Attending ARR 2023? Interested in Pitching a Book for the series?

UNC Press Editor Mark Simpson-Vos will be attending AAR 2023! Scholars interested in publishing with the series should contact Mark to schedule a meeting.


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Making Moral Citizens: How Faith-Based Organizers Use Vocation for Public Action by Jack Delehanty

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Vodou en Vogue: Fashioning Black Divinities in Haiti and the United States by Eziaku Atuama Nwokocha

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About the Series

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This book series was created to provide a place for innovative and accessibly written ethnography of religion around the world. More…

Published Books & Authors

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Learn more about our contributing authors and their published books! More…

Forthcoming Titles

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Awards, reviews, updates on forthcoming and released books! More…

Advisory Committee

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We have six committee members from diverse academic backgrounds and scholarship. Learn more about our advisory committee members! More…

A book series published by University of North Carolina Press