Gastón Espinosa, Ph.D.

Prof. Espinosa specializes in American Religious History, U.S. Latino Religions, Pentecostal/Charismatic Movements, American Religion and Politics, American Religion and Film

Areas of Expertise

Religion in the United States, American Religion & Politics, Religion and the American Presidency, Latino Religions, Pentecostal, Charismatic, & Liberation Movements, Latino Religions and Politics

Selected Research and Publications

  • Latino Pentecostals in America: Faith & Politics in Action (Harvard, 2014).
  • William J. Seymour & Origins of Global Pentecostalism (Duke, 2014).
  • Religion, Race, & Barack Obama's New Democratic Pluralism (2012).
  • Religion, Race, & the American Presidency (2011).
  • Religion & American Presidency: Washington to Bush (Columbia, 2009).

Selected Awards and Affiliations

Gastón Espinosa, Ph.D.

Arthur V. Stoughton Associate Professor of Religious Studies

Education: U.C. Santa Barbara (Ph.D), Dartmouth College (Fellow), Harvard University (Masters), Princeton Seminary (Masters)
Department: Religious Studies
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  Monday, 03:00PM - 04:30PM
  Wednesday, 03:00PM - 04:30PM
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