Emily D. Crews [+]
University of Chicago Divinity School
Emily D. Crews is a Ph.D. candidate in History of Religions at the University of Chicago Divinity School. Her work focuses on the formation of gendered and embodied subjects in African and African immigrant religions.
Russell T. McCutcheon [+]
University of Alabama
Russell T. McCutcheon is University Research Professor and Chair of the Department of Religious Studies at the University of Alabama. His major publications include Manufacturing Religion (Oxford University Press, 1997), The Guide to the Study of Religion (Bloomsbury, 2000), Critics not Caretakers: Redescribing the Public Study of Religion (State University of New York Press, 2001) and The Discipline of Religion: Structure, Meaning, Rhetoric (Routledge, 2003).
Brief introduction to the volume that explains its rationale and describes the various sections, chapters, and contributors included in the book.