Young-Earth Creationism in the U.S.

In the summer of 2014, I conducted ethnographic research in Kentucky as part of my master’s program in anthropology at Brandeis University. The thesis I produced as a result, in addition to other drafts and articles, appears below.


Aging and the End Times: Evangelical Eschatology and Experiences of Elderhood in the United States and South Africa
In Anthropology & Aging 40(1):32-47, 2019

‘Only One Race’: Religious and Scientific Rhetoric of Anti-Racism among Young-Earth Creationists
Conference Presentation, 2015

Contesting the Secular Other, Constructing the Creationist Self: Scientific Discourse and Religious Narrative among Kentuckian Evangelical Christians
Master’s Thesis, Brandeis University, 2015

Confiding in ‘God’s Word,’ Confirming through ‘Man’s Word’
Conference Presentation, 2014