Rod Dreher is a senior editor at The American Conservative and author of The Benedict Option: A Strategy For Christians In A Post-Christian Nation. His previous books include The Little Way of Ruthie Leming (2013), How Dante Can Save Your Life (2015), and Crunchy Cons (2006). Dreher has worked as a writer, columnist, and editor for the New York Post, National Review, The Dallas Morning News, among others. His commentaries have appeared in Time magazine, The Wall Street Journal, on National Public Radio, and the BBC. He lives in Baton Rouge with his wife and three children. Dreher and his family worship at St. Matthew Orthodox Church.