Here we go...It's Richard Newton's presentation schedule for #NAASR2018 and #SBLAAR18
The Syllabus–Getting Back to Basics
Over at the blog for the Bulletin for the Study of Religion, Stacie Swain has done the important work of interrogating the construction of the syllabus.
Rethinking American Religions: Failing to Explain America or Continually (Re)Shaping It?
This week we feature the work of Andie Alexander, a Religious Studies graduate student at University of Colorado-Boulder. She challenges us to probe narrations of the history of “American Religions.” With cutting insights into the scholarly literature, Alexander surveys scholarly claims on the past to question the politics of sophisticated selective memories. This post has been … Continue reading Rethinking American Religions: Failing to Explain America or Continually (Re)Shaping It?