Dr. James Bielo

Dr. James Bielo

Assistant Professor

Anthropology
Upham Hall, 124A
Oxford, OH 45056
513-529-8777
bielojs@MiamiOH.edu

Dr. James Bielo is an Assistant Professor in Anthropology. His ethnographic work focuses on the contemporary United States, specializing in Linguistic Anthropology, Ethnographic Methods, Anthropological Theory and the Anthropology of Global Christianity. He is the author of Words upon the Word: An Ethnography of Evangelical Bible Study (NYU Press, 2009), Emerging Evangelicals: Faith, Modernity, and the Desire for Authenticity (NYU Press, 2011), Anthropology of Religion: The Basics (Routledge, 2015), and the editor of The Social Life of Scriptures: Cross-Cultural Perspectives on Biblicism (Rutgers Press, 2009). Dr. Bielo received his Ph.D. from Michigan State University in 2007. Learn more at www.jamesbielo.com.