Joel Rasmussen is Associate Professor in Nineteenth-Century Christian Thought and Director of the Oxford Centre for Theology and Modern Thought. His research interests include theology, philosophy, and the history of Christianity, with a focus on the interactions of Protestantism, modern philosophy and literature. His publications include Between Irony and Witness: Kierkegaard's Poetics of Faith, Hope, And Love (New York & London: T&T Clark, 2005); "Bunyan and America," in The Oxford Handbook of John Bunyan, ed. Michael Davies (forthcoming from Oxford University Press); and "William James, A Pluralistic Universe, and the Ancient Quarrel between Philosophy and Poetry," in William James and the Transatlantic Conversation: Pragmatism, Pluralism, and Philosophy of Religion, ed. Martin Halliewell and Joel D. S. Rasmussen (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2014).
Dr. Rasmussen is currently at work on a volume entitled Christianity and the Cultures of Modernity under contract with Princeton University Press.