Alex Parrish, BA (Moody Bible Institute), MTS (Duke Divinity School)

Alex is a historian of American Christianity, particularly interested in the social movements of Christians in the early 20th century. He is a PhD student at Garrett-Evangelical Theological Seminary in Evanston, IL, USA.

Alex’s wider scholarly interests include religion and culture in Alaska (his home state), race and religion, popular culture and religion, Methodism and societies, and sport history. In his spare time, he enjoys reading true crime, playing guitar, watching sports, and getting lost in whatever town he happens to be residing.

Alex is the Postgraduate Assistant for the Manchester Wesley Research Centre. He can be reached via email at

Alex’s CV