Personal Statement:

Jason Dormady teaches Latin American and World History at Central Washington University. His dissertation was published as Primitive Revolution: Restorationist Religion and the Idea of the Mexican Revolution, 1940-1968 with the Univ. of New Mexico Press. In autumn, 2015, he published an edited collection titled Just South of Zion, The Mormons in Mexico and Its Borderlands, also with the University of New Mexico Press. He is currently working on the urban history of post-revolutionary Guadalajara, Mexico as well asĀ an edited collection examining North Atlantic views of Latin American Religion and Spirituality.

Dissertation Title:

Not Just a Better Mexico: Intentional Religious Community and the Mexican State, l940-l964

Faculty Advisor(s):

Sarah Cline
Francis Dutra
Zaragosa Vargas
Paul Spickard