William J. Short OFM,
Professor of Spirituality, Christian History and the Franciscan Tradition at the Franciscan School of Theology, Berkeley CA. Bill researches, writes and lectures internationally in four languages. He is co-author of the three volume Francis of Assisi: Early Documents, and author of Poverty and Joy: The Franciscan Tradition. Bill’s ease of scholarship, range of experience and delight in all things Franciscan is welcome everywhere.