Tom Rooney

Tom Rooney

Visiting Lecturer on English, Bridgewater State University
Tom Rooney

Tom Rooney is a graduate of Harvard College and has a PhD in interdisciplinary studies (religion, literature, and music) from Boston University. A public school teacher of English and humanities for 35 years, he has taught in the program for religious studies and education at Harvard Divinity School for the past four years. He is also on the education faculty at Simmons College. A writer (fiction and poetry) and musician (piano and cello), he is particularly interested in the relationship between religion and the arts.