Anderson receives Summer Stipend to research and write on idolatry in early Christian era

April 9, 2020
By Dee Menning, CFR

Sonja Anderson, Sonja AndersonAssistant Professor of Religion, has been awarded a National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) Summer Stipend for her project, “Idolatry and Biblical Religion.” During the summer of 2020, Professor Anderson will continue to research and write her first book, studying biblical, early Christian, and rabbinic texts to investigate the construction of idols and idolatry in the early Christian era, and the assumptions and discussions that surround them.