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Shorter College professor featured in Saturday book signing
Recognized as the 2006 Georgia Professor of the Year by the Carnegie Foundation and the Council for Advancement and Support of Education, Dr. Butcher earned her Ph.D. and master’s degree from the University of Georgia. She received her Bachelor of Arts in English from Shorter College in 1982. The professor also did additional graduate study through a Rotary International Graduate Scholarship to Heidelberg University, Germany, and through a Fulbright Scholarship to University College in London, England. She spent the 2004-2005 academic year serving as a Fulbright Lecturer at Songang University in South Korea.
In addition to “Hildegard of Bingen: A Spiritual Reader,” Butcher also penned “Incandescence: 65 Readings with Women Mystics,” “Man of Blessing: A Life of St. Benedict” and “God of Mercy: Ælfric’s Sermons and Theology”; she served as editor of “Release and Restoration,” a collection of poetry by Drs. Wilson and Thelma Hall.
“Hildegard of Bingen” is available through Paraclete Press, Barnes and Noble, or Amazon.com.
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