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New Book Published by 2015 Summer Scholar Devaka Premawardhana

Apr 19, 2018

Devaka Premawardhana, 2015 Ethel-Jane Westfeldt Bunting Summer Scholar, is pleased to share the news that his book, Faith in Flux: Pentecostalism and Mobility in Rural Mozambique, University of Pennsylvania Press, 2018 has just been published.  Dr. Premawardhana is Assistant Professor of Religion at Colorado College.  His time at SAR was spent working on the just published book which explores the interplay of religious conversion and geographic migration among a Makhuwa-speaking people with whom he has been working since 2011.

For more information about Faith in Flux, click here.

Faith in Flux, by Devaka Premawardhana

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