Dale Ahlquist is President of the American Chesterton Society, host of the EWTN series “G.K. Chesterton: The Apostle of Common Sense,” and Publisher of Gilbert Magazine. He has written two books on Chesterton, edited three more, and is the Associate Editor of the Collected Works of Chesterton for Ignatius Press. He has lectured at major colleges and universities and other venues, including Yale, Columbia, NYU, Cornell, Rice, the Vatican Forum in Rome, the Thomas More Centre in Melbourne, and at the House of Lords in London. He has been called “one of the most respected Chesterton scholars in the world.”
He is the co-founder of Chesterton Academy, a new independent high school in the Twin Cities, and the executive producer of Manalive, a film based on a novel by G.K. Chesterton, which will be released in 2011.
Dale received a B.A. from Carleton College in Northfield, Minnesota, and a M.A. from Hamline University in St. Paul, Minnesota. He lives in Bloomington, Minnesota, with his wife and six children.
2017 Speaking Circuit