This session, part of the Future of the African American Past symposium organized by the National Museum of African American History and Culture, explores religion in African American life through various lenses: as belief system and discursive formation, as denominational affiliation and institutional materiality, and as ritual and artistic expression.
Edna Greene Medford, Howard University
Anthea Butler, University of Pennsylvania
Eddie S. Glaude Jr., Princeton University
Evelyn Brooks Higginbotham, Harvard University
Judith Weisenfeld, Princeton University
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