Givens, Terryl L.

The Viper on the Hearth


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Terryl L. Givens.  New York, NY: Oxford University Press, 2013, Updated Edition.  Softbound, 6×9″, 238 pages.

Religion in America

  • A comprehensive study of how Mormons have been constructed in popular culture in the 19th and 20th centuries.
  • Interdisciplinary research that relies on historical and literary sources.
  • Provides novel scholarship on religious formation, identity, and persecution.
  • Author recognized as among the foremost scholars of Mormonism.
  • This edition contains a new chapter addressing Mormon presence in American culture, including theater (The Book of Mormon musical), literature (the Twilight saga), and politics (the Huntsman and Romney campaigns).

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