Events

2019-2020

May 4, 2020
“Spiritual Madness: Race, Psychiatry, and African American Religions”
University of Kansas

April 2-4, 2020
Organization of American Historians Annual Meeting

March 12, 2020
“Spiritual Madness: Race, Psychiatry, and African American Religions”
Purdue University

January 3-6, 2020
American Historical Association Annual Meeting

November 23-25, 2019
Annual Meeting of the American Academy of Religion

November 5, 2019
“Race and Religion”
University of Rhode Island Honors Colloquium

October 3, 2019
“Spiritual Madness: Race, Psychiatry, and African American Religions”
University of Iowa

 

2018-2019

October 3, 2018
“Spiritual Madness: Race, Psychiatry, and African American Religions”
Lerner Workshop in Religion and Society, Religious Studies Program, New York University

October 9, 2018
“Spiritual Madness: Race, Psychiatry, and African American Religions”
James and David Orr Lecture on Culture and Religion, Dartmouth College

October 25-26, 2018
“’An Authentic, Incontestable Celluloid Document’: Race, Religion and Documentary Truth”
O. Meredith Wilson Symposium in History, University of Utah

April 2, 2019
“Spiritual Madness: Race, Psychiatry, and African American Religions”
Sacramento State University, Festival of the Arts

June 6-9
Religion & American Culture Biennial Conference

2017-2018

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

2016-2017

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
Works-in-Progress
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