The Politics of Religion in Africa

The Politics of Religion is funded through a Luce-ACLS grant. The principal investigators for the grant are Sean Jacobs (The New School), Dan Magaziner (Yale University), and Christopher J Lee (The Africa Institute).

Environmental protection is deeply-held practice in African spirituality. What happens when it is re-shaped by Christianity and capitalism?

One cannot fully appreciate Kenya’s normative Christianity and its particular obsession with public piety without appreciating the legacy of the East African revival.