Richard Beck is an author, speaker, blogger and Professor of Psychology at Abilene Christian University. Richard's most recent book, Reviving Old Scratch, was listed among Christianity Today's "Most Anticipated" books for 2016 and was recognized as the "Book of the Year" by the Academy of Parish Clergy. Beyond his books, Richard has published extensively in the research literature, from anger management training in jails to the psychology of profanity to Christian attitudes toward art. Every Monday Richard leads a bible study for fifty inmates at the maximum security French-Robertson unit. And Monday-Friday on his popular blog Experimental Theology Richard will spend enormous amounts of time writing about the theology of Johnny Cash, the demonology of Scooby-Doo or his latest bible class on monsters.