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Recent Department Actions

Coming Fall 2021: Religion, Race, and Ethnicity Major and Minor

Faculty participate in the College of Arts and Sciences Cost of Hate Series

Recent Publications in race and religion:

Dr. David Kline

Dr. Larry Perry

Religion and Race in America Podcast Series
In this podcast series, David Kline interviews scholars in religious studies who are doing important, interesting, and innovative work on the intersection of religion and race in America

The Race and Inequity in America Podcast Series
This series, hosted by Larry Perry, focuses on issues of race and inequity in America, with episodes centering on civic and corporate entities’ engagement with racial justice, including (1) healthcare inequality amid COVID-19, (2) environmental justice and carbon emissions in Black communities, (3) corporate responsibility in the era of George Floyd and Breonna Taylor, and (4) the role of religion in the Black Lives Matter Movement.


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