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American Religions Workshop: Religion, Migration and the Great Depression in California


May 12, 2015
4:30 pm - 6:00 pm
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Building 200, Room 201

Workshop with Jonathan Ebel (University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign). Co-sponsored by the Stanford Initiative for Religious and Ethnic Understanding and Coexistence, the Center for Comparative Studies in Race and Ethnicity, the Department of Religious Studies, and the Taube Center for Jewish Studies.

For a copy of the precirculated paper, RSVP to Kathryn Gin Lum.

Jonathan Ebel is Associate Professor of Religious Studies at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and author of Faith in the Fight: Religion and the American Soldier in the Great War (Princeton, 2010) and co-editor with John Carlson of From Jeremiad to Jihad: Religion, Violence, and America (California, 2012). He is currently at work on two book-length projects, G.I. Messiahs: Soldiers, War, and American Civil Religion (Yale University Press), and A Wandering Oklahoman Was My Father: Religion and Migration in America’s Great Depression.