Kelly J. Baker

Kelly J. Baker

Editor of Women in Higher Education

Writer, essayist, religious studies scholar. Religion and faith, higher ed, labor, gender, popular culture, monsters, and the hate movement.

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Religion Dispatches

The Creepy Surveillance of Elf on a Shelf | Culture | Religion Dispatches

The Creepy Surveillance of Elf on a Shelf | Culture...

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Religion Dispatches

Walking Dead and Zombie Ethics, or "Don't Fight the Zombies. You Can't Win"

Zombie media makes clear distinctions between the human and the zombie—and killing them saves us. Yet, there are resonances of...

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Religion Dispatches

Glamour, Nostalgia, and Coming of Age: The Prom As Sacred

Whether prom signals triumph or terror, it’s a powerful rite of passage, endowed with an unmistakable aura of the sacred—if...