Category Archives: Editorial

Let’s Talk “Religion”: A Politically and Culturally Embedded Product

By Philip L. Tite The following is the editorial introduction to the most recent issue of the Bulletin for the Study of Religion (43.1, February 2014). We offer this introduction here in order to give readers of the Bulletin’s blog a sense … Continue reading

Posted in Academy, Announcements, Editorial, Philip L. Tite, Politics and Religion, Religion and Popular Culture, Religion and Society, Religion and Theory, Religion Snapshots, Theory and Method, Theory in the Real World | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

The Phenomenon of Bull$*#% University Jobs

Anonymous Editor’s note: Picking up on a recent and intriguing trend featured in the Guardian newspaper in the UK, where, as their editors put it, “academics can tell it like it is,” we at the Bulletin thought it would be … Continue reading

Posted in Editorial, Pedagogy, Politics and Religion, Religion and Society, Uncategorized | Tagged , , | 1 Comment

Special Issue of “Humor and Religion”

The following is the editorial introduction to the most recent issue of the Bulletin for the Study of Religion (42.3, September 2013), written by co-editor, Kelly Baker. We offer this here in order to give readers of the blog a sense … Continue reading

Posted in Academy, Announcements, Editorial, Kelly J. Baker, Politics and Religion, Religion and Popular Culture, Religion and Society, Religion and Theory, Religion in the News, Scholarship on the Road, Theory and Method, Theory in the Real World, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

The Questions Remain the Same

This is the editorial appearing in the April issue of the Bulletin for the Study of Religion, which included a round table discussion of Bruce Lincoln’s Gods and Demons, Priests and Scholars: Critical Explorations in the History of Religion (University of Chicago … Continue reading

Posted in Editorial, Kelly J. Baker, Pedagogy, Theory and Method | Leave a comment

Now Published – Bulletin for the Study of Religion 42.1 (February 2013)

The February issue of the Bulletin has been published and is available in both print and electronic versions. Below is the table of contents of this issue, which includes a set of papers emerging from the 2011 Society of Biblical … Continue reading

Posted in Announcements, Editorial, Philip L. Tite, Politics and Religion, Religion and Society, Religion and Theory, Theory and Method, Theory in the Real World, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Pedagogical Exercises and Theories of Practice

We are pleased to announce a new issue of the Journal of Cultural and Religious Theory on “Pedagogical Exercises and Theories of Practice.” Bringing together scholars from philosophy, theology, the study of religion, and anthropology, this issue examines both the … Continue reading

Posted in Editorial, Housekeeping, Pedagogy, Religion and Theory | Leave a comment

Special Issue on “Evidence” in American Religions

By Kelly J. Baker The following is the editorial introduction to the most recent issue of the Bulletin for the Study of Religion (41.4, November 2012), written by our new co-editor, Kelly Baker. We offer this here in order to … Continue reading

Posted in Academy, Announcements, Editorial, Kelly J. Baker, Religion and Society, Religion and Theory, Theory and Method, Theory in the Real World | Tagged , , , , | 1 Comment