Curtis D. Coats
Center Alumni
Center Alumni & Past Fellows

Curtis D. Coats earned his doctorate in Communications from the University of Colorado in 2007. In 2008, he was a post-doctoral research fellow at the Center for Media, Religion and Culture at University of Colorado. His research explores media and religion in everyday life, with particular emphases on religious/spiritual tourism and the role of media and religion on gender identity. He is at work on a manuscript with co-author Stewart M. Hoover that explores the relationships among media, religion and masculinity, and he recently finished a chapter on New Age tourism in Sedona, Arizona, for the forthcoming edited volume, Media, Spiritualities and Social Change.