Tracy Fessenden

Tracy Fessenden is an associate professor in the Department of Religious Studies and the Program in Women and Gender Studies at Arizona State University. She is the author, most recently, of Culture and Redemption: Religion, the Secular, and American Literature (Princeton UP, 2007); “’The Secular’ as Opposed to What?” (New Literary History, Autumn 2007); and of contributions to the volumes Catholics in the Movies, ed. Colleen McDannell (Oxford UP, 2007) and Secularisms, ed. Janet R. Jakobsen and Ann Pellegrini (Duke UP, 2008). Read Tracy Fessenden's contribution to Reflections on summer reading.