Recent and Upcoming Events


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

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

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

February 19, 2018
Colloquium in History and Education
Teachers College, Columbia University

March 5, 2018
Armstrong Lecture, Kalamazoo College

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

June 2018
Smith-Pettit Lecture, Mormon History Association


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