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Molly Worthen (born 1981) is a historian of American religion and a journalist. Her first book, The Man on Whom Nothing Was Lost, a biography of American diplomat and Yale professor Charles Hill, was published in 2006 and reviewed by the Boston Globe and Michiko Kakutani in the New York Times. Raised in Glen Ellyn, Illinois, she graduated from Yale in 2003 and earned a Ph.D. in American religious history there in 2011. Her work has also appeared in the New York Times, Slate, Time, the Boston Globe, The New Republic, the Dallas Morning News, and the Toledo Blade. She is an assistant professor of history at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.
Extract from The Man on Whom Nothing Was Lost in the Yale Alumni Magazine: Man & Myth at Yale
Kakutani's review in the New York Times: From Student and Teacher to Biographer and Subject
- Faculty Page at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill