The service will be for Staff Sgt. Stephen Dunning, 31, who died on Oct. 27 while attempting to disarm a bomb, according to the U.S. Department of Defense.
Dr. Stephen Dunning specializes in both Canadian and contemporary British literature, but has interests in a broad range of subjects, from the Inklings and young adult fantasy to the effects of technology on culture. He is the author of The Crisis and the Quest: A Kierkegaardian Reading of Charles Williams, as well as articles on Canadian literature and the Inklings. Currently, his research projects include Guy Vanderhaeghe, Graham Swift, Rene Girard and C. S. Lewis. In these, he continues exploring the links between theological consciousness and aesthetic production. Dr. Dunning is the co-director of the
Stephen Dunning is a genius to learn from. His thoughts are insightful and, while his intelligence can be intimidating, taking a course with him is enlightening.