publications

For a complete list of my publications, please see my curriculum vitae.

Recent

Chapters and Articles

“Costs of Corporate Christian Conscience: How Women, Queers, and People of downloadColor Are Paying for Hobby Lobby’s Sincerely Held Beliefs,” in Religion in the Age of Obama, ed. Juan M. Floyd-Thomas and Anthony Pinn. New York: Bloomsbury, 2018.

“They Couldn’t Get My Soul: Recovered Memories, Ritual Abuse, and downloadthe Specter(s) of Religious Difference,” Studies in Religion/Sciences Religieuses (2018): 1-19.**

“‘They Do That to Foreidownloadgn Women’: Domestic Terrorism and Contraceptive Nationalism in Not Without My Daughter,” The Muslim World 106.4 (2016): 759-780.**

download“Manning the High Seat: Seiðr as Self-Making in Contemporary Norse Neopaganisms,” in Magic in the Modern World, ed. Marco Edward Bever and Randall Styers. University Park, PA: Penn State University Press, 2017.**

“Staying After Class: Memory and Materiality beyond Heaven’s Gate,” Nova downloadReligio: The Journal of Alternative and Emergent Religions 20.4 (2017): 80-93.**

Encyclopedia Entries
“Mormon Traditions: Gender, Sexuality, and Embodiment,” in Macmillan Interdisciplinary Handbooks: Embodied Religion, ed. Kent Brintnall. London: Macmillan (2016).

download“Sex and New Religions,” in The Oxford Handbook of New Religious Movements, Second Edition, ed. James R. Lewis. Oxford: Oxford (2016).

“Gender,” in The Bloomsbury Companion to New Religious Movements, ed. George D. Chryssides and Benjamin E. Zeller. New York: Bloomsbury (2014).

“Sexuality Studies,” in The Bloomsbury Companion to New Religious Movements, ed. George D. Chryssides and Benjamin E. Zeller. New York: Bloomsbury (2014).

“Sexuality and American Religions,” in Encyclopedia of Psychology and Religion, Second Edition, eds. David Leeming, Katherine Madden, and Stanton Marlon. New York: Springer New York Heidelberg Dordrecht London (2014).

Book Reviews
Review of Muslim Cool: Race, Religion, and Hip-Hop in the United States, by Su’ad Abdul Khabeer. American Academy of Religion’s Reading Religion.

Review of Convulsing Bodies: Religion and Resistance in Foucault, by Mark downloadJordan. Religious Studies Review 42.3 (2016): 190.

downloadReview of Polygamy in Primetime: Media, Gender, and Politics in Mormon Fundamentalism, by Janet Bennion. Mormon Studies Review 2 (2015): 166-171.

downloadReview of Pray the Gay Away: The Extraordinary Lives of Bible Belt Gays, by Bernadette Barton. Theology and Sexuality 20.2 (2014): 151-180.

downloadDis/enchantment: Locating Modernity between Secularism and ‘The Sacred.’” Review of The Place of Enchantment: British Occultism and the Culture of the Modern by Alex Owen and Authors of the Impossible: The Paranormal and the Sacred, by Jeffrey Kripal. WSQ: Women’s Studies Quarterly 40: 3&4 (Fall/Winter 2012): 326 – 333.

 

Forthcoming

“Costs of Corporate Conscience: How Women, Queers, and People of Color Are Paying for Hobby Lobby’s Sincerely-Held Beliefs,” in Religion in the Age of Obama, ed. Juan Marcial Floyd-Thomas and Anthony Pinn. New York: Bloomsbury.

“Becoming Muslim: Deleuze and the Racialization of American Islam,” in Deleuze and Islam, ed. Michael Muhammad Knight. Edinburgh: Edinburgh University Press.

“‘I Can Take Your Eyes’: Islam and Gendered Surveillance in A Girl Walks Home Alone at Night,” in New Approaches to Islam in Film, ed. Kristian Petersen. London: Routledge.

“Gendering the End of Days: Religion and Abuse in ‘Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt,’” Crosscurrents (special issue on apocalyptic media).**

Review of Proclaiming Liberation: The Historical Roots of LGBT Religious Organizing, 1946–1976, by Heather Rachelle White. Journal of Religion.