Shimer College

Selected Articles and Speeches

Selected Publications
Dr. Henking’s publication record includes more than 30 articles and two co-edited anthologies

“Reflections from Prestigious LGBTQ Leaders in Higher Education”
Journal of Psychological Issues in Organizational Culture, vol. 5, Nov. 1, 2014

“Que(e)rying Religion”
Diversity and Democracy, Winter 2008

Mourning Religion. Eds. William B. Parsons, Diane Jonte-Pace, Susan E. Henking. Charlottesville: University of Virginia Press, 2008

“I am a Woman. I am a Leader”
On Campus with Women, Spring 2008

“Difficult Knowledges: Gender, Sexuality, Religion”
Religious Studies News, October 2006

“Does (the History of) Religion and Psychological Studies Have a Subject?”
Mapping Religion and Psychological Studies, 2000

Que(e)rying Religion: A Critical Anthology. Eds. Susan E. Henking, Gary David Comstock. New York : Continuum, 1997

“The Legacies of AIDS: Religion and Mourning in AIDS-Related Memoirs”
Spirituality and Community: Diversity in Lesbian & Gay Experience, 1994

“Sociological Christianity and Christian Sociology: The Paradox of Early American Sociology”
Religion and American Culture, 1993

“Placing the Social Sciences: Cases at the Intersection of the Histories of Disciplines and Religions”
Religious Studies Review, April 1993

“Protestant Religious Experience and the Rise of American Sociology: Evidence from the Bernard Papers”
Journal of the History of the Behavioral Sciences, October 1992

“The Personal is the Theological: Autobiography in Contemporary Feminist Theology”
Journal of the American Academy of Religion, Fall 1991


Selected Speeches

Inauguration Address, “As If Your Life Depended Upon It,” 2014

State of the College Address, “Between Charisma and Bureaucracy: Dangerous Optimism Year 2,” 2014


Selected Communications