Jan Shipps

JAN SHIPPS is Professor Emeritus of Religious Studies and History at Indiana University-Purdue University in Indianapolis. She is generally regarded as the foremost non-Mormon scholar of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Her first book on the subject was Mormonism: The Story of a New Reli￾gious Tradition published by the University of Illinois Press. Recently, Illinois published her Sojourner in the Promised Land: Forty Years Among the Mor￾mons, in which she interweaves her own history of Mormon-watching with six￾teen essays on Mormon history and culture.

An “Inside-Outsider” in Zion

Articles/Essays – Volume 15, No. 1

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Spinning Gold: Mormonism and the Olympic Games

Articles/Essays – Volume 36, No. 1

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