Joel Mayward

February 19, 2021

Joel Mayward (PhD, St Andrews) serves as Theology Editor at The Other Journal. He is Assistant Professor of Christian Ministries, Theology and the Arts at George Fox University in Newberg, Oregon. The author of three popular-level youth ministry books, he has a forthcoming monograph on philosophical theology and the cinema of Christopher Nolan to be published with Lexington Books and Fortress Academic, as well as a second monograph project on theology, philosophy, and the films of the Dardenne Brothers. Joel is a member of the Online Film Critics Society and Interfilm, as well as a Rotten Tomatoes “Tomatometer-approved” critic; his film reviews and essays can be found at You can follow Joel on Twitter: @joelmayward.