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Skidmore College
Religious Studies Department
Lucia Hulsether

Lucia Hulsether

Assistant Professor
department of religious Studies

Office:  Ladd 205B
Phone:  (518) 580-8404
Email:  lhulseth@skidmore.edu

EDUCATION

  • PhD and MA, Yale University, Religious Studies (2020)
  • MDiv, Harvard Divinity School (2014)
  • BA, Agnes Scott College, Religious Studies and Sociology/Anthropology (2011)

RESEARCH AND TEACHING AREAS

Religions of the Americas; Critical Race and Ethnic Studies; Women’s, Gender, and Sexuality Studies; History and Anthropology of Labor and Capitalism; Method and Theory in the Study of Religion

SELECTED PUBLICATIONS

  • “Introduction: Classifying Capital” (with Rebecca Bartel, San Diego State University), Journal of the American Academy of Religion co-edited roundtable “Classifying Capitalism” (September 2019).
  • “Parliament of Empire: Charles Bonney’s American Vision,” Religion in American Culture 29, no. 1 (March 2019): 102-133.
  • “The Grammar of Racism: Religious Pluralism and the Birth of the Interdisciplines,” Journal of the American Academy of Religion 86, no. 1 (March 2018): 1-41.
  • “Buying into the Dream: The Religion of Racial Capitalism in Coca-Cola’s World,” Public Culture 30, no. 3 (September 2018): 483-508.