Righting America

A forum for scholarly conversation about Christianity, culture, and politics in the US

Emily Hunter McGowin

Associate Lecturer of Theology, Wheaton College

Emily Hunter McGowin is Associate Lecturer of Theology at Wheaton College. She is the author of Quivering Families: The Quiverfull Movement and Evangelical Theology of the Family(Fortress Press, 2018). Her articles have appeared in Ecclesial Practicesand New Blackfriarsand she has contributed chapters to multiple books. She holds a PhD in theology from the University of Dayton and MDiv from Truett Seminary. Her research is at the intersection of religion, theology, and ethnography. 

Featured Publications

Quivering Families: The Quiverfull Movement and Evangelical Theology of the Family (Minneapolis, MN: Fortress Press, 2018).

“Every Wife Has a Church in Her Home: The Family and the Church in the American Quiverfull Movement,” Ecclesial Practices, Vol. 4.1 (May 2017): 133-157.

“Praying for More: Mothers and Motherhood in the American Quiverfull Movement,” in Angels on Earth: Mothering, Religion, and Spirituality, edited by Vanessa Reimer (Bradford, ON: Demeter Press, 2016), 73-90.

Links

Emily’s Website:  https://www.emilymcgowin.com/

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