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Randall Stephens is an Associate Professor and Reader in History and American Studies at Northumbria University, Newcastle Upon Tyne. He is the author of "The Fire Spreads: Holiness and Pentecostalism in the American South" and "The Anointed: Evangelical Truth in a Secular Age," co-authored with Karl Giberson. He is currently completing a book on religion and rock music for Harvard University Press. In spring 2012 Randall was a Fulbright Roving Scholar in American Studies in Norway. He has also written for the New York Times, the Chronicle of Higher Education, the Independent, the Atlantic blog, Salon, and the Christian Century.