Elizabeth Flowers

Elizabeth Flowers

Associate Professor
Beasley Hall 316

e.flowers@tcu.edu | 817-257-6442


Ph.D., Duke University
M.Div., Princeton Theological Seminary
BA, Millsaps College

Courses Taught

Understanding Religion
History of Religion in America
Women in American Religion
History of Evangelicalism in the US
Religion in the American South
Religion in the Metroplex
Senior Seminar in Women and Gender Studies
Senior Seminar in Religion

Areas of Focus

American Religious History, Women and Gender Studies

Into the Pulpit: Southern Baptist Women and Power since World War II. (Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2012)

Before Hillary Clinton, there was Rosalynn Carter.” The Christian Century, October 2016.

Interview with Religion in American History.

The ‘C’ in TCU.” TCU Admission Blog, October 2014.

“The Contested Legacy of Lottie Moon:  Southern Baptists, Women, and Partisan Protestantism.” Fides et Historia 43:1 (Winter/Spring 2011): 15-40

TCU Wise Woman Award

  • American Academy of Religion
  • American Society of Church History
  • American Historical Association

Board of Directors, Southwest Commission on Religious Studies