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Since completing the PhD in 2012, I have held teaching appointments at Florida State University, Washington University in St. Louis, and Saint Louis University. I offer a range of undergraduate and graduate courses in religious studies, visual and material studies, and the cultural history of the United States.
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Courses recently offered:
Arch City Religions: Religious Life and Practice in St. Louis (Spring 2017, 2018)
#GreaterGood: Religious Freedom and Social Justice in America (Summer 2017)
Religion, Art, and Politics in America (Spring 2017)
Theological Foundations (Spring/Fall, 2016-2018)
Religion and Politics in American History (Fall 2014, Fall 2015)
Introduction to World Religions (Fall 2012, Spring 2013, Summer 2013)
Religion in American History (Fall 2012, Spring 2013)
Material Cultures of American Religion (Spring 2013)
Politics of Representation and American Religion: Media, Technology, and Display (Spring 2014)
Religion, Art, and Visual Culture
What is Religion?
Material and Visual Cultures of Religion
U.S. History to 1865
African American Religious History