Andrea C. Abrams is a professor of anthropology, African American studies and gender studies at Centre College. Her research focuses on racial and gender issues in the South. Her book, God and Blackness: Race, Gender and Identity in a Middle Class Afrocentric Church will be published March 2014 by New York University Press. Abrams has a B.A. in sociology and anthropology from Agnes Scott College. She earned a M.A. in anthropology, a graduate certificate in women's studies, and a Ph.D. in anthropology from Emory University.
Areas of Research
race, gender, African American
God and Blackness: Race, Gender and Identity in a Middle Class Afrocentric (March 2014 NYU Press)