Kathryn Lofton, “Gospel Minstrelsy in Popular Music: The Case of Bob Dylan”
Tue. Dec. 10, 2019, 2-3pm. 220 York Street, room 100.
Kathryn Lofton is professor of religious studies, American studies, history, and divinity at Yale University. A historian of religions, she is the author of two books, Oprah: The Gospel of an Icon (2011) and Consuming Religion (2017), and one co-edited (with Laurie Maffly-Kipp) collection, Women’s Work. An Anthology of African-American Women’s Historical Writings (2010).