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																	Arthur																Emery Farnsley II

Arthur Emery Farnsley II

Research Professor of Religious Studies
Associate Director of the Center for the Study of Religion and American Culture
Department: Religious Studies, Center for the Study of Religion and American Culture
317-278-6492
Cavanaugh Hall (CA) 417

Education

Education

AB, Philosophy, Wabash College
MAR, Religion, Yale University
PhD, Religion and Society, Emory University

Teaching

Teaching

Comparative Religion

Awards

Awards

Franz Award for Outstanding Teaching (IUPUC, 2006)
Teacher of the Year (Agnes Scott College, 1993)
Claude Lambe Fellow (IHS, 1984-5)
John Mills Fellow (Wabash College, 1983)

Publications

Publications

Flea Market Jesus (Cascade Books, 2012) Sacred Circles, Public Squares: The Multicentering of American Religion (IU Press, 2004)
Rising Expectations: Urban Congregations, Welfare Reform, and Civic Life (IU Press, 2003)
Southern Baptist Politics: Authority and Power in an American Denomination (Penn State Press, 1994)
“Flea Market Believers” (Christianity Today)
“The Church in the City” (Christian Century Magazine)

Service

Service

Board of Directors and DeToqueville Society, United Way Bartholomew County
Board of Directors, ARTColumbus
Range Officer, National Muzzle Loading Rifle Association
Numerous speaking engagements for civic groups and congregations

Academic Interests

Academic Interests

Religious organizations and religion’s impact on other organizations
Faith-based welfare reform
Religion and Politics

Location

Location:
Cavanaugh Hall (CA) 417
Address:
425 University Boulevard
Indianapolis, IN 46202