Albert J. Raboteau is a specialist in American religious history. His
research and teaching have focused on American Catholic history and
African-American religious movements.
He has written Slave Religion: The 'Invisible Institution' in the
Antebellum South and A Fire in the Bones: Reflections on
African-American Religious History. He is also co-editor of
African-American Religion: Interpretive Essays in History and Culture.
He is currently Co-Director of A Documentary History of
African-American Religion and was a coordinator of the former Center
for the Study of American Religion.
Books by Albert J. Raboteau
A Fire in the Bones
- Slave Religion: The Invisible Institution in the Antebellum
- God Struck Me Dead: Voices of Ex-Slaves (The William Bradford
Collection from the Pilgrim Press)
- Canaan Land: A Religious History of African Americans
- A Sorrowful Joy (Wit Lectures.)
- African American Religion: Interpretive Essays in History and