Hillary Kaell

Hillary Kaell

Associate member

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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


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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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