Brenton Dickieson

Brenton Dickieson

Lecturer; Preceptor

Brenton Dickieson is a lecturer and preceptor in the Language & Literature Department.

Besides teaching in the literature department at Signum University, Brenton Dickieson is Adjunct Instructor in Literature at The King’s College in New York City, Sessional Professor in the Centre for the Study of Christianity and Culture at the University of Prince Edward Island, and Instructor in Spiritual Theology at Regent College in Vancouver, BC. He also does freelance speaking and writing and is the author of the popular Faith, Fiction, and Fantasy blog www.aPilgrimInNarnia.com.

After completing a Masters degree in biblical literature at Regent College, Brenton moved with his wife Kerry and his son Nicolas to their native home in Charlottetown, PEI to teach and write. His academic interests include how the creation of fictional universes helps in spiritual formation, theological exploration, and cultural criticism. He is now near completion of a PhD at the University of Chester, focussing his work on C.S. Lewis, J.R.R. Tolkien, and the Inklings.

Upcoming Courses

IDCourse NameDurationStart Date
LITC 5302C.S. Lewis and Mythologies of Love and Sex12 weeksAugust 26, 2019

Other Courses

IDCourse NameDurationStart Date
LITZ 5301Introduction to Theory, Research and Writing12 weeksAugust 27, 2018
LITB 5309Literature, Film, and Technoculture12 weeksJanuary 15, 2018
LITC 5303Folkloric Transformations12 weeksAugust 29, 2016

Other Events

IDEvent NameDurationStart Date
Thesis Theater: Adam Mattern1 HoursMarch 14, 2019
MMC001-11Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald2 HoursDecember 13, 2018
Thesis Theater: Rob Gosselin1 HoursFebruary 26, 2018
The Inklings & King Arthur Roundtable1 HoursFebruary 5, 2018
MMC001-01Mythgard Movie Club: Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind1 HoursDecember 4, 2017
One Fantastic Rogue Beast – An Impromptu Star Wars/Harry Potter Chat2 HoursJanuary 6, 2017