Dialogue Podcasts

Dialogue Sunday School #22 w/ Andrea Radke-Moss

Helaman 7 – 12; August 30: Andrea Radke-Moss Andrea G. Radke-Moss is a professor of history at Brigham Young University-Idaho, where she teaches courses in the American West and U.S. Women’s History.  She received her PhD from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln in 2002 and her book, Bright Epoch: Women and Coeducation in the American West, was published by the University ofRead More »

Dialogue Heritage #8

In the eighth Dialogue Heritage podcast, Editor Taylor Petrey scans the Dialogue years of 2000 thru 2004, the years that include the Eugene England Memorial, the 35th anniversary issue, and important articles on peace, 9-11, and the idea of war.  Plus more history of Dialogue from Devery Anderson.

Dialogue Sunday School #21 w/ Daniel Becerra

Helaman 1-6; August 23: Daniel Becerra Daniel Becerra is an assistant professor of ancient scripture at Brigham Young University and a scholar of early Christianity. He holds secondary specialties in New Testament and in Greco-Roman philosophy. He received a PhD in religion (early Christianity) and an MA in religious studies from Duke University, a MTS in New Testament/early Christianity from Harvard Divinity School, and a BA in ancientRead More »

Dialogue Book Report #5: Two Andrews on Mormon Studies, Summer 2020

Andrew Hall and Andrew Hamilton discuss recent and upcoming events and books in Mormon studies and Mormon literature, including books reviewed in the Summer 2020 issue of Dialogue. First they discuss the recent MHA and AML 2019 awards.  Books discussed: Greg Prince. Gay Rights and the Mormon Church  Brenda R. Weber Latter-day Screens: Gender, Sexuality, and Mediated Mormonism Lisa Van Orman Hadley.Read More »

Dialogue Sunday School #20 w/ Farina King

August 16: Farina King on Alma 53-63 Farina King, a citizen of the Navajo Nation, is Assistant Professor of History and affiliated faculty of Cherokee and Indigenous Studies at Northeastern State University, Tahlequah, Oklahoma. She received her Ph.D. at Arizona State University in U.S. History. King specializes in twentieth-century Native American Studies. She is the author of The Earth Memory Compass: Diné Landscapes andRead More »

Dialogue Sunday School #19 w/ Patrick Mason

August 9: Patrick Mason, on Alma 43-52 Patrick Mason holds the Leonard J. Arrington Chair of Mormon History and Culture at Utah State University, where he is an associate professor of religious studies and history.  He is the author or editor of several books, including Mormonism and Violence: The Battles of Zion and Planted: Belief and Belonging in an Age of Doubt. Read More »

Dialogue Sunday School #18 w/ Maxine Hanks

Alma 39-42 — August 2 Maxine Hanks lectures and writes on history, women’s studies and theology in Mormon studies and Christian liturgy. She did her bachelor’s in Gender Studies at the University of Utah, and her masters work in History at Arizona State University, with additional graduate work in theology and religious studies at Harvard Divinity and other schools. SheRead More »

Dialogue Sunday School #17 w/ Nathan Kitchen

Alma 36-38, July 26: Nathan Kitchen. Lesson transcript here. Nathan Kitchen is the president of Affirmation: LGBTQ Mormons, Family and Friends. Affirmation is a forty three year old organization that creates worldwide communities of safety, love, and hope, supporting LGBTQIA+ individuals and their families as they define their individual spirituality and intersection with the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-dayRead More »

Dialogue Sunday School #16 w/ Kathryn Shirts

Alma 32-35, July 19, 2020 with Kathryn Shirts Kathryn H. Shirts holds masters degrees from Harvard Graduate School of Education and Harvard Divinity School, where she focused on American Church History.  She has presented at Mormon History Association Conferences, BYU Women’s Conferences, the Church History Symposium, Sunstone, and FairMormon.  She co-authored A Trial Furnace: Southern Utah’s Iron Mission with her late father-in-law, Morris A. Shirts.  Her articleRead More »

Dialogue Heritage #7

In the seventh Dialogue Heritage podcast, Editor Taylor Petrey and Art Editor Andi Pitcher Davis consider the Dialogue years of 1995 thru 1999, the years following the September Six and the injunction against symposia.  Could progressives still find a place in the church? Could Dialogue be a home for thoughtful and faithful scholars? Included are many articles about BYU, especiallyRead More »