Hi. I'm Phil Tallon. I Ph.D.'d from The University of Saint Andrews in theology, and am now an Assistant Professor of Theology at Houston Baptist University, where I teach in the Honors College and the apologetics department.

I'm the author of The Poetics of Evil: Toward an Aesthetic Theodicy (Oxford University Press, 2011) and The Absolute Basics of the Christian Faith (Seedbed, 2016). I'm also the co-editor (with David Baggett) of The Philosophy of Sherlock Holmes (University Press of Kentucky, 2012).

Here are a few recent essays: "The Birth of Gaming from the Spirit of Fantasy," in The Legend of Zelda and Theology; "Dialogues Concerning Death Proof and Exploitation Films," in Quentin Tarantino and Theology.

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