‘Meet the Authors’ Event to Feature Work of GWU Employees

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Authors Dr. Elizabeth Amato, Dr. Robert Canoy to Discuss Recent Work

side-by-side photos of Dr. Elizabeth Amato and Dr. Robert Canoy
From left: Dr. Elizabeth Amato, Dr. Robert Canoy

BOILING SPRINGS, N.C. — Gardner-Webb University will host a ‘Meet the Authors’ event on Thursday, April 12, for two faculty members who have recently published books. The event, scheduled from 3 to 5 p.m. in the Dover Memorial Library, will feature the work of Dr. Elizabeth Amato and Dr. Robert Canoy.

Amato serves as an associate professor of political science for the GWU Department of Social Sciences. Her book, “The Pursuit of Happiness and the American Regime: Political Theory in Literature,” was published by Lexington Books and is available at Amazon.

Specializing in American politics and political theory, Amato’s teaching responsibilities include courses connected with American politics and political theory such as Constitutional Law, Presidency & Congress, American Political Parties, American Politics, and Modern Political Philosophy.

A professor of Christian theology, Canoy serves as dean of the GWU School of Divinity. His book, “Atonement in the Apocolypse: An Expose of the Defeat of Evil,” was published by Smyth & Helwys Publishing and is available at Amazon.

Canoy teaches Christian Theology I and II, Greek I and II, the Revelation of John, and The Ministry of Worship, a Doctor of Ministry seminar. His primary area of research is New Testament theology, and he regularly leads study tours to Israel, Egypt, Greece, and Turkey.

Auxiliary aids will be made available to persons with disabilities upon request 48 hours prior to the event. Please call 704.406.4264 or email servicerequests@gardner-webb.edu with your request.

Located in the North Carolina foothills, Gardner-Webb University is a private, Christian, liberal arts university that prepares students to become critical thinkers, effective leaders and compassionate servants in the global community. Emphasizing a strong student-centered experience and rigorous academics, Gardner-Webb ignites learning and service opportunities for undergraduate and graduate students. Ignite your future at Gardner-Webb.edu.