Jim Papandrea is an author, professor, speaker, and musician. He holds an M.Div. degree from Fuller Theological Seminary, and a Ph.D. from Northwestern University in the history and theology of the early Christian church, with secondary concentrations in New Testament interpretation and the history of the Roman Empire. He has also studied Roman history at the American Academy in Rome, Italy. Jim is currently Professor of Church History and Historical Theology at Garrett-Evangelical Theological Seminary, at Northwestern University, as well as a consultant in the area of Adult Faith Formation, and a regular speaker in parish and lay formation programs. He has published 15 books, including the recent From Star Wars to Superman: Christ Figures in Science Fiction and Superhero Films.
Carlo Kennedy is an Irish-Italian-American author. He is the author of the Time Signature series of time-travel/historical fiction novels.