Elizabeth Hayes Alvarez

Elizabeth Hayes Alvarez is Associate Professor of Instruction at Temple University’s Religion Department. She received her Ph.D. in the History of Christianity from the University of Chicago. Her book, The Valiant Woman: The Virgin Mary in Nineteenth-Century American Culture (University of North Carolina Press, 2016), explores Marian imagery and the female ideal in American popular culture. She also published an edited collection, Religion in Philadelphia.

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