Samira Mehta

Samira Mehta publishes another article in The Conversation

June 14, 2022

Views on abortion differ not only among major religious traditions, but within each one. Samira Mehta, CU expert on religion, gender and sexuality, shares on The Conversation. Read the article here .

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Samira Mehta publishes a new article about birth control in The Conversation

June 1, 2022

Samira Mehta recently published the article " Protestants and the pill: How US Christians helped make birth control mainstream ." Professor Mehta’s current project, God Bless the Pill? Sexuality, Contraception, and American Religion examines the role of Jewish, Catholic, and Protestant voices in competing moral logics of contraception, population control,...

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Samira Mehta quoted in a new article in Religious News Service

May 16, 2022

Samira Mehta was quoted in a new article about sustainability and faith-based food practices. You can read the article here: Faith-based foodies don’t stop at kosher or halal in search of sustainable eating

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Samira Mehta interviewed on MSNBC in a segment on anti-semitism in the US

Feb. 11, 2022

Samira Mehta was interviewed on MSNBC in a segment on anti-semitism in the US and the controversy surrounding Deborah’s Lipstadt’s recent nomination by the Biden administration. You can find the clip here .

Jews of Color

A feature article on the new "Jews of Color: Histories and Futures" initiative appears in the Forward.

Jan. 24, 2022

Read about the new Henry Luce Foundation supported initiative, “Jews of Color: Histories and Futures,” spearheaded by Samira Mehta: " ‘A chance to change the world’ — new initiative to elevate voices and experiences of Jews of Color "

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Samira Mehta talks about Hanukkah celebrations in Colorado and the U.S.

Nov. 29, 2021

Samira Mehta was interviewed by the Colorado Springs Gazette and KRDO News Radio about Hanukkah celebrations in Colorado and the U.S. https://gazette.com/news/public-hanukkah-celebrations-begin-sunday-in-co... https://krdonewsradio.podbean.com/e/holiday-extravaganza-november-24-202...

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Samira Mehta interviewed by Channel 9 News in Denver

Sept. 15, 2021

Samira Mehta was interviewed by Channel 9 News in Denver on vaccine mandates and religious exemptions. You can find the news story here .

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Samira Mehta interviewed by USA Today

Sept. 8, 2021

Samira Mehta was interviewed by USA Today. You can find the article here .

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Samira Mehta has published a new article

Aug. 30, 2021

Samira Mehta has just published a new article, “Asian American Jews, Race, and Religious Identity,” in the Journal of the American Academy of Religion . You can access it here: https://doi.org/10.1093/jaarel/lfab058 .

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Most children of intermarriage are being raised Jewish. Their parents hope Jewish institutions notice.

May 17, 2021

Professor Samira Mehta is featured in the Jewish Telegraphic Agency article on May 13, 2021 Read the article here