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Devaka Premawardhana: Papers and Publications

Faith in Flux: Pentecostalism and Mobility in Rural Mozambique. Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press (forthcoming, 2018).

 Comment on Yonatan N. Gez, Yvan Droz, Edio Soares, and Jeanne Rey, “From Converts to Itinerants: Religious Butinage as Dynamic Identity.” Current Anthropology 58:2 (2017): 153-154.

“Before Habitus: Embodied Indeterminacy in Black Atlantic Pentecostalism.” Annual Review of The Sociology of Religion 8 (2017): 139-158.

 “Conversion and Convertibility in Northern Mozambique.” In What is Existential Anthropology?, edited by Michael Jackson and Albert Piette, 30-57. New York: Berghahn Books, 2015.

 “Pilgrims: Progress and Regress in Three African Memoirs.” Harvard Divinity Bulletin 41:2-3 (2013): 60-66.

 “Transformational Tithing: Sacrifice and Reciprocity in a Neo-Pentecostal Church.” Nova Religio 15:4 (2012): 85-109.

 “The Unremarkable Hybrid: Aloysius Pieris and the Redundancy of Multiple Religious Belonging.” Journal of Ecumenical Studies 46:1 (2011): 76-101. 

 “Response to Klostermaier, Phan, and Light.” Journal of Ecumenical Studies 46:2 (2011): 275-278. 

 “Christianity Becomes Unfamiliar.” Harvard Divinity Bulletin 39:1-2 (2011): 29-34.

 “Martin Luther King Jr. e a Teologia Afro-Brasileira: Um Encontro Crítico.” In Religião, Utopia e Sociedade: Diálogos com Martin Luther King e Richard Shaull, edited by Aliança de Batistas do Brasil, 103-113. Lauro de Freitas, Brazil: Editora Livro, 2009.

 “Protestantism and Candomblé in Bahia: From Intolerance to Dialogue (and Beyond),” with Raimundo C. Barreto, Jr. In The World’s Religions after September 11, vol. 3: “The Interfaith Dimension,” edited by Arvind Sharma, 137-151.  Westport, Conn: Praeger, 2009. 

 “O Espirito Santo e as Religiões do Mundo: Para Além da Mera Tolerância Religiosa.” Epistêmê (Brazil) 11:1 (2009): 123-141.

 “Between Logocentrism and Lococentrism: Alambrista Challenges to Traditional Theology.” Harvard Theological Review 101:3-4 (2008): 399-416.

 “From Dialogue to Liberation: An Ethical Appropriation of Raimon Panikkar’s ‘Radical Pluralism.’” KIATS Theological Journal (South Korea) 2:2 (2006): 359-385.

 Book reviews in The Journal of Religion, Africa, Journal of Religion in Africa.