Author Archives: debra kennard

Dr. Anna Bialek To Join Danforth Center Faculty

The John C. Danforth Center on Religion and Politics at Washington University in St. Louis is pleased to welcome Anna F. Bialek, who will join the faculty as Assistant Professor of Religion and Politics. Currently a lecturer in the Religious Studies … read more >

Religion and Politics in Early America Conference CFP

Call For Papers – Religion and Politics in Early America (Beginnings to 1820) St. Louis, March 1-4, 2018 Conference Website: https://sites.wustl.edu/religionpolitics2018/ Sponsored by: The John C. Danforth Center on Religion and Politics The Kinder Institute on Constitutional Democracy The Society of … read more >

Sen. John Danforth on the 2016 Presidential Election

Former Senator John C. Danforth, a member of the Center’s distinguished National Advisory Board, spoke with Mark Reardon on KMOX radio on November 16, 2016, about his thoughts on the presidential election, Missouri politics, and what politicians (and we) can do … read more >

Faculty Search Announcement

The John C. Danforth Center on Religion and Politics at Washington University in St. Louis invites applications and nominations across the humanities and social sciences for an open-rank faculty search, with the position to begin as early as July 1, … read more >

Call for Papers-Religion and Politics in Early America Conference

Call for papers Religion and Politics in Early America (Beginnings to 1820) St. Louis, March 1-4, 2018 Sponsored by: The John C. Danforth Center on Religion and Politics The Kinder Institute on Constitutional Democracy The Society of Early Americanists Seeking … read more >

Center announces new book series with Princeton University Press

Princeton University Press, in partnership with the John C. Danforth Center on Religion and Politics at Washington University in St. Louis, announces a new series designed to publish cutting-edge scholarship on American religion and politics. Featuring one to two books … read more >

Center Faculty Awards 2016-2017 Postdoctoral Fellowships

The John C. Danforth Center on Religion and Politics at Washington University in St. Louis has awarded four postdoctoral fellowships for the 2016-2017 academic year. Scholars receiving these prestigious fellowships are Christine Croxall, Moshe Kornfeld, Dana Logan, and Gene Zubovich. … read more >

Martin Earns ACLS Fellowship and Book Grant for 2016-2017

Lerone Martin has earned two notable awards for the 2016-2017 academic year. The assistant professor with the John C. Danforth Center on Religion and Politics at Washington University in St. Louis has been awarded an American Council of Learned Societies … read more >

Valeri elected a Fellow of the Massachusetts Historical Society

Mark Valeri, the Reverend Priscilla Wood Neaves Distinguished Professor of Religion and Politics with the John C. Danforth Center on Religion and Politics at Washington University in St. Louis, was elected a Fellow of the Massachusetts Historical Society on February … read more >

Announcing “An Evening with John Danforth” on October 10, 2015

The John C. Danforth Center on Religion and Politics at Washington University in St. Louis is pleased to announce the local launch event for Sen. John C. Danforth’s forthcoming book, The Relevance of Religion: How Faithful People Can Change Politics. This special evening will … read more >