Title: Professor of Religion. Position: Faculty Email: jweisenf@Princeton.edu Office: 234 1879 Hall Phone: (609) 258-8409 Areas: Religion in the Americas
Judith Weisenfeld joined the Princeton faculty in 2007. Her field is American religious history, with particular emphasis on 20th century African American religious history; religion, race, and gender; and religion in American film and popular culture. She is the author of Hollywood Be Thy Name: African American Religion in American Film, 1929-1949 and African American Women and Christian Activism: New York's Black YWCA, 1905-1945. She is currently working on a project titled Apostles of Race: Religion and Black Racial Identity in the Urban North, 1920-1950, for which she was awarded a National Endowment for the Humanities Fellowship.