Sørina Higgins is an English teacher, writer, editor, Inklings scholar, and workshop host. She is available to teach courses in literature and writing; to give lectures on C. S. Lewis, J.R.R. Tolkien, Charles Williams, or the arts and faith; and to host workshops on creative writing.
Sørina is the author of the blog “The Oddest Inkling,” devoted to a systematic study of Charles Williams’ works. She holds an M.A. in English from Middlebury College, serves as Chair of the Literature & Language Department at Signum University’s Mythgard Institute, teaches English at Lehigh Carbon Community College and King’s College (NYC), hosts the Ekphrasis arts group, and serves as the Review Editor of Sehnsucht: The C. S. Lewis Journal. Her edition of Charles Williams’ play The Chapel of the Thorn was published by Apocryphile Press in November of 2014, and she is currently editing an academic collection entitled The Inklings and King Arthur (due out in 2016 from Apocryphile Press). She has published two books of poetry: Caduceus (David Robert Books, 2012) & The Significance of Swans (Finishing Line Press, 2008). Sørina and her husband live in eastern Pennsylvania in a house they built from scratch.
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- Watch Sørina’s Mythgard Academy guest lecture, entitled “The Heraldry of Heaven: The Development of Sehnsucht in the Writings of C.S. Lewis.” View it on YouTube or download it here.
- Learn about the Inklings in Sørina’s Introduction to the Inklings lecture at the Look! Arts group in NYC. At the end of the video, stick around for a bonus poetry reading from her book Caduceus.
- Join Sørina in thinking about the connections between depression and artistic inspiration in her talk about Desolation and Creation.
- If you are into Arthurian lore, listen to Sørina’s presentation at the New York C.S. Lewis Society on Arthurian Geographies.
- Artists! Check out the “Where Are We Now” interview series Sørina did with artists, musicians, and writers about the current state of the arts.
- Whovians! Take a look at Sørina’s musings about the mythic content of the David Tennant years.