Religious Studies

Peer-Reviewed Articles

Response: The Blind Leading the Seeing.” Implicit Religion 20.4 (2017): online.

Iyaric as a Western Cultural Matrix for the Translation of Sanskrit.” Nikaa: Online Refereed Journal of Sanskrit Studies 2.2 (2013): 25-32.

And They Were Sore Afraid: An Analysis of Angelophanic Fear in the Old and New Testaments.” American Journal of Biblical Theology 13.21 (2011).

“Created Equal: Slavery and America’s Muslim Heritage.” CrossCurrents 60.4 (2010): 549-60.

Book Chapters

“‘You Can’t Fly a Pennant from a Spacecraft’ : Lesbian Resistance to Feminism in Annalinde Matichei’s The Flight of the Silver Vixen.” Transgressive Women in Speculative Fiction, edited by Kate Aho and Valerie Guyant, Gylphi Press, forthcoming 2018.

Conference Presentations

Fiction Writing as a Form of Pilgrimage in an Invented Religion.” Presented at the 4th Online International Conference of the Pagan/Academic European Associates Network (PAEAN), online, 28 June 2017.

“The Eucharistic Theology of Arthur Edward Waite as Presented in the Tarot.” Presented at the Conference of the American Tarot Association, online, 26 October 2013.

Bursting the Dam: Norm and Exception in the Career of the Pre-Raphaelite Brotherhood, 1848-1853.” Presented at the “Normes et Exceptions: Norme entre obéissance, existence et résistance” conference of the University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario, 7-8 October 2010.

“Created and Creator: A Comparison of Arian Christology with the Teachings of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints.” Presented at the 3rd Annual University of Alaska Anchorage Undergraduate Philosophy Conference, Anchorage, Alaska, April 2008.

Encyclopedia Entries

“Druidry,” “Elders and Priestesses,” “Heathenry,” “Neo Paganism,” and “Radha and Gopi Girls.” Women in World Religions: Faith and Culture across History, Vols. 1 & 2, ed. Susan de-Gaia. Santa Barbara, CA: ABC-CLIO, 2018 (forthcoming).


Messengers of Many Gods: A Response to the RSP Interview with Tehri Utriainen.” The Religious Studies Project (8 June 2017).

Theologies That Cannot Be: A Response to the RSP Interview with Dr. Caroline Blythe.” The Religious Studies Project (9 March 2017).

What is Right With Pagan Studies? : A Response to Ethan Doyle White.” The Religious Studies Project (20 October 2016).

“Jesus in World Religions.” Guest lecture presented at Wood Lake Bible Camp, Grantsburg, Wisconsin, 26 July 2016.

It’s the New Mother Nature Taking Over: A Re-Reading of Edmund in Shakespeare’s King Lear.” The Montreal Review (February 2013).

The Empress’ Bouquet: An Analysis of the Floral Symbolism in Atu III.” Journal of the Western Mystery Tradition 21.3 (2011).