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Alexander E. Callaway

Graduate Student



Program: Ph.D. History – WRGUW (began 2020)

Advisor: Kevin Schultz

Selected Publications

Peer-Reviewed Journal Publications:

“Ex-Priests, Fenians, and the Independent Irish Catholic Church in New York City, 1878-1883.” In New Hibernia Review 24, no. 1 (Spring 2020), 117-136.

Encyclopedia Articles:

Co-author with Timothy Larsen. “Colson, Chuck (1931-2012).” In Gary Smith, ed. American Religious History: Belief and Society Through Time. Westport, CT: ABC-CLIO, forthcoming.

“Life: Modern Europe & America.” In Encyclopedia of the Bible and its Reception, Vol. 16: Lectionary—Lots. Berlin: DeGruyter, 2018.

Book Reviews:
Review of Paul Mojzes, ed. North American Churches and the Cold War (Grand Rapids, MI: Wm. B. Eerdmans Publishing Co., 2018). In Fides et Historia 51, no. 2 (Summer/Fall 2019), 207-210.

Review of Candy Gunther Brown, and Mark Silk, eds. The Future of Evangelicalism in America. New York: Columbia University Press, 2016. In Fides et Historia 50, no. 2 (Summer/Fall 2018), 198-200.

Notable Honors

2020, University Fellowship, UIC Graduate College


M.A. History of Christianity, Wheaton College Graduate School (2019)
M.Div., Trinity Evangelical Divinity School (2016)
B.A., Columbia College Chicago (2012)

Research Currently in Progress

Research Interests: Comparative religious history, 19th- and 20th-century United States