Lauren R. Kerby

Lauren R. Kerby

Religious Literacy and the Professions Research Associate
Lauren R. Kerby

Lauren R. Kerby earned her Ph.D. in Religious Studies from Boston University.Her dissertation, “Saving History: White Evangelical Identity and Christian Heritage Tours of Washington, D.C.,” analyzes the way that contemporary white American evangelicals use history as a political resource. She is also an instructor in the Religious Studies and Education Certificate Program at Harvard Extension School, and she has taught writing-intensive religion courses in Boston University's undergraduate Writing Program. Lauren earned a B.A. in Religion with a minor in Classics from Colgate University in 2011 and an M.A. in Religious Studies from Boston University in 2014. At the Religious Literacy Project, Lauren is the Research Associate for the Religious Literacy and the Professions Initiative. 

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