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I research modern Chinese social history, the history of charismatic global religious movements, and global Mormonism at the University of Auckland.
- Recent Publications
China and the True Jesus: Charisma and Organisation in a Chinese Christian Church (New York: Oxford University Press, 2019).
“The Devil’s Tongue?: The True Jesus Church’s Uneasy Accommodation with Maoism, 1948-1958,” Modern China 44 (2018), no. 6: 652-682.
“Charismatic Moderns: Chinese Christian Print Culture in the Early Twentieth Century,” Twentieth Century China 42 (2017), no. 1: 26-51.
“Tale of Three Primaries: Critical Mass in Mormonism’s Informal Institutions,” in Joanna Brooks and Gina Colvin, eds., Decolonizing Mormonism: Approaching a Postcolonial Zion (University of Utah Press, May 2018), 229-262.
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