A renowned G.K. Chesterton scholar and speaker, Dale Ahlquist is the host of EWTN’s The Apostle of Common Sense. He is the author of G.K. Chesterton: The Apostle of Common Sense, Common Sense 101: Lessons from G.K. Chesterton, The Complete Thinker, and All Roads: Roamin’ Catholic Apologetics. Dale is a regular columnist for The Catholic Servant, and his articles have appeared in Chronicles, Crisis, Catholic Rural Life, St. Austin’s Review, Faith and Reason, and Envoy. Dale is also the co-founder of Chesterton Academy based in Minnesota, rated one of the Top 50 Catholic High Schools in the U.S. by The Cardinal Newman Society.
Nancy Carpentier Brown does whatever Dale Ahlquist or Richard Aleman tell her to do. She is the producer of the Uncommon Sense Podcast and a contributing editor for GILBERT since 2009. Nancy is also the talented author of the Father Brown Reader series, A Study Guide for G.K. Chesterton’s St. Francis of Assisi, and How Far Is It to Bethlehem: The Plays and Poetry of Frances Chesterton. She is currently writing The Woman Who Was Chesterton, a biography of Gilbert’s wife, Frances. Nancy also serves as a member of the Advisory Panel for the Chesterton Digital Library project.
Theodore Schluenderfritz is a published illustrator of children’s books. His credits include St. Patrick’s Summer: A Children’s Adventure Catechism, Twenty Tales of Irish Saints, An Alphabet Bestiary, The Father Brown Reader I&II, and Stout Hearts & Whizzing Biscuits. Ted also runs The Catholic Illustrator Guild’s website, www.smallpax.com. Ted lives in Colorado with his wife and children.