Rev. Dr. Serene Jones, President of the Union Theological Seminary in the City of New York and author of TRAUMA AND GRACE.
Dr. Cornel West, well-known professor and author of RACE MATTERS, DEMOCRACY MATTERS and BROTHER WEST: LIVING AND LOVING OUT LOUD.
Kenneth Turan, film critic for the Los Angeles Times and NPR’s Morning Edition, and director of the Los Angeles Times Book Prizes.
Mark Nepo, writer, poet & philosopher.
Bryan Stevenson, public-interest lawyer and founder and executive director of the Equal Justice Initiative.
Marcus Borg, Canon Theologian at Trinity Episcopal Cathedral in Portland, Oregon. Internationally known in both academic and church circles as a biblical and Jesus scholar, he is the author of nineteen books.