Burke Gerstenschlager is a writer and former academic book editor living in Brooklyn, New York. He frets about God at his blog, Bleak Theology. As the Classics Digital Reference Editor at Oxford University Press, he launched the online Oxford Classical Dictionary. Burke has written for such publications as Killing the Buddha, Religion Dispatches, and Extra Crispy. He earned his MDiv at Yale Divinity School and his BA in Classical Civilization at the University of Texas at Austin.