Schermerhorn’s Walking to Magdalena Receives Rave Reviews
Walking to Magdalena, by Associate Professor of Religious Studies Seth Schermerhorn, was published by the University of Nevada Press in 2019. Since then, the book has received more than a dozen positive reviews from academic journals crossing disciplinary boundaries of religious studies, anthropology, Native American and Indigenous studies, and history.
Among the many regional, national, and international journals that have reviewed the book are the Journal of the American Academy of Religion, Reading Religion, Material Religion: The Journal of Objects, Art and Belief, NAIS: Journal of the Native American and Indigenous Studies Association, Transmotion, Journal of Anthropological Research, L’Homme: Revue française d’anthropologie, Kiva: Journal of Southwestern Anthropology and History, The Western Historical Quarterly, Journal of Arizona History.
Choice, the Arizona Daily Star, Goodreads, and Amazon.com have also published reviews. Walking to Magdelena was also selected for an American Academy of Religion Author-Meets-“Critics” panel.