Esau McCaulley (PhD) is a New Testament scholar and an Anglican Priest.
His new book is Reading While Black: African American Biblical Interpretation as an Exercise in Hope. It looks at the tradition of African American biblical interpretation and argues that the Bible can speak a word of hope to African Americans in the United States.
Esau completed his PhD at St Andrews, where he studied under the direction of N.T. Wright.
He is a contributing opinion writer for the New York Times, and his writing has appeared in outlets such as Christianity Today and the Washington Post. Esau is also the host of the Disrupters Podcast and functions as a Canon Theologian for his diocese.
Dr. McCaulley, currently, serves as assistant professor of New Testament at Wheaton College in Wheaton, IL. He is married to Mandy, a pediatrician and a Navy reservist. Together, they have four wonderful children. You can follow Esau on Twitter, @easaumccaulley.