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Visiting Lecturer of Religion, Program Director of Sacred Writes

Megan Goodwin is a scholar of gender, sexuality, race, and contemporary American minority religions. Her current book project, Women and Children Last: Sex, Abuse, and American Minority Religions, explores the coding of religious difference as sexual danger. Her next project considers the ways contemporary American whiteness is (or feels) threatened by Muslims and Islam. Goodwin is the co-chair of the American Academy of Religion’s New Religious Movements Program Unit and a former co-editor of Religion Compass‘s Religions in the Americas section.

  • American Academy of Religion
  • National Women’s Studies Association
  • Sheffield Institute for Interdisciplinary Biblical Studies
  • Education

    PhD, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

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  • Address

    404 Renaissance Park
    360 Huntington Avenue
    Boston, MA 02115

  • Office Hours

    Tuesday 12:00-1:00pm and by appointment


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