American Academy of Religion Conference

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American Academy of Religion Conference

Happy retirement to Elaine Maisner, Executive Editor at UNC Press and Press Sponsoring Editor of Where Religion Lives! Thank you for making this series what it is today.

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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