Welcome

ArchitectureCreated by the Seminar on Religion in the American West at the American Academy of Religion, this website is a growing collection of resources for teaching and research on the religious history of the American West. Use the menu above, or the shortcut links below, to access the following resources:

The Seminar organizes a session at each AAR annual meeting. Information about past and forthcoming sessions can be found on our Annual Seminar page.

Seminar members are scholars (including graduate students) working on topics relevant to the seminar’s focus. Members can access a protected area where papers are posted for discussion at the seminar’s annual meeting, and receive occasional e-mail communications involving seminar concerns. To access the members-only site, or for more information on becoming a member, see our Members page.

This website is supported by Yale University Divinity School. Startup funds were generously provided by the School of Historical, Philosophical, and Religious Studies at Arizona State University and the Program of Religious Studies at the University of Wyoming.