The American Chesterton Society will hold its 34th annual conference from August 6 to August 8 at Menger Hotel in San Antonio, Texas. The theme of this year’s conference is “A Miscellany of Men.”


The 3-day Chesterton conference will feature various speakers including:

  • Dale Ahlquist, the President of the American Chesterton Society and host of EWTN’s The Apostle of Common Sense. He is the author of four books including All Roads: Roamin’ Catholic Apologetics, published by ACS Books.
  • Geir Hasnes, an independent scholar from Konigberg, Norway, who has been working on Chesterton’s bibliography for more than 25 years..
  • Dr. Peter Howard, the President of The Fulton Sheen Society and Director of The Catholic Hour grassroots movement, and author of The Woman: The Mystery of Mary as Mediatrix in the Teaching of Fulton J. Sheen.
  • Joseph Pearce, writer-in-residence and the Director of the Center for Faith and Culture at Aquinas College. He is the author of many books, including C.S. Lewis and the Catholic Church, Old Thunder, and Race with the Devil.

To register for the conference, please visit the website or call (800) 343-2425.

About the American Chesterton Society:

The American Chesterton Society (ACS), founded in 1996, works to promote interest in G.K. Chesterton (1874- 1936), one of the 20th century’s greatest writers. Through its popular EWTN television program The Apostle of Common Sense, its flagship publication, GILBERT, books, conferences, pilgrimages, and scholarly research, the organization works to bring Chesterton’s common sense, profound faith, and joy to a new generation. Learn more at www.chesterton.org.