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Kristin Kobes Du Mez, selected publications

A New Gospel for Women: Katharine Bushnell and the Challenge of Christian Feminism. Oxford University Press, 2015.
“Katharine Bushnell’s God’s Word to Women: Theology and Social Reform in Victorian America,” in Finding Themselves: Women and the Bible in the Nineteenth Century. (Volume in The Bible and Women: An Encyclopaedia of Exegesis and Cultural History, forthcoming).

“Reorienting American Religious History: The Case of Katharine Bushnell,” in American Evangelicalism: George Marsden and the Shape of American Religious History, edited by Darren Dochuk, Thomas S. Kidd, and Kurt W. Peterson. University of Notre Dame Press, 2014.

“Selfishness One Degree Removed: Madeline Southard’s Desacralization of Motherhood and a Tradition of Progressive Methodism,” Priscilla Papers 28, no. 2 (Spring 2014): 17-22.    

“Katharine Bushnell” and “Lee Anna Starr,” in Biographical History of Women Biblical Interpreters. Baker Academic Press, 2012.

“Leaving Eden: Resurrecting the Work of Katharine Bushnell and Lee Anna Starr,” in Breaking Boundaries: Female Biblical Interpreters who Challenged the Status Quo. T&T Clark, 2010.

The Beauty of the Lilies: Femininity, Innocence, and the Sweet Gospel of Uldine Utley,” Religion and American Culture 15, no. 2 (Summer 2005): 209-243. 


Review of Edward Humes, Over Here: How the G.I. Bill Transformed the American Dream (Orlando, FL: Harcourt, 2006), in Minds in the Making 03, no. 2 (Spring 2008); Reprinted as “The Legislation That Made the Greatest Generation.” Perspectives: A Journal of Reformed Thought, 22, no. 10 (December 2007).

Review of R. Marie Griffith, Born Again Bodies: Flesh and Spirit in American Christianity (Berkeley: University of California Press, 2004), in Fides et Historia 38, no. 1 (Winter/Spring 2006).

Additional Publications

"The Crime is the Fruit of the Theology: Christian Responses to 50 Shades of Grey" (OUPblog, March 2015)

"Gordon Wood on Bernard Bailyn: American Religious History and 'An Honest Picture of the Past'" (Religion in American History, March 2015)

"Selfishness or Sacrifice? Rethinking the Second Sunday in May" (Perspectives: A Journal of Reformed Thought, March/April 2013)

Posts by Kristin Du Mez's posts on Historical Horizons, the history department blog.