|About: Molly Worthen currently teaches history at the University of North Carolina. Her research focuses are North American religious and intellectual history- particularly the ideas and culture of conservative Christianity in the twentieth century. Her most recent book examines American evangelical intellectual life since 1945. Worthen teaches courses in global Christianity, North American religious and intellectual culture, and the history of politics and ideology. She also writes about religion and politics for the New York Time, Slate, as well as other publications.