October 3, 2018
Lerner Lecture, Religious Studies Program, New York University

October 9, 2018
James and David Orr Lecture, Department of Religion, Dartmouth College

October 25-26, 2018
O. Meredith Wilson Symposium in History, University of Utah


June 17, 2018
American Jewish Historical Society Biennial Scholars’ Conference
“Beyond Identity Politics” and “New Visions for the Study of American Jews: North American Religions Revisited”

June 9, 2018
Smith-Pettit Lecture
Mormon History Association Conference

March 23-24, 2018
Featured Author, Seminar in American Religion
Cushwa Center for the Study of American Catholicism

March 5, 2018
“Apostles of Race: Religion and Black Racial Identity in the Great Migration”
Armstrong Lecture, Kalamazoo College

February 19, 2018
“Apostles of Race: Religion and Black Racial Identity in the Urban North”
Colloquium in History and Education
Teachers College, Columbia University

February 9-10, 2018
Religion and the American Normal” Conference
Princeton University

November 19, 2017
Respondent: “Religio-Racial Identity” as Challenge and Critique
Annual Meeting of the American Academy of Religion
Boston, Massachusetts

October 25, 2017
Religion, Media, and Narrative” in conversation with Kathryn Lofton
Center for the Study of Religion, Ohio State University


September 28, 2016 @ Noon
“Black Gods, Prophets, and Utopian Visions: Religion and Racial Identity in Early 20th Century America”
Spotlight on the Humanities
Princeton Public Library

November 20, 2016 @ 4:30PM
Book Signing
Annual Meeting of the American Academy of Religion
New York University Press Booth # 611
San Antonio Convention Center, Exhibit Hall 1

February 6, 2017
Columbia University Seminar on Religion in America

March 9, 2017
In conversation with Wallace Best about New World A-Coming: Black Religion and Racial Identity during the Great Migration
Labyrinth Books, Princeton

March 24, 2017
Cinema + Conversation Panel on Julie Dash, Daughters of the Dust
National Museum of African American History and Culture