Dr. Alexandria Griffin

Visiting Assistant Professor of Religion


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Ace 306


ACE 116


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Area of Concentration


PhD in Religious Studies, Arizona State University
MA in Women’s Studies in Religion, Claremont Graduate University
BA in Anthropology, University of Utah

Recent Courses

Religion and Activism: Martin Luther King Jr. and Malcolm X
Contemporary Catholicism
The Black Church
Race and Gender in American Religion
Christianity in America

Recent Publications

“Queer Mormon Histories and the Politics of a Usable Past,” Dialogue: A Journal of Mormon Thought, 2021, vol. 54 no. 1, 1-16, https://www.dialoguejournal.com/articles/queer-mormon-histories-and-the-politics-of-a-usable-past/

“Navigating Catholicism and Queerness in Daredevil Fanworks,” Transformative Works and Cultures, 2019, vol. 31, https://journal.transformativeworks.org/index.php/twc/article/view/1807/2247

“Religion, Counterprivates, Disabilities,” with Terry Shoemaker, Critical Research on Religion, 2017, vol. 5 no. 3, 266-283.