HTI Alumni

Arlene M. Sánchez-Walsh

Arlene M. Sánchez-Walsh

Associate Professor, Azusa Pacific University

Field of Study: Religion 

Arlene M. Sánchez-Walsh is a professor of religious studies at Azusa Pacific University. She is the author of the award-winning book, Latino Pentecostal Identity. She has authored over a dozen articles and book chapters on the subject of Latino/a religion and has served as a media expert for outlets such as the New York Times, Wall Street Journal and On Being with Krista Tippett. Sánchez-Walsh’s current projects include a monograph on Latino/as, American exceptionalism, and the prosperity gospel. Her book, Pentecostalism in America, will be published in spring 2018 by Columbia University Press.