Judith Weisenfeld

Judith Weisenfeld is Agate Brown and George L. Collord Professor of Religion at Princeton University. She is the author of New World A-Coming: Black Religion and Racial Identity during the Great Migration (NYU, 2016), Hollywood Be Thy Name: African American Religion in American Film, 1929-1949 (California, 2007), and African American Women and Christian Activism: New York’s Black YWCA, 1905-1945 (Harvard, 1997). Her current research focuses on psychiatry, race, and African American religions in the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries.

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