy L Sayers' The Just Vengeance." American Academy of Religion Midwest Region meeting: "Religion, Sex, and the Body," Rock Island, IL (March 2010).


"Teaching Social Justice Using Biography." ACCA Pedagogy Symposium (October 2009).


"Gender and the Family." 9th Annual Fall Conference – Notre Dame Center for Ethics & Culture: "The Family: Searching for Fairest Love," University of Notre Dame, Notre Dame, IN (November 6-8, 2008).


"‘Who do you say that I am?’: Teaching the Gospels using Dorothy L. Sayers’ The Man Born to be King." 14th Annual Conference of the Association for Core Texts and Courses, Plymouth, MA (April 2008).


"Evangelization – Who Me?" Keynote presentation at Diocese of Scranton Catechists Conference (October 2007).


"CST, CSR and the Purpose Driven Company." Sixth International Conference on Catholic Social Thought and Management Education: "The Good Company,' Pontifical University of St Thomas, Rome, Italy (October 5-7, 2006).