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Tim Gloege

Independent Scholar

Tim Gloege is a historian and independent scholar based in Grand Rapids, Michigan. He earned his Ph.D. in United States History from the University of Notre Dame in 2007. His first book, Guaranteed Pure: The Moody Bible Institute, Business, and the Making of Modern Evangelicalismwas published by the University of North Carolina Press in 2015. (See Bill’s glowing review of Guaranteed Pure.) Most recently, he contributed an essay to The Business Turn in American Religious History (edited by Amanda Porterfield, Darren Grem, and John Corrigan). Thanks to a grant from the Louisville Institute, he is researching a second book on Protestant liberals in the Gilded Age and Progressive Era. You can follow Tim on Twitter @timgloege.

Featured Publications

Bloomfield, E. F. (2018). Thanaviewing, the Aokigahara Forest, and orientalism: Rhetorical separations between the self and the other in The Forest. In K. Daniels (Ed.), Virtual Dark Tourism: Ghost Roads. Palgrave Studies in Cultural Heritage and Conflict. Basingstoke, UK: Palgrave Macmillan.

Bloomfield, E. F. (2018). Arguments of a new virtual religion: How Athenism “clicks” new members and reimagines the mind-body dualism. In Carol K. Winkler (Ed.) Networked Argument. New York, NY: Routledge.

Bloomfield, E. F. (2017). Ark Encounter as material apocalyptic rhetoric: Contemporary creationist strategies on board Noah’s ark. Southern Communication Journal, 82(5), 263-277. DOI: 10.1080/1041794X.2017.1360384



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