"A. S. (“Pete”) Peterson is the author of the Revolutionary War adventure novel The Fiddler’s Gun and its sequel Fiddler’s Green, as well as a variety of short stories. As a playwright he has published The Battle of Franklin (first produced by Studio Tenn in Franklin, TN, in 2016 and revived in 2017), and an adaptation of Mary Shelley's Frankenstein (produced by Studio Tenn in 2018), which was named “Best Original Work” by The First Night Honors in Nashville.
He and his wife live in Nashville, Tennessee, where he is the Executive Director of the Rabbit Room and Managing Editor of Rabbit Room Press."
CS Lewis said, "For me, reason is the natural organ of truth; but imagination is the organ of meaning.” In this session, speakers from the Rabbit Room explore the ways in which the imagination brings the deepest truths to bear in our lives and in the lives of our children.
In this panel discussion, Randall Goodgame of Slugs & Bugs and the Rabbit Room authors invite the audience into a conversation about why stories matter and how they are a powerful force for developing the imagination.