Randi R. Warne’s research interests include religion and culture, gender theory, and the politics of knowledge. Recent publications include “Gender”; “Making the Gender-Critical Turn” and a two volume co-edited work on global developments in the academic study of religion over the last thirty years. New Approaches to the Study of Religion was co-edited with Armin Geertz and Peter Antes, and published by Walter deGruyter (Berlin 2004). Dr. Warne also works in the area of North American cultural history, material change and social reform. These works include Literature as Pulpit: The Christian Social Activism of Nellie L. McClung; “Nellie McClung’s Social Gospel,” and “The Land of the Second Chance.” Finally, in work like “Further Reflections on the ‘Unacknowledged Quarantine’: Feminism and Religious Studies “she analyzes the material and ideological conditions of knowledge production in the academy. Dr. Warne regularly teaches core courses in Cultural Studies (CULS 1101, 2201 and the senior seminar) as well as RELS 2201 Evil; RELS 3306 Religion and Popular Culture; RELS 3380 Women, Religion and Social Change; and RELS 3380 Special Topics: Advanced Evil.