Axis “Immigration, living conditions, and religion”

Hillary Kaell

Hillary Kaell

Associate member

Portrait of Professor Hillary Kaell

Affiliation

Associate professor, Department of Anthropology and School of Religious Studies (McGill University)

Research interests

Christianity; Messianic Judaism; Material and sensory studies; Anthropology of religion; Capitalism and consumption; Space, place and landscape; Global networks and imaginaries; North America, primarily the United States and Quebec.

 

Contact information


> Institutional page

> Personal website

 

Selected publications


Kaell, Hillary. Christian Globalism at Home: Child Sponsorship in the United States, Princeton University Press, 2020.

Kaell, Hillary (ed.). Everyday Sacred: Religion in Contemporary Quebec, McGill-Queens University Press, 2017.

Kaell, Hillary. Walking Where Jesus Walked: American Christians and Holy Land Pilgrimage, New York University Press, 2014.

 

Recent publications


Kaell, Hillary. Christian Globalism at Home: Child Sponsorship in the United States, Princeton University Press, 2020.

“Immobile Global: Making Christian Globalism at Home in the United States,” American Anthropologist, January 2021. Print forthcoming. https://doi.org/10.1111/aman.13540

“The Holy Childhood Association on Earth and in Heaven: Catholic Globalism in Nineteenth-century North America,” American Quarterly 72(4) 2020: 827-851.

“Renamed: The Living, the Dead, and the Global in Nineteenth-Century U.S. Christianity,” American Historical Review 125(3) 2020: 815-839.

“Semi-Public Hints of Jewish Lineage in Messianic Judaism,” Ethnos, June 2020. Print forthcoming. https://doi.org/10.1080/00141844.2020.1745862

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