Nebraska Today: Book of Mormon among religious texts that outline racial divides

I'm honored to have Race and the Making of the Mormon People featured in the September 13 edition of Nebraska Today. Where did the notion of race arise? Historians and social scientists have long sought to answer this question, identifying ebbs and flows in its cultural significance, yet never reaching agreement on how it began. After spending [...]

Advance Praise for Race and the Making of the Mormon People

I'm honored to receive this advance praise for Race and the Making of the Mormon People from two of the most celebrated scholars in Mormonism.   "Max Perry Mueller’s brilliant analysis substantively enriches a growing body of excellent work on Mormonism and race. Mueller offers profound insight into both the tradition’s American sojourn and the nation’s wrenching [...]