Jonathan Witt

Jonathan Witt, Ph.D. is a former English professor and co-author of the Ignatius Press book The Hobbit Party: The Vision of Freedom that Tolkien Got, and the West Forgot. He is a Senior Fellow of Discovery Institute’s Center for Science and Culture. He has written many popular and academic articles, scripted three documentaries that have appeared on PBS, and is the co-author of A Meaningful World: How the Arts and Sciences Reveal the Genius of Nature. He also served as the lead writer for the PovertyCure Series and the award-winning film Poverty, Inc.

Latest by Jonathan Witt in ITO

  • The 'God of the Gaps' Is Growing
    July 24, 2017

    The 'God of the Gaps' Is Growing

    6 ½ min

    Even when the evidence seems to point to intelligent design, hold out for a purely materialistic, designer-free explanation. One is sure to come along—sooner or later.

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