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Reading Religion Newsletter Vol. 9, Issue 5

Dear Reading Religion Subscribers, Celebrate Pride Month with a curated list of reviewed and available books from Reading Religion. This month, we’re pleased to showcase works honoring LGBTQ+ communities, including some that explore queer spiritual identity,… READ MORE

Four Books on Modern Paganism

Four Books on Modern Paganism

By Ethan Doyle White From Wiccan covens assembling in English drawing rooms to Rodnover midsummer gatherings in rural Russia, the modern Pagan religions represent a fascinating and diverse component of… READ MORE

Four Books on Digital Religion

Four Books on Digital Religion

By Alessandra Vitullo After almost thirty years of research investigating the phenomenon of religions online, the study of digital religion is now recognized as a prominent and important area of… READ MORE

Reading Religion Newsletter Vol. 8, Issue 9

Dear Reading Religion Subscribers, Join the team at Reading Religion for our special session at the 2023 Annual Meetings in San Antonio, Texas. RR Associate Editor Kevin Schilbrack, Senior Editor Kimberly Davis, and Publications Coordinator Evan Sandsmark… READ MORE

Reading Religion Newsletter Vol. 8, Issue 8

Dear Reading Religion Subscribers, The 2023 Annual Meetings in San Antonio, Texas, are just around the corner. The last day to register for the November 18-21 event before full price goes into effect is… READ MORE

Reading Religion Newsletter Vol. 8, Issue7

Dear Reading Religion Subscriber, We are pleased to share that the American Academy of Religion has announced the recipients of the 2023 Journalism Awards for best in-depth reporting on religion. Two separate… READ MORE

Reading Religion Newsletter Vol. 8, Issue 6

Dear Reading Religion Subscribers,   We are thrilled to share the news that the American Academy of Religion (AAR) has selected Dr. Claudia Schippert to serve as our next executive director. Dr. Schippert, an associate… READ MORE

Reading Religion Newsletter Vol. 8, issue 5

Dear Reading Religion Subscribers, Welcome to the June Reading Religion newsletter, your go-to source for the latest published reviews and books available to review in religious studies and related fields. As  a scholarly society… READ MORE

 Reading Religion Newsletter Vol. 8, Issue 4

 Reading Religion Newsletter Vol. 8, Issue 4

Dear Reading Religion Subscribers,  Registration is open for the 2023 Annual Meetings in San Antonio, Texas, hosted by the American Academy of Religion and Society of Biblical Literature. The meetings will take place November… READ MORE