Women’s and Gender Studies

Kathryn D. Blanchard


Associate Professor and Chair


Religious Studies

Educational Background

  • Ph.D., Religion (Christian Theology and Ethics), Duke University
  • M.Div., Princeton Theological Seminary
  • B.A., Religious Studies, Kenyon College


Associate Professor

My career at Alma began in


Signature course(s):

Women, Gender, & Religion; Religion & Sexuality; World Religions

Recent publications:

An Introduction to Christian Environmentalism (with Kevin O’Brien, Baylor University Press, 2014)

Lady Parts: Biblical Women and ‘The Vagina Monologues’ (with Jane Webster, Wipf & Stock 2012)

The Protestant Ethic or the Spirit of Capitalism: Christians, Freedom, and Free Markets (Cascade 2010)

Connect with me: